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Cairns Forecast

Today 28°C
Tonight 20°C
possible_shower

Now

25.0°C rising
Updated at 16:50 EST

Nth Cst & Tableland for Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of light showers near the coast, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h.

Currently at Cairns

24-hour graph
Temperature 25.0°C rising
Dew Point 18.4°C rising
Feels Like 26.0°C
Relative Humidity 66%
Wind icon
ESE 12km/h falling
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 4.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:24 EST
Sunset sunset
18:10 EST

Nearby Now

Cairns Ap 22.8°C
Mareeba Ap 23.4°C
Low Isles 24.1°C

Next 12 hours in Cairns

48-hour forecast

6pm

Slight chance shower
24°C

9pm

Chance shower
23°C

12am

Shower
22°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
21°C

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Cairns 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Aug 31
Thu
Sep 1
Fri
Sep 2
Sat
Sep 3
Sun
Sep 4
Mon
Sep 5
Tue
Sep 6

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 28°C 28°C 28°C 29°C 28°C 28°C 27°C
Minimum 20°C 20°C 20°C 20°C 21°C 21°C 20°C
Chance of Rain 80% 60% 50% 30% 50% 90% 70%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
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 20
km/h
27
km/h
19
km/h
23
km/h
7
km/h
15
km/h
2
km/h
16
km/h
14
km/h
24
km/h
20
km/h
27
km/h
22
km/h
29
km/h
Wind Direction SE 20km/h
SE
SE 27km/h
SE
SE 19km/h
SE
ESE 23km/h
ESE
ESE 7km/h
ESE
ENE 15km/h
ENE
SSE 2km/h
SSE
E 16km/h
E
SSE 14km/h
SSE
SE 24km/h
SE
SSE 20km/h
SSE
SE 27km/h
SE
SSE 22km/h
SSE
SSE 29km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 75% 65% 76% 65% 77% 67% 76% 66% 77% 68% 82% 72% 76% 64%
Dew Point 19°C 20°C 19°C 20°C 20°C 21°C 20°C 22°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 22°C 19°C 19°C

Cairns Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:02 EST
sunrise
06:23 EST
sunset
18:11 EST
last light
18:32 EST
moon
set
Wed 17:12 EST
rise
Thu 06:04 EST
moon
Fri
Sep 9
moon
Sat
Sep 17
moon
Fri
Sep 23
moon
Sat
Oct 1

Cairns Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Aug 31
20.3°C 28°C 1.2mm
Tue
Aug 30
20.2°C 28.3°C 0.0mm
Mon
Aug 29
14.4°C 27.4°C 0.0mm
Sun
Aug 28
15.0°C 25.5°C 0.0mm
Sat
Aug 27
17.2°C 25.2°C 0.0mm

Cairns Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
1658.6mm
114.7 Day(s)
Total For 2016
1200.0mm
122 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
1378.4mm
110 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

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
13.7°C
5th
Lowest On Record
7.8°C
7th 1953
Average This Month
18.5°C
+1.1°C
Long-term Average
17.4°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
29.1°C
26th
Highest On Record
31.4°C
29th 2000
Average This Month
26.8°C
+0.2°C
Long-term Average
26.6°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
9.6mm
9th
Total This Month
40.8mm
13 Day(s)
Long-term Average
26.7mm
7.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
140.2mm
1995
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1990
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