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16.89°S 145.75°E 8m AMSL

Cairns Forecast

This morning 24°C
Today 29°C
Showers easing

Now

23.2°C rising
Updated at 02:40 EST

Nth Cst & Tableland for Monday Cloudy. Isolated showers, more frequent near the coast. Areas of drizzle. The chance of thunderstorms in the far north. Winds E/SE 20 to 30 km/h.
Tuesday Cloudy. Scattered showers and areas of drizzle, becoming less likely in the afternoon. The chance of thunderstorms in the far north. Winds E/SE 25 to 35 km/h.

Currently at Cairns Ap

Temperature 23.2°C rising
Dew Point 21.1°C steady
Feels Like 23.2°C
Relative Humidity 88%
Wind icon
S 20km/h falling
Wind Gusts 31km/h
Pressure 1014.5hPa rising
Fire Danger 2.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 4.2mm / -

Sun on Tuesday

Sunrise sunrise
06:27 EST
Sunset sunset
18:04 EST

Nearby Now

Low Isles 24.1°C
Mareeba Ap 21.0°C
South Johnstone 22.3°C

Next 12 hours in Cairns

possible shower

6am

Intermittent rain
24°C
possible shower

9am

Slight chance shower
26°C
possible shower

12pm

Slight chance shower
28°C
mostly cloudy

3pm

Mostly cloudy
29°C
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Cairns 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Apr 22
Wed
Apr 23
Thu
Apr 24
Fri
Apr 25
Sat
Apr 26
Sun
Apr 27
Mon
Apr 28
showers easing
Showers easing
showers
Showers
showers
Showers
showers
Showers
showers
Showers
showers
Showers
possible shower
Possible shower
Maximum 29°C 30°C 30°C 30°C 30°C 30°C 30°C
Minimum 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 70% 70% 70% 80% 90%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index 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 20
km/h
26
km/h
18
km/h
26
km/h
16
km/h
23
km/h
15
km/h
23
km/h
17
km/h
24
km/h
19
km/h
25
km/h
19
km/h
26
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 20km/h
ESE
SSE 26km/h
SSE
SE 18km/h
SE
SSE 26km/h
SSE
SE 16km/h
SE
SE 23km/h
SE
SSE 15km/h
SSE
SE 23km/h
SE
SE 17km/h
SE
SE 24km/h
SE
SE 19km/h
SE
SE 25km/h
SE
SE 19km/h
SE
SE 26km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 80% 64% 80% 66% 80% 66% 79% 66% 78% 66% 80% 65% 78% 66%
Dew Point 22°C 22°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 23°C

Cairns Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next Occurrence
First Light Sunrise Sunset Last Light Moon Phase moon set moon rise new moon first quarter full moon last quarter
first light
06:05 EST
sunrise
06:27 EST
sunset
18:04 EST
last light
18:26 EST
moon
set
Tue 12:34 EST
rise
Wed 00:26 EST
moon
Tue
Apr 29
moon
Wed
May 7
moon
Thu
May 15
moon
Wed
May 21

Cairns Ap Past 5 Days

  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Apr 21
23.6°C 28°C 0.0mm
Sun
Apr 20
21.6°C 28.5°C 0.0mm
Sat
Apr 19
23.1°C 29.7°C 0.6mm
Fri
Apr 18
24.6°C 29.4°C 0.0mm
Thu
Apr 17
24.7°C 29.9°C 0.0mm

Cairns Ap Year To Date

average rainfall to Apr
1465.2mm
74.5 day(s)
total for 2014
1310.0mm
72 day(s)
total to this day 2013
704.8mm
69 day(s)
wettest day
115.2mm
Mar 21
lowest temperature
19.1°C
Mar 16
highest temperature
34.3°C
Jan 9

Cairns Ap Almanac

April minimum temperature
lowest this month
21.6°C
20th
lowest on record
13.0°C
15th 1994
average this month
23.7°C
+2.1°C
long-term average
21.6°C
April maximum temperature
highest this month
31.5°C
13th
highest on record
36.8°C
2nd 1988
average this month
29.9°C
+0.7°C
long-term average
29.2°C
April rainfall
wettest this month
98.8mm
13th
total this month
239.6mm
12 day(s)
long-term average
195.2mm
17.7 day(s)
wettest on record
634.6mm
2006
driest on record
13.0mm
2008

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