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16.93°S 145.73°E 35m AMSL

Cairns Forecast

This morning 19°C
Today 27°C
Clearing shower

Now

17.8°C steady
Updated at 01:30 EST

Nth Cst & Tableland for Thursday Partly cloudy. The chance of showers in the south. Winds E 20 to 30 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.
Friday Partly cloudy. The chance of showers in the south. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 20 to 30 km/h in the evening.

Currently at Cairns

Temperature 17.8°C steady
Dew Point 17.0°C steady
Feels Like 17.8°C
Relative Humidity 95%
Wind icon
Calm steady
Wind Gusts 0km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 0.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / 0.0mm

Sun on Friday

Sunrise sunrise
06:31 EST
Sunset sunset
18:09 EST

Nearby Now

Cairns Ap 18.7°C
Mareeba Ap 14.1°C
Low Isles 21.9°C
South Johnstone 18.1°C

Next 12 hours in Cairns

mostly cloudy

3am

Mostly cloudy
20°C
mostly clear

6am

Mostly clear
19°C
mostly clear

9am

Mostly clear
23°C
mostly clear

12pm

Mostly clear
26°C
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Cairns 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Aug 22
Sat
Aug 23
Sun
Aug 24
Mon
Aug 25
Tue
Aug 26
Wed
Aug 27
Thu
Aug 28
clearing shower
Clearing shower
possible shower
Possible shower
possible shower
Possible shower
possible shower
Possible shower
mostly sunny
Mostly sunny
mostly sunny
Mostly sunny
sunny
Sunny
Maximum 27°C 27°C 27°C 27°C 28°C 28°C 28°C
Minimum 19°C 18°C 18°C 18°C 18°C 17°C 17°C
Chance of Rain 5% 20% 5% 40% 5% 5% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index 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 17
km/h
24
km/h
22
km/h
26
km/h
21
km/h
24
km/h
18
km/h
23
km/h
17
km/h
21
km/h
14
km/h
20
km/h
14
km/h
19
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 17km/h
SSE
SE 24km/h
SE
SSE 22km/h
SSE
SSE 26km/h
SSE
SE 21km/h
SE
SSE 24km/h
SSE
SSE 18km/h
SSE
SE 23km/h
SE
SSE 17km/h
SSE
SE 21km/h
SE
SSE 14km/h
SSE
SE 20km/h
SE
SSE 14km/h
SSE
SE 19km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 67% 52% 68% 50% 63% 46% 59% 44% 58% 37% 55% 34% 51% 35%
Dew Point 17°C 17°C 17°C 16°C 16°C 15°C 15°C 14°C 14°C 12°C 13°C 11°C 12°C 12°C

Cairns Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next Occurrence
First Light Sunrise Sunset Last Light Moon Phase moon rise moon set new moon first quarter full moon last quarter
first light
06:09 EST
sunrise
06:31 EST
sunset
18:09 EST
last light
18:31 EST
moon
rise
Fri 03:48 EST
set
Fri 15:28 EST
moon
Tue
Aug 26
moon
Tue
Sep 2
moon
Tue
Sep 9
moon
Tue
Sep 16

Cairns Past 5 Days

  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Aug 21
17.6°C 26°C 0.0mm
Wed
Aug 20
12.7°C 26.5°C 0.0mm
Tue
Aug 19
12.7°C 25.9°C 0.0mm
Mon
Aug 18
15.5°C 25.9°C 0.0mm
Sun
Aug 17
19.4°C 27.5°C 0.0mm

Cairns Ap Year To Date

average rainfall to Aug
1657.9mm
114.5 day(s)
total for 2014
1702.0mm
130 day(s)
total to this day 2013
957.8mm
121 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
13.1°C
19th
lowest on record
7.8°C
7th 1953
average this month
17.9°C
+0.5°C
long-term average
17.4°C
August maximum temperature
highest this month
28.5°C
1st
highest on record
31.4°C
29th 2000
average this month
26.2°C
-0.4°C
long-term average
26.6°C
August rainfall
wettest this month
13.4mm
15th
total this month
31.8mm
11 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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