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Cairns Forecast

This morning 22°C
Today 30°C
possible_shower

Now

23.6°C rising
Updated at 07:30 EST

Nth Cst & Tableland for Saturday Partly cloudy. High chance of showers, most likely during this afternoon and evening. The chance of thunderstorms from late this morning, most likely inland. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 25 to 32.

Currently at Cairns

24-hour graph
Temperature 23.6°C rising
Dew Point 22.0°C rising
Feels Like 23.6°C
Relative Humidity 91%
Wind icon
SE 7km/h steady
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 6.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
05:45 EST
Sunset sunset
18:18 EST

Nearby Now

Cairns Ap 24.7°C
Mareeba Ap 22.4°C

Next 12 hours in Cairns

48-hour forecast

9am

Slight chance shower
27°C

12pm

Slight chance storm
30°C

3pm

Slight chance storm
29°C

6pm

Mostly cloudy
27°C

Nth Cst & Tableland Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Cairns 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Sunny
Maximum 30°C 29°C 31°C 30°C 31°C 31°C 31°C
Minimum 22°C 22°C 21°C 21°C 22°C 21°C 21°C
Chance of Rain 60% 60% 20% 20% 5% 5% 5%
Rain Amount 5-10mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 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 13
km/h
18
km/h
9
km/h
16
km/h
9
km/h
18
km/h
14
km/h
20
km/h
15
km/h
20
km/h
13
km/h
16
km/h
7
km/h
14
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 13km/h
SSE
ESE 18km/h
ESE
SSE 9km/h
SSE
E 16km/h
E
SE 9km/h
SE
E 18km/h
E
ESE 14km/h
ESE
E 20km/h
E
ESE 15km/h
ESE
ESE 20km/h
ESE
ESE 13km/h
ESE
E 16km/h
E
E 7km/h
E
ENE 14km/h
ENE
Relative Humidity 71% 67% 70% 67% 61% 56% 61% 55% 58% 51% 58% 50% 58% 51%
Dew Point 22°C 23°C 21°C 22°C 20°C 21°C 19°C 20°C 19°C 19°C 19°C 19°C 19°C 19°C

Cairns Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:23 EST
sunrise
05:45 EST
sunset
18:18 EST
last light
18:40 EST
moon
set
Sat 19:33 EST
rise
Sun 07:25 EST
moon
Sat
Oct 28
moon
Sat
Nov 4
moon
Sat
Nov 11
moon
Sat
Nov 18

Cairns Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Oct 20
19°C 27°C 14mm
Thu
Oct 19
18.6°C 26°C 121.2mm
Wed
Oct 18
20.2°C 29.1°C 8.8mm
Tue
Oct 17
21.7°C 25.3°C 0.8mm
Mon
Oct 16
20.5°C 28.2°C 13.2mm

Cairns Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Oct
1725.5mm
130.8 Day(s)
Total For 2017
1529.8mm
128 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
1390.2mm
147 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
October Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
18.6°C
19th
Lowest On Record
12.4°C
1st 1946
Average This Month
21.8°C
+1.2°C
Long-term Average
20.6°C
October Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
31.9°C
5th
Highest On Record
36.0°C
24th 2002
Average This Month
30.2°C
+0.7°C
Long-term Average
29.5°C
October Rainfall
Wettest This Month
135.2mm
19th
Total This Month
158.0mm
5 Day(s)
Long-term Average
47.4mm
8.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
394.4mm
2011
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1962
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