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17.09°S 145.77°E 35m AMSL

Cairns Forecast

This morning 20°C
Today 27°C
Mostly sunny

Now

20.7°C steady
Updated at 00:00 EST

Nth Cst & Tableland for Friday Partly cloudy. The chance of showers about the coast in the south this evening. Winds E/SE 20 to 30 km/h.
Saturday Partly cloudy. The chance of showers about the coast in the south in the morning. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h.

Currently at Cairns

Temperature 20.7°C steady
Dew Point 18.5°C rising
Feels Like 20.7°C
Relative Humidity 87%
Wind icon
S 12km/h rising
Wind Gusts 19km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / 0.0mm

Sun on Saturday

Sunrise sunrise
06:31 EST
Sunset sunset
18:09 EST

Nearby Now

Cairns Ap 20.9°C
Mareeba Ap 16.3°C
South Johnstone 21.2°C
Low Isles 22.8°C

Next 12 hours in Cairns

mostly clear

3am

Mostly clear
20°C
mostly clear

6am

Mostly clear
20°C
mostly clear

9am

Mostly clear
24°C
mostly clear

12pm

Mostly clear
27°C
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Cairns 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Aug 23
Sun
Aug 24
Mon
Aug 25
Tue
Aug 26
Wed
Aug 27
Thu
Aug 28
Fri
Aug 29
mostly sunny
Mostly sunny
mostly sunny
Mostly sunny
mostly sunny
Mostly sunny
mostly sunny
Mostly sunny
sunny
Sunny
sunny
Sunny
sunny
Sunny
Maximum 27°C 27°C 27°C 27°C 28°C 28°C 28°C
Minimum 20°C 18°C 17°C 17°C 16°C 16°C 16°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index 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 22
km/h
26
km/h
21
km/h
25
km/h
20
km/h
24
km/h
18
km/h
22
km/h
14
km/h
20
km/h
16
km/h
22
km/h
16
km/h
22
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 22km/h
SSE
SSE 26km/h
SSE
SE 21km/h
SE
SSE 25km/h
SSE
SE 20km/h
SE
SE 24km/h
SE
SSE 18km/h
SSE
SE 22km/h
SE
SSE 14km/h
SSE
SE 20km/h
SE
SSE 16km/h
SSE
SE 22km/h
SE
SE 16km/h
SE
SE 22km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 63% 51% 66% 46% 64% 46% 60% 38% 55% 33% 52% 34% 53% 39%
Dew Point 17°C 16°C 16°C 14°C 16°C 14°C 15°C 12°C 13°C 11°C 13°C 11°C 13°C 13°C

Cairns Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next Occurrence
First Light Sunrise Sunset Last Light Moon Phase moon rise moon set new moon first quarter full moon last quarter
first light
06:09 EST
sunrise
06:31 EST
sunset
18:09 EST
last light
18:31 EST
moon
rise
Sat 04:32 EST
set
Sat 16:16 EST
moon
Tue
Aug 26
moon
Tue
Sep 2
moon
Tue
Sep 9
moon
Tue
Sep 16

Cairns Past 5 Days

  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Aug 22
15.3°C 28°C 0.0mm
Thu
Aug 21
17.6°C 26.0°C 0.0mm
Wed
Aug 20
12.7°C 26.5°C 0.0mm
Tue
Aug 19
12.7°C 25.9°C 0.0mm
Mon
Aug 18
15.5°C 25.9°C 0.0mm

Cairns Ap Year To Date

average rainfall to Aug
1657.9mm
114.5 day(s)
total for 2014
1702.0mm
130 day(s)
total to this day 2013
957.8mm
121 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

August minimum temperature
lowest this month
13.1°C
19th
lowest on record
7.8°C
7th 1953
average this month
17.9°C
+0.5°C
long-term average
17.4°C
August maximum temperature
highest this month
28.5°C
1st
highest on record
31.4°C
29th 2000
average this month
26.3°C
-0.3°C
long-term average
26.6°C
August rainfall
wettest this month
13.4mm
15th
total this month
31.8mm
11 day(s)
long-term average
26.6mm
7.9 day(s)
wettest on record
140.2mm
1995
driest on record
0.0mm
1990

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