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Cairns Forecast

This morning 25°C
Today 32°C
possible_shower

Now

24.6°C falling
Updated at 03:20 EST

Nth Cst & Tableland for Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, becoming less likely later this evening. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds E 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.
Thursday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning.

Currently at Cairns

24-hour graph
Temperature 24.6°C falling
Dew Point 23.0°C falling
Feels Like 24.6°C
Relative Humidity 91%
Wind icon
SSE 5km/h steady
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:15 EST
Sunset sunset
18:46 EST

Nearby Now

Cairns Ap 25.2°C
Mareeba Ap 22.6°C
Low Isles 25.9°C

Next 12 hours in Cairns

48-hour forecast

6am

Chance shower
25°C

9am

Shower. Chance storm
29°C

12pm

Shower. Chance storm
32°C

3pm

Chance shower or storm
32°C

Nth Cst & Tableland Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Cairns 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Feb 23
Fri
Feb 24
Sat
Feb 25
Sun
Feb 26
Mon
Feb 27
Tue
Feb 28
Wed
Mar 1

Possible shower

Showers

Possible shower

Possible shower

Showers

Possible shower

Showers
Maximum 32°C 31°C 31°C 31°C 31°C 31°C 33°C
Minimum 25°C 25°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 80% 60% 90% 70% 90%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 5-10mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 5-10mm
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 14
km/h
26
km/h
14
km/h
23
km/h
16
km/h
25
km/h
16
km/h
27
km/h
20
km/h
29
km/h
22
km/h
29
km/h
22
km/h
30
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 14km/h
SSE
SE 26km/h
SE
SSE 14km/h
SSE
SE 23km/h
SE
SE 16km/h
SE
SSE 25km/h
SSE
SSE 16km/h
SSE
SE 27km/h
SE
SSE 20km/h
SSE
SE 29km/h
SE
SSE 22km/h
SSE
SSE 29km/h
SSE
SSE 22km/h
SSE
SSE 30km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 75% 69% 78% 72% 76% 70% 69% 61% 74% 69% 73% 65% 74% 70%
Dew Point 24°C 26°C 25°C 25°C 24°C 25°C 22°C 23°C 24°C 24°C 23°C 24°C 24°C 26°C

Cairns Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:53 EST
sunrise
06:15 EST
sunset
18:46 EST
last light
19:08 EST
moon
set
Thu 16:07 EST
rise
Fri 03:48 EST
moon
Mon
Feb 27
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
Mon
Mar 13
moon
Tue
Mar 21

Cairns Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Feb 22
23.7°C 33°C 20.8mm
Tue
Feb 21
24.6°C 32.6°C 0.0mm
Mon
Feb 20
24.0°C 32.9°C 0.0mm
Sun
Feb 19
24.0°C 32.7°C 0.0mm
Sat
Feb 18
23.3°C 32.1°C -

Cairns Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
843.2mm
37.4 Day(s)
Total For 2017
774.0mm
34 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
337.6mm
26 Day(s)
Wettest Day
102.0mm
Feb 5
Lowest Temperature
22.6°C
Jan 19
Highest Temperature
35.5°C
Feb 14

Cairns Ap Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
23.3°C
22nd
Lowest On Record
17.9°C
1st 1975
Average This Month
24.6°C
+0.8°C
Long-term Average
23.8°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
35.5°C
14th
Highest On Record
38.9°C
12th 1969
Average This Month
32.0°C
+0.8°C
Long-term Average
31.2°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
102.0mm
5th
Total This Month
399.2mm
12 Day(s)
Long-term Average
448.9mm
19.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
1287.0mm
2000
Driest On Record
30.4mm
1990
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