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16.93°S 145.78°E 3m AMSL

Cairns Forecast

Today 28°C
Tonight 21°C
Mostly sunny

Now

27.1°C rising
Updated at 15:00 EST

Nth Cst & Tableland for Friday Sunny. Patchy morning fog. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures 23 to 29.

Currently at Cairns

Temperature 27.1°C rising
Dew Point 18.7°C rising
Feels Like 28.2°C
Relative Humidity 60%
Wind icon
WNW 12km/h rising
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 5.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / 0.0mm

Sun on Friday

Sunrise sunrise
06:43 EST
Sunset sunset
18:04 EST

Nearby Now

Cairns Ap 25.9°C
Mareeba Ap 25.8°C
Low Isles 27.5°C
South Johnstone 25.5°C

Next 12 hours in Cairns

mostly clear

6pm

Mostly clear
23°C
mostly clear

9pm

Mostly clear
21°C
mostly clear

12am

Mostly clear
19°C
mostly clear

3am

Mostly clear
18°C
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Cairns 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Aug 1
Sat
Aug 2
Sun
Aug 3
Mon
Aug 4
Tue
Aug 5
Wed
Aug 6
Thu
Aug 7
mostly sunny
Mostly sunny
clearing shower
Clearing shower
possible shower
Possible shower
showers
Showers
possible shower
Possible shower
possible shower
Possible shower
possible shower
Possible shower
Maximum 28°C 28°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 25°C 26°C
Minimum 17°C 21°C 17°C 17°C 18°C 18°C 18°C
Chance of Rain 5% 10% 30% 90% 90% 60% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Very High Very High Very High Very High Very High
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 8
km/h
16
km/h
13
km/h
24
km/h
22
km/h
29
km/h
24
km/h
30
km/h
26
km/h
31
km/h
27
km/h
31
km/h
23
km/h
28
km/h
Wind Direction SE 8km/h
SE
SE 16km/h
SE
SE 13km/h
SE
SSE 24km/h
SSE
SE 22km/h
SE
SSE 29km/h
SSE
SE 24km/h
SE
SSE 30km/h
SSE
SE 26km/h
SE
SSE 31km/h
SSE
SE 27km/h
SE
SSE 31km/h
SSE
SSE 23km/h
SSE
SSE 28km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 70% 53% 67% 45% 57% 50% 74% 60% 76% 63% 75% 62% 76% 65%
Dew Point 17°C 16°C 17°C 15°C 16°C 16°C 17°C 17°C 18°C 18°C 18°C 18°C 18°C 18°C

Cairns Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next Occurrence
First Light Sunrise Sunset Last Light Moon Phase moon set moon rise first quarter full moon last quarter new moon
first light
06:20 EST
sunrise
06:43 EST
sunset
18:04 EST
last light
18:27 EST
moon
set
Fri 22:18 EST
rise
Sat 10:26 EST
moon
Mon
Aug 4
moon
Mon
Aug 11
moon
Sun
Aug 17
moon
Tue
Aug 26

Cairns Past 5 Days

  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Aug 1
15.9°C 28°C 0.0mm
Thu
Jul 31
16.6°C 26.7°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jul 30
15.9°C 26.7°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jul 29
16.9°C 26.6°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jul 28
19.4°C 23.3°C 0.0mm

Cairns Ap Year To Date

average rainfall to Aug
1657.9mm
114.5 day(s)
total for 2014
1670.0mm
119 day(s)
total to this day 2013
957.6mm
120 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

August minimum temperature
lowest this month
15.9°C
1st
lowest on record
7.8°C
7th 1953
average this month
15.9°C
-1.5°C
long-term average
17.4°C
August maximum temperature
highest this month
29.0°C
1st
highest on record
31.4°C
29th 2000
average this month
29.0°C
+2.4°C
long-term average
26.6°C
August rainfall
wettest this month
0.0mm
1st
total this month
0.0mm
0 day(s)
long-term average
26.6mm
7.9 day(s)
wettest on record
140.2mm
1995
driest on record
0.0mm
1990

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