you are not logged in | login or join us

Cairns Weather

  RSS

16.93°S 145.78°E 3m AMSL

Cairns Forecast

This morning 24°C
Today 32°C
Mostly sunny

Now

22.9°C falling
Updated at 06:00 EST

Nth Cst & Tableland for Sunday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower or thunderstorm inland during this afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds becoming E/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 29 to 34.

Currently at Cairns

Temperature 22.9°C falling
Dew Point 22.1°C falling
Feels Like 22.9°C
Relative Humidity 95%
Wind icon
SSW 5km/h falling
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / 0.0mm

Sun on Sunday

Sunrise sunrise
06:17 EST
Sunset sunset
18:42 EST

Nearby Now

Cairns Ap 24.1°C
Mareeba Ap 20.4°C
Low Isles 26.8°C
South Johnstone 22.6°C

Next 12 hours in Cairns

mostly clear

9am

Mostly clear
29°C
mostly clear

12pm

Mostly clear
32°C
mostly clear

3pm

Mostly clear
32°C
mostly clear

6pm

Mostly clear
29°C
powered by Opticast

Nth Cst & Tableland Weather Warnings

There are no warnings current.

Queensland weather update

Queensland Weather Update

This video is updated each morning and afternoon.

Cairns 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Mar 1
Mon
Mar 2
Tue
Mar 3
Wed
Mar 4
Thu
Mar 5
Fri
Mar 6
Sat
Mar 7
mostly sunny
Mostly sunny
possible shower
Possible shower
possible shower
Possible shower
possible shower
Possible shower
possible shower
Possible shower
mostly sunny
Mostly sunny
possible shower
Possible shower
Maximum 32°C 32°C 32°C 32°C 33°C 34°C 33°C
Minimum 24°C 23°C 24°C 24°C 23°C 23°C 24°C
Chance of Rain 30% 40% 80% 60% 30% 40% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 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 5
km/h
16
km/h
7
km/h
19
km/h
17
km/h
26
km/h
18
km/h
24
km/h
12
km/h
19
km/h
6
km/h
16
km/h
7
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction NE 5km/h
NE
ENE 16km/h
ENE
SE 7km/h
SE
E 19km/h
E
SE 17km/h
SE
SE 26km/h
SE
SE 18km/h
SE
ESE 24km/h
ESE
SE 12km/h
SE
ESE 19km/h
ESE
S 6km/h
S
NE 16km/h
NE
NNE 7km/h
NNE
ENE 16km/h
ENE
Relative Humidity 70% 61% 70% 59% 69% 57% 68% 59% 67% 53% 55% 51% 70% 60%
Dew Point 23°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 22°C 23°C 23°C 22°C 22°C 20°C 22°C 24°C 24°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
05:55 EST
sunrise
06:17 EST
sunset
18:42 EST
last light
19:04 EST
moon
rise
Sun 15:30 EST
set
Mon 03:11 EST
moon
Fri
Mar 6
moon
Sat
Mar 14
moon
Fri
Mar 20
moon
Fri
Mar 27

Cairns Past 5 Days

  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Feb 28
23.1°C 32°C 0.0mm
Fri
Feb 27
22.4°C 32.2°C 0.0mm
Thu
Feb 26
23.2°C 32.4°C 14.4mm
Wed
Feb 25
24.5°C 32.1°C 16.2mm
Tue
Feb 24
24.8°C 33.3°C 0.0mm

Cairns Ap Year To Date

average rainfall to Mar
1267.4mm
56.8 day(s)
total for 2015
801.4mm
40 day(s)
total to this day 2014
651.0mm
40 day(s)
wettest day
247.2mm
Feb 8
lowest temperature
19.9°C
Feb 4
highest temperature
36.5°C
Feb 22

Cairns Ap Almanac

March minimum temperature
lowest this month
lowest on record
17.7°C
31st 2009
average this month
 
long-term average
23.1°C
March maximum temperature
highest this month
highest on record
37.7°C
18th 1993
average this month
 
long-term average
30.5°C
March rainfall
wettest this month
total this month
0 day(s)
long-term average
424.2mm
19.4 day(s)
wettest on record
1127.5mm
1945
driest on record
27.8mm
1993

Cairns Weather

Current Conditions

Forecasts

» Cairns Weather on your Mobile

Site search


Enter a postcode or town name for local weather, or text to search the site. » advanced search

Damaging storm front sweeps through Melbourne

06:34 EDT A vicious thunderstorm line associated with destructive wind gusts lashed Melbourne and surrounding suburbs last night, causing widespread power outages and damage.

Help with Weatherzone