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Cairns Forecast

This morning 21°C
Today 31°C
mostly_sunny

Now

22.5°C rising
Updated at 06:50 EST

Nth Cst & Tableland for Monday Mostly sunny. Slight chance of a shower, most likely near the coast. Light winds becoming E 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 27 to 32.

Currently at Cairns Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 22.5°C rising
Dew Point 20.8°C rising
Feels Like 22.5°C
Relative Humidity 90%
Wind icon
Calm falling
Wind Gusts 0km/h
Pressure 1012.5hPa rising
Fire Danger 1.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 3.6mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
05:44 EST
Sunset sunset
18:19 EST

Nearby Now

Low Isles 24.6°C
Mareeba Ap 19.6°C

Next 12 hours in Cairns

48-hour forecast

9am

Mostly clear
27°C

12pm

Mostly clear
30°C

3pm

Mostly clear
30°C

6pm

Mostly clear
27°C

Nth Cst & Tableland Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Cairns 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Oct 23
Tue
Oct 24
Wed
Oct 25
Thu
Oct 26
Fri
Oct 27
Sat
Oct 28
Sun
Oct 29

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 31°C 31°C 30°C 31°C 31°C 31°C 32°C
Minimum 21°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 20°C 20°C 21°C
Chance of Rain 20% 10% 10% 5% 5% 20% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 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 10
km/h
20
km/h
14
km/h
22
km/h
18
km/h
22
km/h
15
km/h
18
km/h
7
km/h
14
km/h
6
km/h
14
km/h
10
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 10km/h
SSE
E 20km/h
E
ESE 14km/h
ESE
ESE 22km/h
ESE
ESE 18km/h
ESE
ESE 22km/h
ESE
SE 15km/h
SE
ESE 18km/h
ESE
E 7km/h
E
NE 14km/h
NE
NE 6km/h
NE
ENE 14km/h
ENE
E 10km/h
E
E 16km/h
E
Relative Humidity 68% 61% 64% 54% 61% 52% 59% 48% 56% 48% 57% 52% 64% 59%
Dew Point 21°C 22°C 20°C 20°C 19°C 19°C 19°C 18°C 18°C 18°C 19°C 19°C 21°C 22°C

Cairns Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:22 EST
sunrise
05:44 EST
sunset
18:19 EST
last light
18:41 EST
moon
rise
Mon 08:08 EST
set
Mon 21:14 EST
moon
Sat
Oct 28
moon
Sat
Nov 4
moon
Sat
Nov 11
moon
Sat
Nov 18

Cairns Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Oct 22
20.7°C 27°C 12.2mm
Sat
Oct 21
22.4°C 27.7°C 11.4mm
Fri
Oct 20
19.4°C 27.1°C 5.4mm
Thu
Oct 19
18.6°C 27.2°C 135.2mm
Wed
Oct 18
20.5°C 29.9°C 9.2mm

Cairns Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Oct
1725.5mm
130.8 Day(s)
Total For 2017
1553.4mm
130 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
1390.2mm
147 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

full climatology
October Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
18.6°C
19th
Lowest On Record
12.4°C
1st 1946
Average This Month
21.8°C
+1.2°C
Long-term Average
20.6°C
October Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
31.9°C
5th
Highest On Record
36.0°C
24th 2002
Average This Month
29.9°C
+0.4°C
Long-term Average
29.5°C
October Rainfall
Wettest This Month
135.2mm
19th
Total This Month
181.6mm
7 Day(s)
Long-term Average
47.4mm
8.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
394.4mm
2011
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1962
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