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Cairns Forecast

Today 29°C
Tonight 21°C
possible_shower

Now

23.8°C rising
Updated at 09:30 EST

Nth Cst & Tableland for Sunday Mostly cloudy. Very high chance of patchy rain, decreasing to the medium chance of showers during the morning. The chance of a thunderstorm, most likely in the north. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 24 to 30.

Currently at Cairns Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 23.8°C rising
Dew Point 21.5°C falling
Feels Like 23.8°C
Relative Humidity 87%
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SSE 12km/h steady
Wind Gusts 15km/h
Pressure 1012.6hPa steady
Fire Danger 1.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 12.2mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
05:45 EST
Sunset sunset
18:19 EST

Nearby Now

Low Isles 23.2°C
Mareeba Ap 22.6°C

Next 12 hours in Cairns

48-hour forecast

12pm

Chance shower
28°C

3pm

Slight chance shower
29°C

6pm

Shower
26°C

9pm

Mostly clear
25°C

Nth Cst & Tableland Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Cairns 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Oct 22
Mon
Oct 23
Tue
Oct 24
Wed
Oct 25
Thu
Oct 26
Fri
Oct 27
Sat
Oct 28

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 29°C 31°C 30°C 30°C 31°C 31°C 31°C
Minimum 22°C 21°C 21°C 22°C 21°C 20°C 20°C
Chance of Rain 80% 20% 20% 5% 5% 5% 10%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 11
km/h
16
km/h
9
km/h
19
km/h
15
km/h
21
km/h
17
km/h
22
km/h
15
km/h
19
km/h
8
km/h
16
km/h
7
km/h
15
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 11km/h
SSE
ESE 16km/h
ESE
SE 9km/h
SE
E 19km/h
E
SE 15km/h
SE
ESE 21km/h
ESE
ESE 17km/h
ESE
ESE 22km/h
ESE
SE 15km/h
SE
ESE 19km/h
ESE
E 8km/h
E
ENE 16km/h
ENE
ENE 7km/h
ENE
ENE 15km/h
ENE
Relative Humidity 75% 71% 65% 58% 62% 54% 59% 52% 59% 49% 57% 51% 58% 53%
Dew Point 21°C 23°C 21°C 21°C 19°C 19°C 19°C 19°C 19°C 19°C 18°C 19°C 19°C 20°C

Cairns Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:23 EST
sunrise
05:45 EST
sunset
18:19 EST
last light
18:41 EST
moon
set
Sun 20:24 EST
rise
Mon 08:08 EST
moon
Sat
Oct 28
moon
Sat
Nov 4
moon
Sat
Nov 11
moon
Sat
Nov 18

Cairns Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Oct 22
21°C - 12mm
Sat
Oct 21
22.4°C 28°C 11.4mm
Fri
Oct 20
19.4°C 27.1°C 5.4mm
Thu
Oct 19
18.6°C 27.2°C 135.2mm
Wed
Oct 18
20.5°C 29.9°C 9.2mm

Cairns Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Oct
1725.5mm
130.8 Day(s)
Total For 2017
1553.2mm
130 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
1390.2mm
147 Day(s)
Wettest Day
135.2mm
Oct 19
Lowest Temperature
12.6°C
Jun 8
Highest Temperature
36.2°C
Mar 28

Cairns Ap Almanac

full climatology
October Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
18.6°C
19th
Lowest On Record
12.4°C
1st 1946
Average This Month
21.8°C
+1.2°C
Long-term Average
20.6°C
October Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
31.9°C
5th
Highest On Record
36.0°C
24th 2002
Average This Month
30.1°C
+0.6°C
Long-term Average
29.5°C
October Rainfall
Wettest This Month
135.2mm
19th
Total This Month
181.4mm
7 Day(s)
Long-term Average
47.4mm
8.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
394.4mm
2011
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1962
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Weather News

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00:01 EDT

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Storms closing in on Perth, scattering across WA

14:06 EDT

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Another Soaking for Brisbane

09:37 EDT

After receiving October's monthly rainfall total in the past seven days Brisbane is set to see a further 10-20mm today.