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Cairns Forecast

This morning 19°C
Today 26°C
possible_shower

Now

18.9°C falling
Updated at 01:40 EST

Nth Cst & Tableland for Sunday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower along the coastal fringe, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h.
Monday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers along the coastal fringe, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming E/SE 20 to 30 km/h early in the morning.

Currently at Cairns Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 18.9°C falling
Dew Point 15.9°C rising
Feels Like 18.9°C
Relative Humidity 83%
Wind icon
SE 18km/h rising
Wind Gusts 19km/h
Pressure 1016.7hPa steady
Fire Danger 2.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
06:46 EST
Sunset sunset
17:53 EST

Nearby Now

Mareeba Ap 15.9°C
Low Isles 22.4°C

Next 12 hours in Cairns

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
20°C

6am

Mostly clear
19°C

9am

Mostly clear
22°C

12pm

Mostly clear
26°C

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National Forecast

Cairns 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Jun 26
Tue
Jun 27
Wed
Jun 28
Thu
Jun 29
Fri
Jun 30
Sat
Jul 1
Sun
Jul 2

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Cloudy

Cloudy
Maximum 26°C 27°C 27°C 27°C 26°C 26°C 27°C
Minimum 19°C 19°C 20°C 20°C 20°C 20°C 20°C
Chance of Rain 30% 30% 30% 40% 50% 80% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index High High High High
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 18
km/h
26
km/h
18
km/h
24
km/h
14
km/h
21
km/h
15
km/h
23
km/h
19
km/h
27
km/h
21
km/h
27
km/h
19
km/h
26
km/h
Wind Direction SE 18km/h
SE
SE 26km/h
SE
SSE 18km/h
SSE
SE 24km/h
SE
SE 14km/h
SE
SE 21km/h
SE
SE 15km/h
SE
SE 23km/h
SE
SSE 19km/h
SSE
SSE 27km/h
SSE
SSE 21km/h
SSE
SSE 27km/h
SSE
SSE 19km/h
SSE
SE 26km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 72% 62% 71% 64% 77% 67% 81% 73% 75% 65% 77% 68% 78% 67%
Dew Point 17°C 18°C 17°C 19°C 19°C 20°C 20°C 21°C 18°C 18°C 19°C 19°C 19°C 20°C

Cairns Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:22 EST
sunrise
06:46 EST
sunset
17:53 EST
last light
18:17 EST
moon
rise
Mon 08:31 EST
set
Mon 20:14 EST
moon
Sat
Jul 1
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Sun
Jul 9
moon
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Jul 17
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Sun
Jul 23

Cairns Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Jun 25
19.1°C 27°C 5.2mm
Sat
Jun 24
19°C 26°C 1mm
Fri
Jun 23
19.7°C 27°C 1.0mm
Thu
Jun 22
19.7°C 27.4°C 0.2mm
Wed
Jun 21
19.9°C 26.1°C 0.4mm

Cairns Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jun
1588.0mm
97.9 Day(s)
Total For 2017
1256.0mm
103 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
1072.2mm
94 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

full climatology
June Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
12.6°C
8th
Lowest On Record
6.2°C
23rd 1946
Average This Month
18.6°C
+0.7°C
Long-term Average
17.9°C
June Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
28.7°C
18th
Highest On Record
30.8°C
17th 2002
Average This Month
26.2°C
+0.2°C
Long-term Average
26.0°C
June Rainfall
Wettest This Month
7.8mm
5th
Total This Month
20.6mm
9 Day(s)
Long-term Average
47.7mm
9.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
177.6mm
2015
Driest On Record
3.2mm
2002
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