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16.92°S 145.78°E 4m AMSL

Cairns Forecast

Tonight 20°C
Tomorrow 28°C
Possible shower

Now

22.9°C rising
Updated at 21:00 EST

Nth Cst & Tableland for Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of rain near the coast, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers near the coast, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light early in the morning then becoming E/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning.

Currently at Cairns

Temperature 22.9°C rising
Dew Point 20.1°C steady
Feels Like 22.9°C
Relative Humidity 84%
Wind icon
S 12km/h rising
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 2.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wednesday

Sunrise sunrise
06:37 EST
Sunset sunset
17:51 EST

Nearby Now

Cairns Ap 23.3°C
Mareeba Ap 20.4°C
Low Isles 24.9°C
South Johnstone 21.8°C

Next 12 hours in Cairns

possible shower

12am

Slight chance shower
21°C
possible shower

3am

Slight chance shower
21°C
mostly clear

6am

Mostly clear
20°C
mostly clear

9am

Mostly clear
25°C
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Cairns 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
May 27
Thu
May 28
Fri
May 29
Sat
May 30
Sun
May 31
Mon
Jun 1
Tue
Jun 2
possible shower
Possible shower
possible shower
Possible shower
possible shower
Possible shower
possible shower
Possible shower
possible shower
Possible shower
clearing shower
Clearing shower
mostly sunny
Mostly sunny
Maximum 28°C 28°C 28°C 28°C 28°C 28°C 28°C
Minimum 20°C 20°C 22°C 20°C 20°C 19°C 19°C
Chance of Rain 70% 70% 80% 90% 50% 60% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Very High 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 21
km/h
27
km/h
22
km/h
26
km/h
21
km/h
24
km/h
18
km/h
23
km/h
16
km/h
20
km/h
13
km/h
19
km/h
14
km/h
21
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 21km/h
SSE
SE 27km/h
SE
SSE 22km/h
SSE
SE 26km/h
SE
SE 21km/h
SE
SE 24km/h
SE
SSE 18km/h
SSE
SE 23km/h
SE
SSE 16km/h
SSE
SE 20km/h
SE
SSE 13km/h
SSE
SE 19km/h
SE
SSE 14km/h
SSE
SE 21km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 74% 61% 73% 61% 71% 63% 80% 65% 78% 60% 76% 64% 77% 59%
Dew Point 20°C 19°C 20°C 20°C 20°C 20°C 21°C 21°C 20°C 19°C 20°C 20°C 19°C 19°C

Cairns Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next Occurrence
First Light Sunrise Sunset Last Light Moon Phase moon set moon rise full moon last quarter new moon first quarter
first light
06:14 EST
sunrise
06:38 EST
sunset
17:51 EST
last light
18:14 EST
moon
set
Thu 01:44 EST
rise
Thu 14:04 EST
moon
Wed
Jun 3
moon
Wed
Jun 10
moon
Wed
Jun 17
moon
Wed
Jun 24

Cairns Past 5 Days

  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
May 27
20.4°C 28°C 2.8mm
Tue
May 26
21.0°C 27.2°C 2.2mm
Mon
May 25
21.7°C 25.4°C 4.4mm
Sun
May 24
15.6°C 27.9°C 0.0mm
Sat
May 23
19.3°C 26.7°C 0.0mm

Cairns Ap Year To Date

average rainfall to May
1557.1mm
88.3 day(s)
total for 2015
1152.6mm
69 day(s)
total to this day 2014
1577.4mm
94 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
16.2°C
10th
lowest on record
10.1°C
26th 1953
average this month
19.7°C
-0.2°C
long-term average
19.9°C
May maximum temperature
highest this month
31.2°C
6th
highest on record
31.3°C
29th 1958
average this month
28.9°C
+1.3°C
long-term average
27.6°C
May rainfall
wettest this month
13.0mm
17th
total this month
21.2mm
7 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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