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Cairns Forecast

This morning 18°C
Today 30°C
mostly_sunny

Now

15.9°C falling
Updated at 04:20 EST

Nth Cst & Tableland for Friday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower near the coast at night. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds E/SE 25 to 35 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 13 and 19 with daytime temperatures reaching 25 to 32.

Currently at Cairns

24-hour graph
Temperature 15.9°C falling
Dew Point 13.0°C rising
Feels Like 15.0°C
Relative Humidity 83%
Wind icon
SE 9km/h rising
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:08 EST
Sunset sunset
18:13 EST

Nearby Now

Cairns Ap 16.9°C
Mareeba Ap 19.0°C
Low Isles 23.3°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Cairns

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly clear
18°C

9am

Mostly cloudy
26°C

12pm

Mostly clear
30°C

3pm

Mostly cloudy
29°C

Nth Cst & Tableland Weather Warnings

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Qld - Thu 21:47 EST
Coastal Strong Wind/Gale Warning

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Cairns 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Sep 21
Sat
Sep 22
Sun
Sep 23
Mon
Sep 24
Tue
Sep 25
Wed
Sep 26
Thu
Sep 27

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 30°C 29°C 28°C 28°C 29°C 29°C 29°C
Minimum 18°C 19°C 18°C 18°C 17°C 18°C 17°C
Chance of Rain 40% 80% 90% 50% 20% 40% 50%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
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 24
km/h
36
km/h
31
km/h
34
km/h
29
km/h
32
km/h
26
km/h
29
km/h
25
km/h
30
km/h
24
km/h
29
km/h
21
km/h
26
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 24km/h
SSE
SSE 36km/h
SSE
SSE 31km/h
SSE
SSE 34km/h
SSE
SE 29km/h
SE
SE 32km/h
SE
SE 26km/h
SE
SE 29km/h
SE
SSE 25km/h
SSE
SE 30km/h
SE
SE 24km/h
SE
SE 29km/h
SE
SE 21km/h
SE
SE 26km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 59% 59% 59% 57% 65% 62% 61% 56% 60% 50% 56% 48% 57% 49%
Dew Point 17°C 20°C 17°C 19°C 17°C 19°C 17°C 18°C 16°C 17°C 16°C 16°C 16°C 17°C

Cairns Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:47 EST
sunrise
06:08 EST
sunset
18:13 EST
last light
18:34 EST
moon
rise
Fri 15:05 EST
set
Sat 04:09 EST
moon
Tue
Sep 25
moon
Tue
Oct 2
moon
Tue
Oct 9
moon
Wed
Oct 17

Cairns Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Sep 20
15.0°C 29°C 0.0mm
Wed
Sep 19
17.8°C 29.2°C 0.0mm
Tue
Sep 18
18.2°C 28.9°C 0.0mm
Mon
Sep 17
14.5°C 31.3°C 0.0mm
Sun
Sep 16
14.6°C 31.1°C 0.0mm

Cairns Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Sep
1678.1mm
122.4 Day(s)
Total For 2018
2002.0mm
107 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
1371.8mm
123 Day(s)
Wettest Day
217.6mm
Mar 26
Lowest Temperature
11.2°C
Jun 5
Highest Temperature
36.3°C
Jan 4

Cairns Ap Almanac

full climatology
September Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
14.1°C
4th
Lowest On Record
11.1°C
3rd 1948
Average This Month
17.8°C
-0.9°C
Long-term Average
18.7°C
September Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
31.9°C
3rd
Highest On Record
33.9°C
7th 1976
Average This Month
29.7°C
+1.6°C
Long-term Average
28.1°C
September Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
33.3mm
7.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
103.2mm
1951
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1948
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