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16.92°S 145.78°E 4m AMSL

Cairns Forecast

Today 33°C
Tonight 23°C
Possible shower

Now

31.1°C falling
Updated at 14:30 EST

Nth Cst & Tableland for Friday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the late morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm during this afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming E/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 30s.

Currently at Cairns

Temperature 31.1°C falling
Dew Point 22.4°C rising
Feels Like 35.1°C
Relative Humidity 60%
Wind icon
NE 12km/h steady
Wind Gusts 24km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 6.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / 0.0mm

Sun on Friday

Sunrise sunrise
06:16 EST
Sunset sunset
18:44 EST

Nearby Now

Cairns Ap 30.1°C
Mareeba Ap 31.5°C
Low Isles 34.3°C
South Johnstone 31.3°C

Next 12 hours in Cairns

mostly clear

6pm

Mostly clear
29°C
mostly clear

9pm

Mostly clear
27°C
mostly clear

12am

Mostly clear
25°C
mostly clear

3am

Mostly clear
24°C
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Cairns 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Feb 27
Sat
Feb 28
Sun
Mar 1
Mon
Mar 2
Tue
Mar 3
Wed
Mar 4
Thu
Mar 5
possible shower
Possible shower
possible shower
Possible shower
mostly sunny
Mostly sunny
mostly sunny
Mostly sunny
possible shower
Possible shower
possible shower
Possible shower
possible shower
Possible shower
Maximum 33°C 32°C 32°C 33°C 33°C 32°C 33°C
Minimum 23°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 24°C 24°C 24°C
Chance of Rain 20% 30% 30% 50% 60% 90% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Extreme 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 2
km/h
15
km/h
2
km/h
16
km/h
5
km/h
17
km/h
8
km/h
20
km/h
16
km/h
25
km/h
16
km/h
23
km/h
13
km/h
19
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 2km/h
SSE
ENE 15km/h
ENE
SE 2km/h
SE
ENE 16km/h
ENE
ESE 5km/h
ESE
E 17km/h
E
SE 8km/h
SE
E 20km/h
E
SE 16km/h
SE
ESE 25km/h
ESE
SE 16km/h
SE
SE 23km/h
SE
SSE 13km/h
SSE
ESE 19km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 66% 58% 72% 61% 67% 60% 65% 56% 61% 55% 67% 63% 72% 63%
Dew Point 22°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 22°C 23°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 23°C 23°C 24°C

Cairns Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next Occurrence
First Light Sunrise Sunset Last Light Moon Phase moon set moon rise full moon last quarter new moon first quarter
first light
05:54 EST
sunrise
06:16 EST
sunset
18:44 EST
last light
19:06 EST
moon
set
Sat 01:31 EST
rise
Sat 14:43 EST
moon
Fri
Mar 6
moon
Sat
Mar 14
moon
Fri
Mar 20
moon
Fri
Mar 27

Cairns Past 5 Days

  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Feb 27
22.4°C - 0.0mm
Thu
Feb 26
23.2°C 32.4°C 14.4mm
Wed
Feb 25
24.5°C 32.1°C 16.2mm
Tue
Feb 24
24.8°C 33.3°C 0.0mm
Mon
Feb 23
25.0°C 35.6°C 0.0mm

Cairns Ap Year To Date

average rainfall to Feb
843.2mm
37.4 day(s)
total for 2015
801.4mm
40 day(s)
total to this day 2014
643.4mm
39 day(s)
wettest day
247.2mm
Feb 8
lowest temperature
19.9°C
Feb 4
highest temperature
36.5°C
Feb 22

Cairns Ap Almanac

February minimum temperature
lowest this month
19.9°C
4th
lowest on record
17.9°C
1st 1975
average this month
23.9°C
+0.1°C
long-term average
23.8°C
February maximum temperature
highest this month
36.5°C
22nd
highest on record
38.9°C
12th 1969
average this month
31.5°C
+0.3°C
long-term average
31.2°C
February rainfall
wettest this month
247.2mm
8th
total this month
590.6mm
18 day(s)
long-term average
448.9mm
19.0 day(s)
wettest on record
1287.0mm
2000
driest on record
30.4mm
1990

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