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Cairns Forecast

Tonight 21°C
Tomorrow 28°C
possible_shower

Now

23.6°C falling
Updated at 18:20 EST

Nth Cst & Tableland for Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower near the coast, most likely later this evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the late evening.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers near the coast, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming E 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the middle of the day.

Currently at Cairns

24-hour graph
Temperature 23.6°C falling
Dew Point 18.3°C rising
Feels Like 23.6°C
Relative Humidity 72%
Wind icon
SSE 16km/h falling
Wind Gusts 20km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 3.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:46 EST
Sunset sunset
17:53 EST

Nearby Now

Cairns Ap 23.5°C
Mareeba Ap 21.4°C
Low Isles 24.5°C

Next 12 hours in Cairns

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly cloudy
23°C

12am

Chance shower
22°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
21°C

6am

Chance shower
21°C

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Cairns 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Jun 25
Sun
Jun 26
Mon
Jun 27
Tue
Jun 28
Wed
Jun 29
Thu
Jun 30
Fri
Jul 1

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 28°C 28°C 28°C 26°C 25°C 27°C 27°C
Minimum 21°C 21°C 21°C 20°C 18°C 18°C 18°C
Chance of Rain 50% 50% 50% 10% 50% 30% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index High High 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 20
km/h
25
km/h
14
km/h
17
km/h
8
km/h
13
km/h
24
km/h
28
km/h
23
km/h
26
km/h
17
km/h
18
km/h
12
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 20km/h
SSE
SSE 25km/h
SSE
SE 14km/h
SE
SE 17km/h
SE
SSE 8km/h
SSE
ESE 13km/h
ESE
SSE 24km/h
SSE
SSE 28km/h
SSE
SSE 23km/h
SSE
SSE 26km/h
SSE
SE 17km/h
SE
SE 18km/h
SE
SSE 12km/h
SSE
SE 18km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 72% 66% 85% 77% 84% 72% 75% 60% 70% 63% 74% 65% 75% 64%
Dew Point 19°C 21°C 22°C 23°C 22°C 23°C 18°C 17°C 16°C 17°C 19°C 20°C 18°C 19°C

Cairns Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:23 EST
sunrise
06:46 EST
sunset
17:54 EST
last light
18:17 EST
moon
rise
Sat 22:19 EST
set
Sun 11:02 EST
moon
Tue
Jun 28
moon
Mon
Jul 4
moon
Tue
Jul 12
moon
Wed
Jul 20

Cairns Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Jun 25
20.9°C 28°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jun 24
- 30.7°C -
Thu
Jun 23
20.4°C - 0.0mm
Wed
Jun 22
20.1°C 27.8°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jun 21
20.7°C 26.1°C 0.2mm

Cairns Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jun
1602.7mm
97.9 Day(s)
Total For 2016
1068.0mm
93 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
1293.2mm
88 Day(s)
Wettest Day
118.0mm
Jan 28
Lowest Temperature
14.5°C
Jun 6
Highest Temperature
37.9°C
Feb 17

Cairns Ap Almanac

full climatology
June Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
14.5°C
6th
Lowest On Record
6.2°C
23rd 1946
Average This Month
20.3°C
+2.4°C
Long-term Average
17.9°C
June Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
29.8°C
24th
Highest On Record
30.8°C
17th 2002
Average This Month
27.8°C
+1.8°C
Long-term Average
26.0°C
June Rainfall
Wettest This Month
25.4mm
15th
Total This Month
60.8mm
12 Day(s)
Long-term Average
45.6mm
9.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
144.2mm
1987
Driest On Record
3.2mm
2002
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