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16.92°S 145.78°E 4m AMSL

Cairns Forecast

Today 29°C
Tonight 23°C
Possible shower

Now

28.1°C rising
Updated at 12:32 EST

Nth Cst & Tableland for Saturday Partly cloudy. The chance of showers this morning. Winds E 15 to 25 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures 24 to 29.

Currently at Cairns

Temperature 28.1°C rising
Dew Point 21.1°C rising
Feels Like 30.3°C
Relative Humidity 66%
Wind icon
SE 18km/h steady
Wind Gusts 28km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 5.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Saturday

Sunrise sunrise
06:26 EST
Sunset sunset
18:06 EST

Nearby Now

Cairns Ap 29.5°C
Mareeba Ap 27.0°C
Low Isles 29.2°C
South Johnstone 27.3°C

Next 12 hours in Cairns

mostly clear

3pm

Mostly clear
29°C
mostly clear

6pm

Mostly clear
26°C
mostly clear

9pm

Mostly clear
25°C
mostly clear

12am

Mostly clear
24°C
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Cairns 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Apr 19
Sun
Apr 20
Mon
Apr 21
Tue
Apr 22
Wed
Apr 23
Thu
Apr 24
Fri
Apr 25
possible shower
Possible shower
late shower
Late shower
possible shower
Possible shower
showers
Showers
possible shower
Possible shower
possible shower
Possible shower
possible shower
Possible shower
Maximum 29°C 29°C 29°C 28°C 29°C 30°C 29°C
Minimum 24°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 23°C
Chance of Rain 50% 50% 80% 50% 80% 70% 40%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 5-10mm 5-10mm
UV Index Very High 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 17
km/h
25
km/h
21
km/h
27
km/h
22
km/h
28
km/h
20
km/h
26
km/h
18
km/h
25
km/h
19
km/h
25
km/h
16
km/h
23
km/h
Wind Direction SE 17km/h
SE
SE 25km/h
SE
SE 21km/h
SE
SSE 27km/h
SSE
SE 22km/h
SE
SSE 28km/h
SSE
ESE 20km/h
ESE
SSE 26km/h
SSE
SE 18km/h
SE
SSE 25km/h
SSE
SSE 19km/h
SSE
SSE 25km/h
SSE
SSE 16km/h
SSE
SSE 23km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 70% 59% 67% 55% 73% 63% 81% 67% 84% 75% 83% 64% 76% 57%
Dew Point 21°C 20°C 20°C 19°C 21°C 21°C 22°C 22°C 23°C 23°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 21°C

Cairns Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next Occurrence
First Light Sunrise Sunset Last Light Moon Phase moon rise moon set last quarter new moon first quarter full moon
first light
06:04 EST
sunrise
06:26 EST
sunset
18:06 EST
last light
18:28 EST
moon
rise
Sat 21:29 EST
set
Sun 10:46 EST
moon
Tue
Apr 22
moon
Tue
Apr 29
moon
Wed
May 7
moon
Thu
May 15

Cairns Past 5 Days

  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Apr 19
22°C - 3mm
Fri
Apr 18
24.2°C 30°C 0.0mm
Thu
Apr 17
24.1°C 29.5°C 0.2mm
Wed
Apr 16
23.9°C 30.2°C 0.0mm
Tue
Apr 15
24.3°C 30.7°C 0.0mm

Cairns Ap Year To Date

average rainfall to Apr
1465.2mm
74.5 day(s)
total for 2014
1309.6mm
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
22.2°C
7th
lowest on record
13.0°C
15th 1994
average this month
23.8°C
+2.2°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
30.2°C
+1.0°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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