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Cairns Forecast

Today 31°C
Tonight 24°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

27.2°C falling
Updated at 14:00 EST

Nth Cst & Tableland for Sunday Partly cloudy. High chance of showers, most likely from late this morning. The chance of a thunderstorm with possible heavy falls. Light winds becoming NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 26 to 31.

Currently at Cairns Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 27.2°C falling
Dew Point 25.0°C rising
Feels Like 31.1°C
Relative Humidity 88%
Wind icon
NNW 14km/h falling
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure 1005.7hPa falling
Fire Danger 2.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.2mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
06:15 EST
Sunset sunset
18:45 EST

Nearby Now

Mareeba Ap 31.7°C
Low Isles 28.3°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Cairns

48-hour forecast

3pm

Chance shower or storm
28°C

6pm

Mostly clear
27°C

9pm

Chance shower or storm
26°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
25°C

Nth Cst & Tableland Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Cairns 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Feb 25
Mon
Feb 26
Tue
Feb 27
Wed
Feb 28
Thu
Mar 1
Fri
Mar 2
Sat
Mar 3

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 31°C 31°C 31°C 31°C 31°C 30°C 30°C
Minimum 24°C 24°C 24°C 25°C 24°C 24°C 23°C
Chance of Rain 80% 60% 70% 70% 70% 90% 90%
Rain Amount 5-10mm 5-10mm 5-10mm 10-20mm 5-10mm 5-10mm 5-10mm
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
18
km/h
8
km/h
15
km/h
8
km/h
15
km/h
6
km/h
14
km/h
8
km/h
14
km/h
9
km/h
14
km/h
10
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 9km/h
NNW
N 18km/h
N
NW 8km/h
NW
N 15km/h
N
NW 8km/h
NW
NNE 15km/h
NNE
N 6km/h
N
NE 14km/h
NE
NE 8km/h
NE
NE 14km/h
NE
E 9km/h
E
ENE 14km/h
ENE
SE 10km/h
SE
E 16km/h
E
Relative Humidity 81% 82% 78% 78% 79% 79% 83% 82% 86% 83% 87% 82% 84% 82%
Dew Point 24°C 25°C 24°C 26°C 25°C 26°C 25°C 27°C 26°C 27°C 25°C 27°C 25°C 26°C

Cairns Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:53 EST
sunrise
06:15 EST
sunset
18:45 EST
last light
19:07 EST
moon
rise
Sun 14:27 EST
set
Mon 02:03 EST
moon
Fri
Mar 2
moon
Fri
Mar 9
moon
Sun
Mar 18
moon
Sun
Mar 25

Cairns Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Feb 25
23.8°C - 10.8mm
Sat
Feb 24
23.4°C 30.6°C 30.6mm
Fri
Feb 23
23.5°C 30.8°C 14.6mm
Thu
Feb 22
23.8°C 28.4°C 2.8mm
Wed
Feb 21
24.9°C 29.4°C 0.0mm

Cairns Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
837.3mm
37.3 Day(s)
Total For 2018
935.8mm
35 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
836.0mm
37 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
23.2°C
-0.6°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
30.8°C
-0.4°C
Long-term Average
31.2°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
71.6mm
6th
Total This Month
271.2mm
13 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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