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Cairns Forecast

Today 33°C
Tonight 25°C
possible_shower

Now

32.1°C steady
Updated at 14:50 EST

Nth Cst & Tableland for Monday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers. The chance of thunderstorms, most likely in the north. Winds E 20 to 30 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures 29 to 34.

Currently at Cairns

24-hour graph
Temperature 32.1°C steady
Dew Point 22.2°C falling
Feels Like 36.1°C
Relative Humidity 56%
Wind icon
ESE 18km/h falling
Wind Gusts 22km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 8.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
06:00 EST
Sunset sunset
18:57 EST

Nearby Now

Cairns Ap 32.6°C
Mareeba Ap 31.3°C
Low Isles 33.4°C

Next 12 hours in Cairns

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly clear
31°C

9pm

Chance shower
28°C

12am

Chance shower
27°C

3am

Chance shower
26°C

Nth Cst & Tableland Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Cairns 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Jan 23
Tue
Jan 24
Wed
Jan 25
Thu
Jan 26
Fri
Jan 27
Sat
Jan 28
Sun
Jan 29

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Showers

Showers

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 33°C 33°C 33°C 33°C 33°C 34°C 33°C
Minimum 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C
Chance of Rain 70% 80% 70% 80% 90% 90% 90%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 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 14
km/h
22
km/h
16
km/h
22
km/h
16
km/h
22
km/h
16
km/h
22
km/h
16
km/h
22
km/h
18
km/h
26
km/h
16
km/h
23
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 14km/h
ESE
ESE 22km/h
ESE
SE 16km/h
SE
SE 22km/h
SE
SE 16km/h
SE
SE 22km/h
SE
SE 16km/h
SE
SE 22km/h
SE
SE 16km/h
SE
SE 22km/h
SE
SSE 18km/h
SSE
SE 26km/h
SE
SE 16km/h
SE
ESE 23km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 77% 63% 72% 66% 72% 64% 77% 68% 73% 67% 73% 68% 76% 71%
Dew Point 25°C 25°C 25°C 26°C 24°C 25°C 26°C 26°C 25°C 26°C 25°C 27°C 26°C 27°C

Cairns Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise   New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:37 EST
sunrise
06:00 EST
sunset
18:57 EST
last light
19:20 EST
moon
rise
Tue 02:39 EST

moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11
moon
Sun
Feb 19

Cairns Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Jan 23
25.0°C - 0.0mm
Sun
Jan 22
24.5°C 33.3°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jan 21
23.7°C 33.1°C 6.4mm
Fri
Jan 20
- 33.6°C -
Thu
Jan 19
22.2°C 33.7°C 0.4mm

Cairns Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
394.3mm
18.4 Day(s)
Total For 2017
363.8mm
18 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
41.4mm
13 Day(s)
Wettest Day
77.8mm
Jan 11
Lowest Temperature
22.6°C
Jan 19
Highest Temperature
33.4°C
Jan 2

Cairns Ap Almanac

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January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
22.6°C
19th
Lowest On Record
18.2°C
10th 1943
Average This Month
24.4°C
+0.7°C
Long-term Average
23.7°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
33.4°C
2nd
Highest On Record
40.4°C
29th 1967
Average This Month
31.9°C
+0.4°C
Long-term Average
31.5°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
77.8mm
11th
Total This Month
363.8mm
18 Day(s)
Long-term Average
394.3mm
18.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
1417.4mm
1981
Driest On Record
86.1mm
1967
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