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16.93°S 145.73°E 35m AMSL

Cairns Forecast

This morning 15°C
Today 26°C
Late shower

Now

16.2°C rising
Updated at 08:00 EST

Nth Cst & Tableland for Thursday Partly cloudy. Isolated showers developing about the coast and ranges, mainly during the evening. Winds E 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 21 to 26.

Currently at Cairns

Temperature 16.2°C rising
Dew Point 15.1°C rising
Feels Like 16.2°C
Relative Humidity 93%
Wind icon
S 7km/h falling
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 2.6mm / 0.0mm

Sun on Thursday

Sunrise sunrise
06:45 EST
Sunset sunset
18:02 EST

Nearby Now

Cairns Ap 19.7°C
Mareeba Ap 16.1°C
Low Isles 21.9°C
South Johnstone 15.2°C

Next 12 hours in Cairns

mostly clear

9am

Mostly clear
21°C
possible shower

12pm

Intermittent rain
25°C
mostly cloudy

3pm

Mostly cloudy
26°C
possible shower

6pm

Intermittent rain
22°C
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Cairns 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Jul 24
Fri
Jul 25
Sat
Jul 26
Sun
Jul 27
Mon
Jul 28
Tue
Jul 29
Wed
Jul 30
late shower
Late shower
showers
Showers
possible shower
Possible shower
possible shower
Possible shower
possible shower
Possible shower
possible shower
Possible shower
mostly sunny
Mostly sunny
Maximum 26°C 26°C 27°C 24°C 27°C 26°C 27°C
Minimum 15°C 17°C 17°C 17°C 17°C 17°C 16°C
Chance of Rain 80% 80% 60% 70% 40% 50% 60%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index High High Very High Very High Very High Very 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 14
km/h
18
km/h
16
km/h
24
km/h
20
km/h
26
km/h
22
km/h
28
km/h
22
km/h
26
km/h
18
km/h
24
km/h
17
km/h
23
km/h
Wind Direction SE 14km/h
SE
SE 18km/h
SE
ESE 16km/h
ESE
SE 24km/h
SE
SE 20km/h
SE
SSE 26km/h
SSE
SE 22km/h
SE
SSE 28km/h
SSE
SE 22km/h
SE
SSE 26km/h
SSE
SE 18km/h
SE
SSE 24km/h
SSE
SE 17km/h
SE
SSE 23km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 68% 51% 79% 58% 70% 54% 79% 65% 67% 52% 67% 53% 61% 49%
Dew Point 15°C 15°C 18°C 17°C 17°C 17°C 17°C 17°C 16°C 16°C 16°C 15°C 14°C 15°C

Cairns Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next Occurrence
First Light Sunrise Sunset Last Light Moon Phase moon set moon rise new moon first quarter full moon last quarter
first light
06:22 EST
sunrise
06:45 EST
sunset
18:02 EST
last light
18:25 EST
moon
set
Thu 15:51 EST
rise
Fri 05:04 EST
moon
Sun
Jul 27
moon
Mon
Aug 4
moon
Mon
Aug 11
moon
Sun
Aug 17

Cairns Past 5 Days

  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Jul 23
- 27°C -
Tue
Jul 22
10.7°C - 0.4mm
Mon
Jul 21
10.9°C 25.8°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jul 20
10.0°C 24.8°C 0.8mm
Sat
Jul 19
9.4°C 25.6°C 0.0mm

Cairns Ap Year To Date

average rainfall to Jul
1631.3mm
106.6 day(s)
total for 2014
1662.0mm
113 day(s)
total to this day 2013
951.8mm
117 day(s)
wettest day
115.2mm
Mar 21
lowest temperature
9.9°C
Jul 19
highest temperature
34.3°C
Jan 9

Cairns Ap Almanac

July minimum temperature
lowest this month
9.9°C
19th
lowest on record
7.3°C
19th 1965
average this month
15.0°C
-2.1°C
long-term average
17.1°C
July maximum temperature
highest this month
27.9°C
17th
highest on record
30.1°C
18th 1964
average this month
26.1°C
+0.4°C
long-term average
25.7°C
July rainfall
wettest this month
4.2mm
4th
total this month
6.2mm
2 day(s)
long-term average
29.4mm
8.9 day(s)
wettest on record
145.0mm
1969
driest on record
0.0mm
1958

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