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Cairns Forecast

This morning 20°C
Today 27°C
mostly_sunny

Now

20.2°C falling
Updated at 06:30 EST

Nth Cst & Tableland for Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower along the coastal fringe, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures 22 to 29.

Currently at Cairns

24-hour graph
Temperature 20.2°C falling
Dew Point 16.6°C falling
Feels Like 20.2°C
Relative Humidity 80%
Wind icon
S 12km/h falling
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 2.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:43 EST
Sunset sunset
18:04 EST

Nearby Now

Cairns Ap 21.4°C
Mareeba Ap 17.3°C
Low Isles 23.3°C

Next 12 hours in Cairns

48-hour forecast

9am

Mostly clear
23°C

12pm

Mostly cloudy
26°C

3pm

Mostly cloudy
26°C

6pm

Mostly clear
23°C

Nth Cst & Tableland Weather Warnings

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Strong Wind Warning for the Following Areas: Peninsula Coast and Cooktown Coast

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Cairns 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Jul 30
Sun
Jul 31
Mon
Aug 1
Tue
Aug 2
Wed
Aug 3
Thu
Aug 4
Fri
Aug 5

Mostly sunny

Clearing shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 27°C 27°C 28°C 29°C 26°C 25°C 25°C
Minimum 20°C 20°C 20°C 20°C 19°C 18°C 18°C
Chance of Rain 50% 40% 30% 30% 10% 5% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Very 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 25
km/h
27
km/h
22
km/h
24
km/h
16
km/h
17
km/h
11
km/h
15
km/h
21
km/h
24
km/h
22
km/h
21
km/h
18
km/h
19
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 25km/h
SSE
SSE 27km/h
SSE
SSE 22km/h
SSE
SSE 24km/h
SSE
SSE 16km/h
SSE
SE 17km/h
SE
S 11km/h
S
SE 15km/h
SE
SSE 21km/h
SSE
SSE 24km/h
SSE
SSE 22km/h
SSE
SSE 21km/h
SSE
SSE 18km/h
SSE
SE 19km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 78% 66% 78% 61% 72% 60% 74% 56% 61% 49% 60% 52% 64% 48%
Dew Point 19°C 20°C 19°C 19°C 18°C 20°C 19°C 19°C 14°C 15°C 13°C 15°C 15°C 13°C

Cairns Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:20 EST
sunrise
06:43 EST
sunset
18:04 EST
last light
18:27 EST
moon
set
Sat 14:40 EST
rise
Sun 03:57 EST
moon
Wed
Aug 3
moon
Thu
Aug 11
moon
Thu
Aug 18
moon
Thu
Aug 25

Cairns Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Jul 29
18.4°C 25°C 0.0mm
Thu
Jul 28
18.0°C 26.7°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jul 27
20.1°C 26.0°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jul 26
17.6°C 27.3°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jul 25
15.7°C 28.0°C 0.0mm

Cairns Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jul
1631.9mm
106.8 Day(s)
Total For 2016
1159.2mm
109 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
1358.0mm
104 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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July Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
14.9°C
8th
Lowest On Record
7.3°C
19th 1965
Average This Month
19.2°C
+2.1°C
Long-term Average
17.1°C
July Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
28.9°C
11th
Highest On Record
30.1°C
18th 1964
Average This Month
27.1°C
+1.4°C
Long-term Average
25.7°C
July Rainfall
Wettest This Month
30.6mm
20th
Total This Month
83.4mm
12 Day(s)
Long-term Average
29.2mm
8.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
145.0mm
1969
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1958
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