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Cairns Forecast

This morning 23°C
Today 32°C
showers

Now

27.3°C rising
Updated at 07:30 EST

Nth Cst & Tableland for Thursday Cloudy. Very high chance of showers near the coast, medium chance elsewhere. The chance of thunderstorms, with possible heavy falls about the coast and ranges. Winds E 20 to 30 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures 25 to 32.

Currently at Cairns Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 27.3°C rising
Dew Point 22.5°C falling
Feels Like 29.9°C
Relative Humidity 75%
Wind icon
SSE 12km/h falling
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure 1011.6hPa steady
Fire Danger 3.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 12.6mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
05:57 EST
Sunset sunset
18:57 EST

Nearby Now

Low Isles 28.2°C
Mareeba Ap 25.3°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Cairns

48-hour forecast

9am

Chance shower or storm
29°C

12pm

Mostly clear
31°C

3pm

Mostly cloudy
31°C

6pm

Chance shower
29°C

Nth Cst & Tableland Weather Warnings

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Qld - Wed 15:36 EST
Final Flood Warning for the Mulgrave and Russell Rivers

National Forecast

Cairns 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Jan 18
Fri
Jan 19
Sat
Jan 20
Sun
Jan 21
Mon
Jan 22
Tue
Jan 23
Wed
Jan 24

Showers

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible thunderstorm
Maximum 32°C 32°C 33°C 33°C 33°C 32°C 32°C
Minimum 23°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 23°C
Chance of Rain 80% 50% 30% 50% 60% 70% 90%
Rain Amount 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 10-20mm 10-20mm
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 26
km/h
32
km/h
22
km/h
30
km/h
19
km/h
26
km/h
17
km/h
24
km/h
15
km/h
22
km/h
12
km/h
18
km/h
8
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 26km/h
ESE
SE 32km/h
SE
SE 22km/h
SE
SE 30km/h
SE
SSE 19km/h
SSE
SE 26km/h
SE
SSE 17km/h
SSE
SE 24km/h
SE
SSE 15km/h
SSE
SE 22km/h
SE
SSE 12km/h
SSE
SE 18km/h
SE
SSE 8km/h
SSE
ESE 16km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 71% 67% 75% 68% 65% 60% 70% 65% 72% 64% 72% 65% 72% 65%
Dew Point 23°C 25°C 23°C 25°C 22°C 24°C 23°C 25°C 23°C 25°C 23°C 24°C 23°C 24°C

Cairns Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set   First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:34 EST
sunrise
05:57 EST
sunset
18:57 EST
last light
19:21 EST
moon
set
Fri 20:29 EST

moon
Thu
Jan 25
moon
Thu
Feb 1
moon
Thu
Feb 8
moon
Fri
Feb 16

Cairns Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Jan 17
21.8°C 27°C 142.4mm
Tue
Jan 16
22.3°C 32.4°C 109.6mm
Mon
Jan 15
23.5°C 32.0°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jan 14
20.8°C 31.1°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jan 13
22.4°C 32.8°C 0.2mm

Cairns Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
390.2mm
18.5 Day(s)
Total For 2018
375.4mm
10 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
358.6mm
16 Day(s)
Wettest Day
142.4mm
Jan 17
Lowest Temperature
20.8°C
Jan 14
Highest Temperature
36.3°C
Jan 4

Cairns Ap Almanac

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January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
20.8°C
14th
Lowest On Record
18.2°C
10th 1943
Average This Month
23.7°C
+0.0°C
Long-term Average
23.7°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
36.3°C
4th
Highest On Record
40.4°C
29th 1967
Average This Month
32.6°C
+1.1°C
Long-term Average
31.5°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
142.4mm
17th
Total This Month
375.4mm
10 Day(s)
Long-term Average
390.2mm
18.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
1417.4mm
1981
Driest On Record
86.1mm
1967
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