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16.93°S 145.78°E 3m AMSL

Cairns Forecast

Tonight 17°C
Tomorrow 29°C
Mostly sunny

Now

24.6°C falling
Updated at 17:30 EST

Nth Cst & Tableland for Friday Partly cloudy. Winds E 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the late evening.
Saturday Patchy fog in the south in the early morning. Mostly sunny day. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then tending E/NE in the evening.

Currently at Cairns

Temperature 24.6°C falling
Dew Point 18.1°C rising
Feels Like 24.6°C
Relative Humidity 67%
Wind icon
SSE 12km/h falling
Wind Gusts 20km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 3.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / 0.0mm

Sun on Friday

Sunrise sunrise
06:10 EST
Sunset sunset
18:13 EST

Nearby Now

Cairns Ap 24.2°C
Mareeba Ap 23.6°C
Low Isles 23.9°C
South Johnstone 22.7°C

Next 12 hours in Cairns

mostly clear

9pm

Mostly clear
21°C
mostly cloudy

12am

Mostly cloudy
19°C
mostly cloudy

3am

Mostly cloudy
18°C
mostly cloudy

6am

Mostly cloudy
17°C
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Cairns 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Sep 19
Sat
Sep 20
Sun
Sep 21
Mon
Sep 22
Tue
Sep 23
Wed
Sep 24
Thu
Sep 25
mostly sunny
Mostly sunny
mostly sunny
Mostly sunny
mostly sunny
Mostly sunny
mostly sunny
Mostly sunny
possible shower
Possible shower
possible shower
Possible shower
possible shower
Possible shower
Maximum 29°C 29°C 29°C 28°C 27°C 27°C 28°C
Minimum 16°C 17°C 18°C 18°C 18°C 18°C 18°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 30% 60% 90% 60% 40%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 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 15
km/h
25
km/h
15
km/h
26
km/h
19
km/h
29
km/h
23
km/h
31
km/h
24
km/h
32
km/h
24
km/h
31
km/h
21
km/h
29
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 15km/h
SSE
SE 25km/h
SE
SSE 15km/h
SSE
SE 26km/h
SE
SSE 19km/h
SSE
SE 29km/h
SE
SSE 23km/h
SSE
SE 31km/h
SE
SSE 24km/h
SSE
SE 32km/h
SE
SSE 24km/h
SSE
SE 31km/h
SE
SSE 21km/h
SSE
SE 29km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 57% 44% 61% 40% 59% 45% 62% 52% 65% 57% 68% 56% 65% 51%
Dew Point 16°C 15°C 17°C 14°C 17°C 15°C 17°C 17°C 17°C 18°C 18°C 17°C 17°C 17°C

Cairns Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next Occurrence
First Light Sunrise Sunset Last Light Moon Phase moon rise moon set new moon first quarter full moon last quarter
first light
05:47 EST
sunrise
06:09 EST
sunset
18:13 EST
last light
18:34 EST
moon
rise
Sat 03:12 EST
set
Sat 15:01 EST
moon
Wed
Sep 24
moon
Thu
Oct 2
moon
Wed
Oct 8
moon
Thu
Oct 16

Cairns Past 5 Days

  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Sep 19
13.4°C 31°C 0.0mm
Thu
Sep 18
10.9°C 30.8°C 0.0mm
Wed
Sep 17
13.9°C 30.0°C 0.0mm
Tue
Sep 16
15.9°C 29.0°C 0.0mm
Mon
Sep 15
14.5°C 29.1°C 0.0mm

Cairns Ap Year To Date

average rainfall to Sep
1691.7mm
122.1 day(s)
total for 2014
1701.2mm
129 day(s)
total to this day 2013
1004.8mm
131 day(s)
wettest day
115.2mm
Mar 21
lowest temperature
9.9°C
Jul 19
highest temperature
34.3°C
Jan 9

Cairns Ap Almanac

September minimum temperature
lowest this month
12.2°C
3rd
lowest on record
11.1°C
3rd 1948
average this month
15.9°C
-2.8°C
long-term average
18.7°C
September maximum temperature
highest this month
31.4°C
17th
highest on record
33.9°C
7th 1976
average this month
28.5°C
+0.4°C
long-term average
28.1°C
September rainfall
wettest this month
0.0mm
1st
total this month
0.0mm
0 day(s)
long-term average
33.8mm
7.6 day(s)
wettest on record
103.2mm
1951
driest on record
0.0mm
1948

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