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Cairns Forecast

This morning 24°C
Today 33°C
late_shower

Now

25.8°C falling
Updated at 06:10 EST

Nth Cst & Tableland for Tuesday Partly cloudy. High chance of showers and thunderstorms inland from the late morning. Slight chance near the coast, becoming more likely in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming NW/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 30s.

Currently at Cairns Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 25.8°C falling
Dew Point 23.1°C falling
Feels Like 27.4°C
Relative Humidity 85%
Wind icon
W 9km/h rising
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure 1007.6hPa steady
Fire Danger 1.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:14 EST
Sunset sunset
18:48 EST

Nearby Now

Mareeba Ap 21.5°C
Low Isles 27.7°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Cairns

48-hour forecast

9am

Mostly clear
30°C

12pm

Slight chance storm
33°C

3pm

Mostly clear
32°C

6pm

Mostly clear
30°C

Nth Cst & Tableland Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Cairns 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Late shower

Possible thunderstorm

Showers

Showers

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 33°C 30°C 29°C 29°C 29°C 30°C 30°C
Minimum 24°C 24°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 24°C 23°C
Chance of Rain 80% 80% 80% 90% 90% 90% 90%
Rain Amount 10-20mm 10-20mm 5-10mm 20-40mm 10-20mm 10-20mm 10-20mm
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 9
km/h
15
km/h
7
km/h
11
km/h
10
km/h
15
km/h
9
km/h
15
km/h
8
km/h
15
km/h
8
km/h
14
km/h
8
km/h
14
km/h
Wind Direction WNW 9km/h
WNW
NNE 15km/h
NNE
NW 7km/h
NW
NE 11km/h
NE
SE 10km/h
SE
ESE 15km/h
ESE
E 9km/h
E
NE 15km/h
NE
ENE 8km/h
ENE
NE 15km/h
NE
ENE 8km/h
ENE
NE 14km/h
NE
NNW 8km/h
NNW
NE 14km/h
NE
Relative Humidity 74% 72% 82% 83% 83% 83% 85% 84% 85% 85% 83% 82% 82% 81%
Dew Point 25°C 26°C 25°C 25°C 24°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 26°C 25°C 26°C 24°C 25°C

Cairns Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:52 EST
sunrise
06:14 EST
sunset
18:48 EST
last light
19:10 EST
moon
rise
Tue 09:40 EST
set
Tue 21:52 EST
moon
Fri
Feb 23
moon
Fri
Mar 2
moon
Fri
Mar 9
moon
Sun
Mar 18

Cairns Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Feb 19
23.9°C 31°C 0.0mm
Sun
Feb 18
22.5°C 32.6°C 26.4mm
Sat
Feb 17
23.7°C 33.6°C 0.0mm
Fri
Feb 16
24.5°C 32.0°C 0.0mm
Thu
Feb 15
23.4°C 32.2°C 0.0mm

Cairns Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
837.3mm
37.3 Day(s)
Total For 2018
877.0mm
31 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
749.6mm
33 Day(s)
Wettest Day
142.4mm
Jan 17
Lowest Temperature
19.6°C
Feb 12
Highest Temperature
36.3°C
Jan 4

Cairns Ap Almanac

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February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
19.6°C
12th
Lowest On Record
17.9°C
1st 1975
Average This Month
22.9°C
-0.9°C
Long-term Average
23.8°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
33.6°C
17th
Highest On Record
38.9°C
12th 1969
Average This Month
30.9°C
-0.3°C
Long-term Average
31.2°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
71.6mm
6th
Total This Month
212.4mm
9 Day(s)
Long-term Average
447.1mm
18.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
1287.0mm
2000
Driest On Record
30.4mm
1990
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