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Cairns Forecast

This morning 23°C
Today 33°C
mostly_sunny

Now

21.8°C rising
Updated at 01:00 EST

Nth Cst & Tableland for Thursday Mostly sunny. Slight chance of a shower along the coastal fringe. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming E/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 16 and 22 with daytime temperatures reaching 29 to 35.
Friday Sunny. Winds NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light early in the morning then becoming E/SE 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 17 and 22 with daytime temperatures reaching 31 to 36.

Currently at Cairns

24-hour graph
Temperature 21.8°C rising
Dew Point 19.9°C rising
Feels Like 21.8°C
Relative Humidity 89%
Wind icon
SE 3km/h rising
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.2mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
05:38 EST
Sunset sunset
18:45 EST

Nearby Now

Cairns Ap 22.7°C
Mareeba Ap 20.1°C
Low Isles 26.5°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Cairns

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
24°C

6am

Mostly clear
24°C

9am

Mostly clear
30°C

12pm

Mostly clear
32°C

Nth Cst & Tableland Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Cairns 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Dec 14
Fri
Dec 15
Sat
Dec 16
Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18
Tue
Dec 19
Wed
Dec 20

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 33°C 33°C 33°C 33°C 33°C 33°C 33°C
Minimum 23°C 23°C 23°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C
Chance of Rain 5% 20% 30% 50% 70% 70% 40%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index 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 17
km/h
24
km/h
12
km/h
24
km/h
13
km/h
24
km/h
18
km/h
27
km/h
19
km/h
27
km/h
19
km/h
24
km/h
14
km/h
22
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 17km/h
SSE
ESE 24km/h
ESE
SSE 12km/h
SSE
ESE 24km/h
ESE
SSE 13km/h
SSE
SE 24km/h
SE
SSE 18km/h
SSE
SE 27km/h
SE
SSE 19km/h
SSE
SE 27km/h
SE
SE 19km/h
SE
SE 24km/h
SE
SE 14km/h
SE
ESE 22km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 58% 51% 61% 51% 61% 53% 66% 56% 65% 58% 72% 62% 69% 57%
Dew Point 21°C 21°C 22°C 21°C 22°C 22°C 24°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 24°C 25°C 24°C 23°C

Cairns Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:14 EST
sunrise
05:38 EST
sunset
18:45 EST
last light
19:09 EST
moon
rise
Thu 02:42 EST
set
Thu 15:24 EST
moon
Mon
Dec 18
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9

Cairns Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Dec 13
21°C 32°C 0.8mm
Tue
Dec 12
21.1°C 32°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 11
23.7°C 31.9°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 10
22.6°C 32.7°C 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 9
24°C 32°C 0.0mm

Cairns Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
1994.9mm
155.2 Day(s)
Total For 2017
1686.2mm
151 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
1457.8mm
156 Day(s)
Wettest Day
135.2mm
Oct 19
Lowest Temperature
12.6°C
Jun 8
Highest Temperature
36.2°C
Mar 28

Cairns Ap Almanac

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December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
21.4°C
6th
Lowest On Record
17.1°C
13th 1972
Average This Month
23.4°C
+0.0°C
Long-term Average
23.4°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
34.2°C
5th
Highest On Record
40.5°C
20th 1995
Average This Month
32.6°C
+1.1°C
Long-term Average
31.5°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
19.0mm
5th
Total This Month
24.4mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
176.7mm
13.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
919.4mm
1973
Driest On Record
9.0mm
1951
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