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Cairns Forecast

This morning 22°C
Today 29°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

24.2°C falling
Updated at 02:50 EST

Nth Cst & Tableland for Friday Cloudy. High chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of thunderstorms, with possible heavy falls in the early morning. Winds E/SE 20 to 30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 17 and 22 with daytime temperatures reaching 23 to 30.
Saturday Mostly cloudy. High chance of showers, most likely from the late morning. The chance of a thunderstorm, most likely inland. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 16 and 22 with daytime temperatures reaching 25 to 32.

Currently at Cairns Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 24.2°C falling
Dew Point 20.5°C rising
Feels Like 24.2°C
Relative Humidity 80%
Wind icon
S 20km/h rising
Wind Gusts 28km/h
Pressure 1013.1hPa falling
Fire Danger 2.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.6mm / -

Sun on Fri

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

Nearby Now

Low Isles 24.7°C
Mareeba Ap 20.5°C

Next 12 hours in Cairns

48-hour forecast

6am

Slight chance shower
22°C

9am

Slight chance shower
26°C

12pm

Slight chance storm
29°C

3pm

Chance shower or storm
29°C

Nth Cst & Tableland Weather Warnings

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Qld - Thu 11:58 EST
Final Flood Warning for the Mulgrave and Russell Rivers

National Forecast

Cairns 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Oct 20
Sat
Oct 21
Sun
Oct 22
Mon
Oct 23
Tue
Oct 24
Wed
Oct 25
Thu
Oct 26

Possible thunderstorm

Showers

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 29°C 30°C 29°C 31°C 30°C 31°C 31°C
Minimum 22°C 22°C 22°C 21°C 21°C 22°C 21°C
Chance of Rain 90% 40% 60% 20% 30% 10% 5%
Rain Amount 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 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 20
km/h
23
km/h
16
km/h
20
km/h
8
km/h
15
km/h
9
km/h
19
km/h
15
km/h
21
km/h
16
km/h
20
km/h
12
km/h
17
km/h
Wind Direction SE 20km/h
SE
SE 23km/h
SE
SSE 16km/h
SSE
ESE 20km/h
ESE
SSE 8km/h
SSE
E 15km/h
E
SE 9km/h
SE
E 19km/h
E
SE 15km/h
SE
ESE 21km/h
ESE
SE 16km/h
SE
ESE 20km/h
ESE
ESE 12km/h
ESE
E 17km/h
E
Relative Humidity 78% 74% 70% 66% 70% 66% 61% 56% 62% 58% 59% 54% 60% 54%
Dew Point 22°C 24°C 22°C 22°C 21°C 22°C 20°C 21°C 19°C 20°C 20°C 20°C 19°C 20°C

Cairns Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:24 EST
sunrise
05:46 EST
sunset
18:18 EST
last light
18:40 EST
moon
rise
Fri 06:03 EST
set
Fri 18:43 EST
moon
Sat
Oct 28
moon
Sat
Nov 4
moon
Sat
Nov 11
moon
Sat
Nov 18

Cairns Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Oct 19
18.6°C 27°C 135.2mm
Wed
Oct 18
20.5°C 29.9°C 9.2mm
Tue
Oct 17
21.9°C 25.5°C 1.0mm
Mon
Oct 16
20.8°C 28.4°C 7.2mm
Sun
Oct 15
22.7°C 31.7°C 0.0mm

Cairns Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Oct
1725.5mm
130.8 Day(s)
Total For 2017
1524.4mm
127 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
1390.2mm
147 Day(s)
Wettest Day
102.0mm
Feb 5
Lowest Temperature
12.6°C
Jun 8
Highest Temperature
36.2°C
Mar 28

Cairns Ap Almanac

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October Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
18.6°C
19th
Lowest On Record
12.4°C
1st 1946
Average This Month
22.0°C
+1.4°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
30.3°C
+0.8°C
Long-term Average
29.5°C
October Rainfall
Wettest This Month
9.2mm
18th
Total This Month
152.6mm
4 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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