Cairns Weather


Cairns Forecast

Today 31°C
Tonight 24°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

28.8°C falling
Updated at 16:00 EST

Nth Cst & Tableland for Saturday Partly cloudy. High chance of showers in the north, medium chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm during the morning and afternoon. Winds E 15 to 25 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures 26 to 32.

Currently at Cairns

24-hour graph
Temperature 28.8°C falling
Dew Point 20.8°C rising
Feels Like 28.6°C
Relative Humidity 62%
Wind icon
ESE 22km/h rising
Wind Gusts 28km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 6.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 1.2mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
05:58 EST
Sunset sunset
18:57 EST

Nearby Now

Cairns Ap 29.8°C
Mareeba Ap 26.6°C
Low Isles 27.4°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Cairns

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly clear
29°C

9pm

Mostly clear
27°C

12am

Slight chance shower
26°C

3am

Slight chance shower
25°C

Nth Cst & Tableland Weather Warnings

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Weatherpulse

Cairns 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Jan 19
Sun
Jan 20
Mon
Jan 21
Tue
Jan 22
Wed
Jan 23
Thu
Jan 24
Fri
Jan 25

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 31°C 31°C 31°C 31°C 31°C 30°C 30°C
Minimum 24°C 24°C 23°C 23°C 24°C 24°C 24°C
Chance of Rain 90% 80% 70% 70% 60% 90% 90%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 10-20mm 40-80mm
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 18
km/h
25
km/h
21
km/h
28
km/h
21
km/h
26
km/h
18
km/h
24
km/h
17
km/h
21
km/h
14
km/h
18
km/h
14
km/h
22
km/h
Wind Direction SE 18km/h
SE
SE 25km/h
SE
SE 21km/h
SE
SE 28km/h
SE
SE 21km/h
SE
ESE 26km/h
ESE
SE 18km/h
SE
SE 24km/h
SE
SSE 17km/h
SSE
ESE 21km/h
ESE
SE 14km/h
SE
ESE 18km/h
ESE
SE 14km/h
SE
ESE 22km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 83% 75% 73% 67% 74% 67% 73% 67% 72% 72% 74% 70% 73% 69%
Dew Point 25°C 26°C 23°C 24°C 23°C 24°C 23°C 24°C 23°C 24°C 23°C 24°C 23°C 23°C

Cairns Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:35 EST
sunrise
05:58 EST
sunset
18:57 EST
last light
19:21 EST
moon
rise
Sat 17:00 EST
set
Sun 04:33 EST
moon
Mon
Jan 21
moon
Mon
Jan 28
moon
Tue
Feb 5
moon
Wed
Feb 13

Cairns Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Jan 19
24.1°C 30°C 45.2mm
Fri
Jan 18
22.1°C 31.4°C 0.0mm
Thu
Jan 17
21.6°C 31.5°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jan 16
23.9°C 31.4°C -
Tue
Jan 15
24.1°C 30.4°C 48.8mm

Cairns Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
390.2mm
18.5 Day(s)
Total For 2019
146.2mm
12 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2018
395.0mm
12 Day(s)
Wettest Day
54.4mm
Jan 19
Lowest Temperature
20.6°C
Jan 4
Highest Temperature
34.5°C
Jan 10

Cairns Ap Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
20.6°C
4th
Lowest On Record
18.2°C
10th 1943
Average This Month
23.4°C
-0.3°C
Long-term Average
23.7°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
34.5°C
10th
Highest On Record
40.4°C
29th 1967
Average This Month
31.6°C
+0.1°C
Long-term Average
31.5°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
54.4mm
19th
Total This Month
146.2mm
12 Day(s)
Long-term Average
390.2mm
18.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
1417.4mm
1981
Driest On Record
86.1mm
1967
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