Fairfax Media Network

Earlville Weather


Cairns Forecast

This morning 24°C
Today 33°C
possible_shower

Now

24.5°C falling
Updated at 02:30 EST

Nth Cst & Tableland for Wednesday Mostly clear. Slight (20%) chance of a shower along the coastal fringe, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds E 20 to 30 km/h.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers near the coast in the morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds E/NE 20 to 30 km/h.

Currently at Cairns

24-hour graph
Temperature 24.5°C falling
Dew Point 22.6°C falling
Feels Like 24.5°C
Relative Humidity 89%
Wind icon
SSW 5km/h falling
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

more
Sunrise sunrise
05:36 EST
Sunset sunset
18:42 EST

Nearby Now

Cairns Ap 25.7°C
Mareeba Ap 21.3°C
Low Isles 27.0°C

Next 12 hours in Cairns

48-hour forecast

3am

Slight chance shower
25°C

6am

Slight chance shower
24°C

9am

Chance shower
30°C

12pm

Mostly clear
32°C

Nth Cst & Tableland Weather Warnings

view all
There are no warnings current.

National Forecast

Cairns 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Dec 8
Fri
Dec 9
Sat
Dec 10
Sun
Dec 11
Mon
Dec 12
Tue
Dec 13
Wed
Dec 14

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 33°C 33°C 32°C 31°C 31°C 32°C 32°C
Minimum 24°C 24°C 24°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 23°C
Chance of Rain 60% 20% 90% 90% 90% 90% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 5-10mm 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 15
km/h
20
km/h
12
km/h
19
km/h
15
km/h
23
km/h
23
km/h
25
km/h
23
km/h
26
km/h
23
km/h
26
km/h
21
km/h
24
km/h
Wind Direction E 15km/h
E
E 20km/h
E
E 12km/h
E
E 19km/h
E
ESE 15km/h
ESE
ESE 23km/h
ESE
SE 23km/h
SE
SE 25km/h
SE
SE 23km/h
SE
SE 26km/h
SE
SE 23km/h
SE
SE 26km/h
SE
SE 21km/h
SE
SE 24km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 69% 61% 59% 56% 64% 61% 68% 63% 69% 67% 69% 68% 66% 65%
Dew Point 24°C 24°C 22°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 22°C 23°C 23°C 24°C 23°C 25°C 23°C 24°C

Cairns Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:12 EST
sunrise
05:36 EST
sunset
18:42 EST
last light
19:06 EST
moon
rise
Thu 12:52 EST
set
Fri 01:21 EST
moon
Wed
Dec 14
moon
Wed
Dec 21
moon
Thu
Dec 29
moon
Fri
Jan 6

Cairns Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Dec 7
23.1°C - 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 6
21.4°C 33.7°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 5
17.5°C 32.5°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 4
16.1°C 32.9°C 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 3
13.4°C 33.6°C 0.0mm

Cairns Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
2007.6mm
154.8 Day(s)
Total For 2016
1337.6mm
147 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
1566.6mm
150 Day(s)
Wettest Day
118.0mm
Jan 28
Lowest Temperature
13.7°C
Aug 5
Highest Temperature
37.9°C
Feb 17

Cairns Ap Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
18.0°C
3rd
Lowest On Record
17.1°C
13th 1972
Average This Month
22.1°C
-1.3°C
Long-term Average
23.4°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
33.8°C
4th
Highest On Record
40.5°C
20th 1995
Average This Month
32.9°C
+1.4°C
Long-term Average
31.5°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
175.9mm
13.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
919.4mm
1973
Driest On Record
9.0mm
1951
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Turbulent Thursday in Vic, Tas, SA

15:52 EDT

Parts of Victoria, Tasmania and South Australia could be lashed by storms and damaging winds on Thursday as a cold front sweeps across Australia's southeast.

How to protect yourself from lightning strikes

15:38 EDT

It is storm season in Australia and, while being struck by lightning is considered a rare occurrence, there are several steps people can take to keep safe.

Storms plaguing NSW, Qld

10:52 EDT

Storm-weary parts of southeast Queensland and northeast New South Wales are preparing for another bout of wild weather today.