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Cairns Forecast

This morning 24°C
Today 32°C
possible_shower

Now

25.0°C falling
Updated at 03:09 EST

Nth Cst & Tableland for Tuesday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers near the coast, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers along the coastal fringe, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h.

Currently at Cairns

24-hour graph
Temperature 25.0°C falling
Dew Point 22.5°C falling
Feels Like 25.8°C
Relative Humidity 86%
Wind icon
S 11km/h steady
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.6mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:17 EST
Sunset sunset
18:42 EST

Nearby Now

Cairns Ap 25.6°C
Mareeba Ap 21.2°C
Low Isles 27.7°C

Next 12 hours in Cairns

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly clear
24°C

9am

Slight chance shower
28°C

12pm

Slight chance shower
31°C

3pm

Slight chance storm
32°C

Nth Cst & Tableland Weather Warnings

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There are no warnings current.

National Forecast

Cairns 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Mar 1
Thu
Mar 2
Fri
Mar 3
Sat
Mar 4
Sun
Mar 5
Mon
Mar 6
Tue
Mar 7

Possible shower

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Showers

Possible shower
Maximum 32°C 32°C 31°C 31°C 31°C 31°C 32°C
Minimum 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 25°C
Chance of Rain 80% 90% 90% 90% 90% 70% 90%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 5-10mm 10-20mm 5-10mm 5-10mm 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 23
km/h
30
km/h
20
km/h
27
km/h
14
km/h
19
km/h
11
km/h
17
km/h
9
km/h
16
km/h
6
km/h
16
km/h
6
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 23km/h
SSE
SE 30km/h
SE
SSE 20km/h
SSE
SE 27km/h
SE
SSE 14km/h
SSE
SE 19km/h
SE
SSE 11km/h
SSE
SE 17km/h
SE
SE 9km/h
SE
ESE 16km/h
ESE
SE 6km/h
SE
E 16km/h
E
SE 6km/h
SE
E 16km/h
E
Relative Humidity 76% 69% 79% 73% 80% 79% 80% 78% 79% 73% 79% 73% 77% 73%
Dew Point 24°C 26°C 25°C 26°C 25°C 26°C 25°C 26°C 24°C 25°C 24°C 26°C 25°C 26°C

Cairns Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:55 EST
sunrise
06:17 EST
sunset
18:42 EST
last light
19:04 EST
moon
rise
Wed 08:26 EST
set
Wed 20:45 EST
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
Mon
Mar 13
moon
Tue
Mar 21
moon
Tue
Mar 28

Cairns Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Feb 28
23.5°C 32°C 0.4mm
Mon
Feb 27
24.2°C 32.1°C 1.0mm
Sun
Feb 26
23.3°C 32.0°C 24.0mm
Sat
Feb 25
24.2°C 30.1°C 24.4mm
Fri
Feb 24
25.0°C 30.3°C 15.6mm

Cairns Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
1267.4mm
56.8 Day(s)
Total For 2017
858.6mm
40 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
416.6mm
28 Day(s)
Wettest Day
102.0mm
Feb 5
Lowest Temperature
22.6°C
Jan 19
Highest Temperature
35.5°C
Feb 14

Cairns Ap Almanac

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March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
Lowest On Record
17.7°C
31st 2009
Average This Month
 
Long-term Average
23.1°C
March Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
Highest On Record
37.7°C
18th 1993
Average This Month
 
Long-term Average
30.5°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
Total This Month
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
424.2mm
19.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
1127.5mm
1945
Driest On Record
27.8mm
1993
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