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Cairns Forecast

Today 29°C
Tonight 20°C
possible_shower

Now

25.1°C falling
Updated at 12:30 EST

Nth Cst & Tableland for Monday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures 25 to 30.

Currently at Cairns

24-hour graph
Temperature 25.1°C falling
Dew Point 21.6°C falling
Feels Like 26.0°C
Relative Humidity 81%
Wind icon
E 12km/h rising
Wind Gusts 19km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 2.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
06:46 EST
Sunset sunset
17:54 EST

Nearby Now

Cairns Ap 25.0°C
Mareeba Ap 26.0°C
Low Isles 25.5°C

Next 12 hours in Cairns

48-hour forecast

3pm

Slight chance shower
29°C

6pm

Mostly clear
26°C

9pm

Mostly clear
24°C

12am

Mostly clear
23°C

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Cairns 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Jun 27
Tue
Jun 28
Wed
Jun 29
Thu
Jun 30
Fri
Jul 1
Sat
Jul 2
Sun
Jul 3

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 29°C 26°C 25°C 27°C 27°C 26°C 25°C
Minimum 21°C 20°C 18°C 18°C 19°C 19°C 19°C
Chance of Rain 70% 20% 80% 70% 80% 90% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index High High Very 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 8
km/h
13
km/h
26
km/h
29
km/h
24
km/h
27
km/h
18
km/h
20
km/h
15
km/h
21
km/h
23
km/h
26
km/h
23
km/h
26
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 8km/h
SSE
ESE 13km/h
ESE
SSE 26km/h
SSE
SSE 29km/h
SSE
SSE 24km/h
SSE
SSE 27km/h
SSE
SE 18km/h
SE
SE 20km/h
SE
SSE 15km/h
SSE
SSE 21km/h
SSE
SSE 23km/h
SSE
SSE 26km/h
SSE
SSE 23km/h
SSE
SSE 26km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 86% 75% 71% 62% 69% 65% 78% 66% 82% 72% 76% 67% 80% 71%
Dew Point 22°C 24°C 17°C 18°C 16°C 17°C 19°C 20°C 20°C 21°C 18°C 19°C 18°C 19°C

Cairns Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:23 EST
sunrise
06:46 EST
sunset
17:54 EST
last light
18:17 EST
moon
rise
Tue 00:11 EST
set
Tue 12:32 EST
moon
Tue
Jun 28
moon
Mon
Jul 4
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Jul 12
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Jul 20

Cairns Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Jun 27
22°C - 0.4mm
Sun
Jun 26
21.3°C 27°C 0.4mm
Sat
Jun 25
20.9°C 28.4°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jun 24
- 30.7°C -
Thu
Jun 23
20.4°C - 0.0mm

Cairns Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jun
1602.7mm
97.9 Day(s)
Total For 2016
1073.4mm
95 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
1295.0mm
89 Day(s)
Wettest Day
118.0mm
Jan 28
Lowest Temperature
14.5°C
Jun 6
Highest Temperature
37.9°C
Feb 17

Cairns Ap Almanac

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June Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
14.5°C
6th
Lowest On Record
6.2°C
23rd 1946
Average This Month
20.4°C
+2.5°C
Long-term Average
17.9°C
June Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
29.8°C
24th
Highest On Record
30.8°C
17th 2002
Average This Month
27.8°C
+1.8°C
Long-term Average
26.0°C
June Rainfall
Wettest This Month
25.4mm
15th
Total This Month
66.2mm
14 Day(s)
Long-term Average
45.6mm
9.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
144.2mm
1987
Driest On Record
3.2mm
2002
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