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16.93°S 145.78°E 3m AMSL

Cairns Forecast

This morning 18°C
Today 30°C
Mostly sunny

Now

17.1°C rising
Updated at 00:00 EST

Nth Cst & Tableland for Wednesday Clear. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h.
Thursday Areas of fog in the early morning. Mostly sunny day. Winds E/SE 20 to 30 km/h.

Currently at Cairns

Temperature 17.1°C rising
Dew Point 16.0°C rising
Feels Like 17.1°C
Relative Humidity 93%
Wind icon
Calm steady
Wind Gusts 0km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 0.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / 0.0mm

Sun on Thursday

Sunrise sunrise
05:59 EST
Sunset sunset
18:14 EST

Nearby Now

Cairns Ap 19.9°C
Mareeba Ap 14.6°C
Low Isles 23.4°C
South Johnstone 17.2°C

Next 12 hours in Cairns

mostly clear

3am

Mostly clear
19°C
mostly clear

6am

Mostly clear
19°C
mostly clear

9am

Mostly clear
26°C
mostly clear

12pm

Mostly clear
29°C
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Cairns 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Oct 2
Fri
Oct 3
Sat
Oct 4
Sun
Oct 5
Mon
Oct 6
Tue
Oct 7
Wed
Oct 8
mostly sunny
Mostly sunny
late shower
Late shower
mostly sunny
Mostly sunny
possible shower
Possible shower
mostly sunny
Mostly sunny
mostly sunny
Mostly sunny
mostly sunny
Mostly sunny
Maximum 30°C 30°C 29°C 29°C 30°C 31°C 31°C
Minimum 18°C 19°C 19°C 19°C 19°C 19°C 18°C
Chance of Rain 30% 50% 50% 20% 40% 10% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index 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 22
km/h
31
km/h
25
km/h
29
km/h
20
km/h
26
km/h
19
km/h
28
km/h
20
km/h
26
km/h
16
km/h
21
km/h
10
km/h
19
km/h
Wind Direction SE 22km/h
SE
ESE 31km/h
ESE
ESE 25km/h
ESE
ESE 29km/h
ESE
ESE 20km/h
ESE
ESE 26km/h
ESE
SE 19km/h
SE
ESE 28km/h
ESE
SE 20km/h
SE
ESE 26km/h
ESE
SE 16km/h
SE
ESE 21km/h
ESE
SE 10km/h
SE
ESE 19km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 51% 41% 56% 47% 60% 51% 61% 49% 58% 48% 59% 46% 60% 48%
Dew Point 15°C 15°C 17°C 17°C 17°C 17°C 18°C 17°C 17°C 17°C 18°C 17°C 18°C 18°C

Cairns Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next Occurrence
First Light Sunrise Sunset Last Light Moon Phase moon set moon rise full moon last quarter new moon first quarter
first light
05:37 EST
sunrise
05:59 EST
sunset
18:14 EST
last light
18:36 EST
moon
set
Thu 00:22 EST
rise
Thu 12:05 EST
moon
Wed
Oct 8
moon
Thu
Oct 16
moon
Fri
Oct 24
moon
Fri
Oct 31

Cairns Past 5 Days

  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Oct 1
15.7°C 29°C 0.0mm
Tue
Sep 30
19.6°C 29.0°C 2.6mm
Mon
Sep 29
16.2°C 29.1°C 0.0mm
Sun
Sep 28
19.5°C 30.3°C 0.0mm
Sat
Sep 27
17.9°C 31.2°C 0.0mm

Cairns Ap Year To Date

average rainfall to Oct
1738.2mm
130.4 day(s)
total for 2014
1703.0mm
132 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

October minimum temperature
lowest this month
18.6°C
1st
lowest on record
12.4°C
1st 1946
average this month
18.6°C
-2.0°C
long-term average
20.6°C
October maximum temperature
highest this month
29.0°C
1st
highest on record
36.0°C
24th 2002
average this month
29.0°C
-0.5°C
long-term average
29.5°C
October rainfall
wettest this month
0.2mm
1st
total this month
0.2mm
1 day(s)
long-term average
46.5mm
8.3 day(s)
wettest on record
394.4mm
2011
driest on record
0.0mm
1962

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