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Cairns Forecast

Tonight 25°C
Tomorrow 34°C
mostly_sunny

Now

24.8°C falling
Updated at 23:50 EST

Nth Cst & Tableland for Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the north, becoming less likely later this evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north. Winds S/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending S/SW in the evening.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds S/SW 20 to 30 km/h increasing to 25 to 35 km/h in the late evening.

Currently at Cairns Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 24.8°C falling
Dew Point 23.0°C falling
Feels Like 24.8°C
Relative Humidity 90%
Wind icon
Calm falling
Wind Gusts 0km/h
Pressure 1009.4hPa falling
Fire Danger 1.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:22 EST
Sunset sunset
18:25 EST

Nearby Now

Mareeba Ap 22.9°C
Low Isles 28.8°C

Next 12 hours in Cairns

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
26°C

6am

Mostly clear
25°C

9am

Mostly clear
30°C

12pm

Mostly clear
33°C

Nth Cst & Tableland Weather Warnings

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Qld - Sat 22:44 EST
TC Warning Zone: Ayr-St Lawrence, Mackay & Whitsunday Isl. Watch Zone: Cairns-Ayr, incl Cardwell & Twnsville, Charters Twrs, Mt Coolon

Qld - Sat 22:00 EST
Coastal Strong Wind/Gale Warning

Qld - Sat 11:49 EST
Flood Watch for coastal catchments between Cairns and Gladstone extending inland to the eastern Gulf River catchments

National Forecast

Cairns 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Mar 25
Sun
Mar 26
Mon
Mar 27
Tue
Mar 28
Wed
Mar 29
Thu
Mar 30
Fri
Mar 31

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Windy with showers

Windy with showers

Windy with showers

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 33°C 34°C 35°C 34°C 34°C 34°C 34°C
Minimum 25°C 25°C 26°C 27°C 26°C 26°C 26°C
Chance of Rain 60% 40% 60% 80% 90% 80% 80%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm 5-10mm 10-20mm 5-10mm 1-5mm
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 12
km/h
21
km/h
14
km/h
12
km/h
19
km/h
18
km/h
23
km/h
23
km/h
18
km/h
22
km/h
13
km/h
20
km/h
11
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction SSW 12km/h
SSW
SE 21km/h
SE
WSW 14km/h
WSW
ESE 12km/h
ESE
W 19km/h
W
WNW 18km/h
WNW
NW 23km/h
NW
NNW 23km/h
NNW
NNW 18km/h
NNW
N 22km/h
N
NNW 13km/h
NNW
N 20km/h
N
WNW 11km/h
WNW
NE 18km/h
NE
Relative Humidity 71% 64% 67% 55% 66% 59% 71% 67% 72% 68% 74% 73% 74% 69%
Dew Point 24°C 25°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 26°C 25°C 27°C 25°C 27°C 25°C 28°C 26°C 27°C

Cairns Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:00 EST
sunrise
06:22 EST
sunset
18:24 EST
last light
18:45 EST
moon
rise
Sun 04:18 EST
set
Sun 17:05 EST
moon
Tue
Mar 28
moon
Tue
Apr 4
moon
Tue
Apr 11
moon
Wed
Apr 19

Cairns Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Mar 25
24.0°C 33°C 16.8mm
Fri
Mar 24
25.0°C 31.0°C 0.0mm
Thu
Mar 23
24.8°C 32.5°C 0.0mm
Wed
Mar 22
23.9°C 32.1°C 0.4mm
Tue
Mar 21
24.0°C 31.6°C 0.2mm

Cairns Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
1267.4mm
56.8 Day(s)
Total For 2017
974.6mm
56 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
673.0mm
44 Day(s)
Wettest Day
102.0mm
Feb 5
Lowest Temperature
21.2°C
Mar 12
Highest Temperature
35.5°C
Feb 14

Cairns Ap Almanac

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March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
21.2°C
12th
Lowest On Record
17.7°C
31st 2009
Average This Month
24.1°C
+1.0°C
Long-term Average
23.1°C
March Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
33.2°C
11th
Highest On Record
37.7°C
18th 1993
Average This Month
32.0°C
+1.5°C
Long-term Average
30.5°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
23.8mm
20th
Total This Month
116.0mm
16 Day(s)
Long-term Average
424.2mm
19.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
1127.5mm
1945
Driest On Record
27.8mm
1993
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