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Cairns Forecast

Tonight 24°C
Tomorrow 34°C
sunny

Now

23.2°C steady
Updated at 23:20 EST

Nth Cst & Tableland for Sunday Clear. Winds NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.
Monday Hot and mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower or thunderstorm in the north in the evening. Light winds becoming W/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening.

Currently at Cairns Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 23.2°C steady
Dew Point 20.9°C falling
Feels Like 23.2°C
Relative Humidity 87%
Wind icon
W 5km/h falling
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure 1009.9hPa steady
Fire Danger 1.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
06:11 EST
Sunset sunset
18:51 EST

Nearby Now

Mareeba Ap 21.0°C
Low Isles 27.9°C
South Johnstone 21.9°C

Next 12 hours in Cairns

48-hour forecast

12am

Mostly clear
26°C

3am

Mostly clear
25°C

6am

Clear
24°C

9am

Clear
30°C

Nth Cst & Tableland Weather Warnings

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Cairns 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Feb 14
Mon
Feb 15
Tue
Feb 16
Wed
Feb 17
Thu
Feb 18
Fri
Feb 19
Sat
Feb 20

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 34°C 34°C 36°C 36°C 36°C 34°C 33°C
Minimum 24°C 24°C 25°C 25°C 27°C 26°C 25°C
Chance of Rain 5% 20% 5% 60% 70% 70% 40%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 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 6
km/h
14
km/h
10
km/h
13
km/h
10
km/h
12
km/h
13
km/h
12
km/h
11
km/h
14
km/h
8
km/h
16
km/h
13
km/h
20
km/h
Wind Direction SSW 6km/h
SSW
NE 14km/h
NE
W 10km/h
W
NE 13km/h
NE
WSW 10km/h
WSW
ENE 12km/h
ENE
WSW 13km/h
WSW
WNW 12km/h
WNW
SW 11km/h
SW
ESE 14km/h
ESE
SSW 8km/h
SSW
E 16km/h
E
SE 13km/h
SE
ESE 20km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 55% 46% 61% 52% 58% 44% 59% 45% 60% 52% 66% 60% 72% 59%
Dew Point 21°C 20°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 23°C 22°C 23°C 24°C 24°C 25°C 24°C 24°C

Cairns Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:49 EST
sunrise
06:12 EST
sunset
18:51 EST
last light
19:13 EST
moon
rise
Mon 12:23 EST
set
Tue 00:12 EST
moon
Tue
Feb 23
moon
Wed
Mar 2
moon
Wed
Mar 9
moon
Wed
Mar 16

Cairns Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Feb 14
19.8°C 32°C 0.0mm
Sat
Feb 13
21.9°C 31.6°C 0.0mm
Fri
Feb 12
24.0°C 33.4°C 0.0mm
Thu
Feb 11
24.1°C 32.6°C 1.2mm
Wed
Feb 10
25.7°C 31.4°C 7.0mm

Cairns Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
843.2mm
37.4 Day(s)
Total For 2016
298.2mm
25 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
798.0mm
34 Day(s)
Wettest Day
118.0mm
Jan 28
Lowest Temperature
19.8°C
Feb 14
Highest Temperature
36.1°C
Jan 6

Cairns Ap Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
19.8°C
14th
Lowest On Record
17.9°C
1st 1975
Average This Month
25.0°C
+1.2°C
Long-term Average
23.8°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
34.8°C
8th
Highest On Record
38.9°C
12th 1969
Average This Month
32.7°C
+1.5°C
Long-term Average
31.2°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
7.0mm
10th
Total This Month
20.6mm
7 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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