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Cairns Forecast

This morning 22°C
Today 31°C
mostly_sunny

Now

21.9°C falling
Updated at 04:00 EST

Nth Cst & Tableland for Monday Mostly clear. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.

Currently at Cairns

24-hour graph
Temperature 21.9°C falling
Dew Point 20.9°C falling
Feels Like 21.9°C
Relative Humidity 94%
Wind icon
S 5km/h falling
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:02 EST
Sunset sunset
18:14 EST

Nearby Now

Cairns Ap 22.9°C
Mareeba Ap 19.5°C
Low Isles 25.3°C

Next 12 hours in Cairns

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly cloudy
22°C

9am

Mostly clear
27°C

12pm

Mostly clear
30°C

3pm

Mostly clear
30°C

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Cairns 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Sep 27
Wed
Sep 28
Thu
Sep 29
Fri
Sep 30
Sat
Oct 1
Sun
Oct 2
Mon
Oct 3

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Late shower
Maximum 31°C 30°C 31°C 30°C 30°C 30°C 31°C
Minimum 22°C 22°C 21°C 22°C 22°C 23°C 23°C
Chance of Rain 60% 5% 60% 90% 50% 40% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 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 10
km/h
19
km/h
12
km/h
18
km/h
9
km/h
19
km/h
6
km/h
18
km/h
8
km/h
17
km/h
9
km/h
18
km/h
10
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction SE 10km/h
SE
ESE 19km/h
ESE
ESE 12km/h
ESE
E 18km/h
E
NNE 9km/h
NNE
NNE 19km/h
NNE
NE 6km/h
NE
E 18km/h
E
ESE 8km/h
ESE
E 17km/h
E
ESE 9km/h
ESE
E 18km/h
E
E 10km/h
E
ENE 18km/h
ENE
Relative Humidity 67% 59% 68% 58% 66% 59% 69% 63% 74% 65% 73% 63% 73% 65%
Dew Point 21°C 22°C 20°C 21°C 20°C 22°C 21°C 22°C 22°C 23°C 22°C 22°C 23°C 23°C

Cairns Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:41 EST
sunrise
06:02 EST
sunset
18:14 EST
last light
18:35 EST
moon
set
Tue 15:07 EST
rise
Wed 04:02 EST
moon
Sat
Oct 1
moon
Sun
Oct 9
moon
Sun
Oct 16
moon
Sun
Oct 23

Cairns Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Sep 26
20.0°C 31°C 0.0mm
Sun
Sep 25
20.0°C 30.4°C 0.0mm
Sat
Sep 24
20.9°C 30.2°C 0.0mm
Fri
Sep 23
21.2°C 29.8°C 5.2mm
Thu
Sep 22
22.9°C 28.2°C 0.8mm

Cairns Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Sep
1692.0mm
122.2 Day(s)
Total For 2016
1248.6mm
134 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
1391.4mm
115 Day(s)
Wettest Day
118.0mm
Jan 28
Lowest Temperature
13.7°C
Aug 5
Highest Temperature
37.9°C
Feb 17

Cairns Ap Almanac

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September Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
18.8°C
21st
Lowest On Record
11.1°C
3rd 1948
Average This Month
20.9°C
+2.2°C
Long-term Average
18.7°C
September Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
30.7°C
10th
Highest On Record
33.9°C
7th 1976
Average This Month
28.7°C
+0.6°C
Long-term Average
28.1°C
September Rainfall
Wettest This Month
16.6mm
13th
Total This Month
48.6mm
12 Day(s)
Long-term Average
33.4mm
7.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
103.2mm
1951
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1948
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