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Cairns Forecast

Tonight 23°C
Tomorrow 33°C
late_shower

Now

28.4°C steady
Updated at 18:10 EST

Nth Cst & Tableland for Friday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower along the coastal fringe, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures 30 to 36.
Saturday Mostly sunny. Slight chance of showers along the coastal fringe in the evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light early in the morning then becoming E/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 17 and 23 with daytime temperatures reaching 30 to 36.

Currently at Cairns Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 28.4°C steady
Dew Point 21.4°C steady
Feels Like 30.9°C
Relative Humidity 66%
Wind icon
E 22km/h steady
Wind Gusts 26km/h
Pressure 1007.9hPa rising
Fire Danger 5.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
05:38 EST
Sunset sunset
18:46 EST

Nearby Now

Low Isles 28.5°C
Mareeba Ap 27.1°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Cairns

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly clear
25°C

12am

Mostly clear
24°C

3am

Mostly clear
23°C

6am

Mostly clear
23°C

Nth Cst & Tableland Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Cairns 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Dec 15
Sat
Dec 16
Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18
Tue
Dec 19
Wed
Dec 20
Thu
Dec 21

Sunny

Late shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Clearing shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 32°C 33°C 33°C 33°C 32°C 33°C 32°C
Minimum 22°C 23°C 24°C 23°C 24°C 24°C 23°C
Chance of Rain 20% 50% 50% 50% 50% 40% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm 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 12
km/h
22
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14
km/h
23
km/h
20
km/h
28
km/h
20
km/h
26
km/h
20
km/h
25
km/h
16
km/h
24
km/h
17
km/h
24
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 12km/h
SSE
ESE 22km/h
ESE
SSE 14km/h
SSE
ESE 23km/h
ESE
SE 20km/h
SE
SE 28km/h
SE
SSE 20km/h
SSE
SE 26km/h
SE
SE 20km/h
SE
SE 25km/h
SE
SE 16km/h
SE
ESE 24km/h
ESE
SE 17km/h
SE
ESE 24km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 63% 54% 60% 53% 66% 56% 63% 55% 68% 61% 66% 58% 66% 56%
Dew Point 21°C 20°C 20°C 21°C 23°C 23°C 22°C 23°C 23°C 24°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 23°C

Cairns Sun & Moon Times

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First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
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Sat 17:03 EST
rise
Sun 04:45 EST
moon
Mon
Dec 18
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
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Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9

Cairns Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Dec 15
21.8°C 33°C 0.0mm
Thu
Dec 14
21.4°C 33.5°C 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 13
22.8°C 32.8°C 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 12
23.0°C 32.8°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 11
24.6°C 32.8°C 0.0mm

Cairns Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
1994.9mm
155.2 Day(s)
Total For 2017
1686.2mm
151 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
1464.2mm
157 Day(s)
Wettest Day
135.2mm
Oct 19
Lowest Temperature
12.6°C
Jun 8
Highest Temperature
36.2°C
Mar 28

Cairns Ap Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
21.4°C
6th
Lowest On Record
17.1°C
13th 1972
Average This Month
23.2°C
-0.2°C
Long-term Average
23.4°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
34.2°C
5th
Highest On Record
40.5°C
20th 1995
Average This Month
32.7°C
+1.2°C
Long-term Average
31.5°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
19.0mm
5th
Total This Month
24.4mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
176.7mm
13.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
919.4mm
1973
Driest On Record
9.0mm
1951
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