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Cairns Forecast

Today 32°C
Tonight 25°C
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Now

31.6°C rising
Updated at 14:20 EST

Nth Cst & Tableland for Wednesday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm, with possible heavy falls in the north. Light winds becoming E 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 27 to 32.

Currently at Cairns

24-hour graph
Temperature 31.6°C rising
Dew Point 22.3°C rising
Feels Like 35.3°C
Relative Humidity 57%
Wind icon
SSE 22km/h rising
Wind Gusts 28km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 8.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:14 EST
Sunset sunset
18:47 EST

Nearby Now

Cairns Ap 31.9°C
Mareeba Ap 30.2°C
Low Isles 27.9°C

Next 12 hours in Cairns

48-hour forecast

3pm

Slight chance storm
32°C

6pm

Slight chance storm
30°C

9pm

Mostly clear
28°C

12am

Mostly clear
27°C

Nth Cst & Tableland Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Cairns 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Showers

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Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 32°C 32°C 31°C 31°C 31°C 31°C 31°C
Minimum 25°C 25°C 25°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C
Chance of Rain 60% 90% 90% 60% 60% 90% 70%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
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 9
km/h
20
km/h
14
km/h
25
km/h
14
km/h
22
km/h
15
km/h
26
km/h
18
km/h
28
km/h
20
km/h
29
km/h
23
km/h
30
km/h
Wind Direction SE 9km/h
SE
ESE 20km/h
ESE
SSE 14km/h
SSE
SE 25km/h
SE
SSE 14km/h
SSE
SSE 22km/h
SSE
SSE 15km/h
SSE
SE 26km/h
SE
SSE 18km/h
SSE
SE 28km/h
SE
SE 20km/h
SE
SE 29km/h
SE
SSE 23km/h
SSE
SSE 30km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 73% 68% 75% 70% 78% 74% 75% 67% 70% 59% 73% 64% 75% 67%
Dew Point 24°C 26°C 25°C 26°C 25°C 25°C 24°C 24°C 23°C 22°C 23°C 24°C 23°C 24°C

Cairns Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:52 EST
sunrise
06:14 EST
sunset
18:47 EST
last light
19:09 EST
moon
set
Wed 15:18 EST
rise
Thu 02:56 EST
moon
Mon
Feb 27
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
Mon
Mar 13
moon
Tue
Mar 21

Cairns Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Feb 22
23.7°C - 20.8mm
Tue
Feb 21
24.6°C 32.6°C 0.0mm
Mon
Feb 20
24.0°C 32.9°C 0.0mm
Sun
Feb 19
24.0°C 32.7°C 0.0mm
Sat
Feb 18
23.3°C 32.1°C -

Cairns Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
843.2mm
37.4 Day(s)
Total For 2017
774.0mm
34 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
299.4mm
25 Day(s)
Wettest Day
102.0mm
Feb 5
Lowest Temperature
22.6°C
Jan 19
Highest Temperature
35.5°C
Feb 14

Cairns Ap Almanac

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February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
23.3°C
22nd
Lowest On Record
17.9°C
1st 1975
Average This Month
24.6°C
+0.8°C
Long-term Average
23.8°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
35.5°C
14th
Highest On Record
38.9°C
12th 1969
Average This Month
31.9°C
+0.7°C
Long-term Average
31.2°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
102.0mm
5th
Total This Month
399.2mm
12 Day(s)
Long-term Average
448.9mm
19.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
1287.0mm
2000
Driest On Record
30.4mm
1990
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