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16.92°S 145.78°E 4m AMSL

Cairns Forecast

This morning 20°C
Today 30°C
Mostly sunny

Now

20.1°C falling
Updated at 06:00 EST

Nth Cst & Tableland for Tuesday The chance of morning fog patches. Sunny afternoon. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 30.

Currently at Cairns

Temperature 20.1°C falling
Dew Point 19.1°C steady
Feels Like 20.1°C
Relative Humidity 94%
Wind icon
S 9km/h rising
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tuesday

Sunrise sunrise
06:30 EST
Sunset sunset
17:57 EST

Nearby Now

Cairns Ap 21.3°C
Mareeba Ap 17.7°C
Low Isles 25.4°C
South Johnstone 18.3°C

Next 12 hours in Cairns

clear

9am

Clear
25°C
clear

12pm

Clear
29°C
mostly clear

3pm

Mostly clear
29°C
clear

6pm

Clear
26°C
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Cairns 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
May 5
Wed
May 6
Thu
May 7
Fri
May 8
Sat
May 9
Sun
May 10
Mon
May 11
mostly sunny
Mostly sunny
sunny
Sunny
possible shower
Possible shower
possible shower
Possible shower
possible shower
Possible shower
possible shower
Possible shower
mostly sunny
Mostly sunny
Maximum 30°C 30°C 30°C 29°C 30°C 30°C 30°C
Minimum 20°C 20°C 21°C 22°C 20°C 21°C 21°C
Chance of Rain 5% 10% 50% 30% 50% 40% 10%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Very High Very High 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 12
km/h
20
km/h
14
km/h
24
km/h
20
km/h
28
km/h
24
km/h
27
km/h
19
km/h
24
km/h
18
km/h
24
km/h
18
km/h
24
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 12km/h
SSE
SE 20km/h
SE
SSE 14km/h
SSE
SE 24km/h
SE
SSE 20km/h
SSE
SE 28km/h
SE
SSE 24km/h
SSE
SE 27km/h
SE
SSE 19km/h
SSE
SE 24km/h
SE
SE 18km/h
SE
SE 24km/h
SE
SSE 18km/h
SSE
SE 24km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 67% 49% 68% 49% 66% 49% 65% 50% 64% 50% 68% 52% 62% 47%
Dew Point 19°C 18°C 19°C 18°C 19°C 18°C 19°C 17°C 18°C 19°C 20°C 19°C 18°C 17°C

Cairns Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next Occurrence
First Light Sunrise Sunset Last Light Moon Phase moon set moon rise last quarter new moon first quarter full moon
first light
06:08 EST
sunrise
06:30 EST
sunset
17:57 EST
last light
18:20 EST
moon
set
Tue 07:10 EST
rise
Tue 18:56 EST
moon
Mon
May 11
moon
Mon
May 18
moon
Tue
May 26
moon
Wed
Jun 3

Cairns Past 5 Days

  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
May 4
21.1°C 30°C 0.0mm
Sun
May 3
19.1°C 30.5°C 0.0mm
Sat
May 2
17.8°C 29.5°C 0.0mm
Fri
May 1
18.1°C 29.7°C 0.0mm
Thu
Apr 30
17.7°C 29.6°C 0.0mm

Cairns Ap Year To Date

average rainfall to May
1557.1mm
88.3 day(s)
total for 2015
1130.6mm
64 day(s)
total to this day 2014
1491.8mm
79 day(s)
wettest day
247.2mm
Feb 8
lowest temperature
16.2°C
Apr 27
highest temperature
36.5°C
Feb 22

Cairns Ap Almanac

May minimum temperature
lowest this month
18.8°C
1st
lowest on record
10.1°C
26th 1953
average this month
20.0°C
+0.1°C
long-term average
19.9°C
May maximum temperature
highest this month
30.0°C
3rd
highest on record
31.3°C
29th 1958
average this month
29.7°C
+2.1°C
long-term average
27.6°C
May rainfall
wettest this month
0.0mm
1st
total this month
0.0mm
0 day(s)
long-term average
91.4mm
13.8 day(s)
wettest on record
322.3mm
1964
driest on record
3.2mm
2001

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