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Cairns Forecast

This morning 18°C
Today 28°C
mostly_sunny

Now

14.7°C rising
Updated at 01:40 EST

Nth Cst & Tableland for Saturday Clear. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers along the coastal fringe, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the early afternoon then becoming E/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.

Currently at Cairns

24-hour graph
Temperature 14.7°C rising
Dew Point 13.7°C rising
Feels Like 14.7°C
Relative Humidity 94%
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Calm steady
Wind Gusts 0km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 0.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
06:29 EST
Sunset sunset
18:00 EST

Nearby Now

Cairns Ap 17.8°C
Mareeba Ap 14.7°C

Next 12 hours in Cairns

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
18°C

6am

Mostly clear
19°C

9am

Mostly clear
24°C

12pm

Mostly clear
27°C

Nth Cst & Tableland Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Cairns 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Apr 30
Mon
May 1
Tue
May 2
Wed
May 3
Thu
May 4
Fri
May 5
Sat
May 6

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 28°C 28°C 29°C 29°C 29°C 28°C 29°C
Minimum 18°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 22°C 22°C
Chance of Rain 60% 60% 50% 50% 80% 90% 90%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index 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 11
km/h
22
km/h
12
km/h
21
km/h
10
km/h
21
km/h
12
km/h
22
km/h
16
km/h
27
km/h
20
km/h
28
km/h
23
km/h
30
km/h
Wind Direction S 11km/h
S
SSE 22km/h
SSE
SSE 12km/h
SSE
SE 21km/h
SE
SSE 10km/h
SSE
SE 21km/h
SE
SSE 12km/h
SSE
SE 22km/h
SE
SE 16km/h
SE
SE 27km/h
SE
SE 20km/h
SE
SSE 28km/h
SSE
SSE 23km/h
SSE
SSE 30km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 71% 67% 77% 68% 76% 69% 75% 67% 77% 71% 78% 70% 79% 72%
Dew Point 18°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 22°C 21°C 22°C 21°C 23°C 21°C 22°C 22°C 23°C

Cairns Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:07 EST
sunrise
06:29 EST
sunset
18:00 EST
last light
18:22 EST
moon
rise
Sun 10:04 EST
set
Sun 21:43 EST
moon
Wed
May 3
moon
Thu
May 11
moon
Fri
May 19
moon
Fri
May 26

Cairns Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Apr 29
14.8°C 27°C 0.0mm
Fri
Apr 28
20.2°C 27.6°C 0.0mm
Thu
Apr 27
19.3°C 30.2°C 0.0mm
Wed
Apr 26
18.7°C 28.9°C 1.0mm
Tue
Apr 25
20.6°C 28.4°C 0.8mm

Cairns Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
1465.7mm
74.5 Day(s)
Total For 2017
1163.0mm
80 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
828.8mm
64 Day(s)
Wettest Day
102.0mm
Feb 5
Lowest Temperature
17.5°C
Apr 29
Highest Temperature
36.2°C
Mar 28

Cairns Ap Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
17.5°C
29th
Lowest On Record
13.0°C
15th 1994
Average This Month
22.3°C
+0.7°C
Long-term Average
21.6°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
33.2°C
1st
Highest On Record
36.8°C
2nd 1988
Average This Month
29.7°C
+0.5°C
Long-term Average
29.2°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
64.6mm
5th
Total This Month
183.2mm
23 Day(s)
Long-term Average
198.3mm
17.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
634.6mm
2006
Driest On Record
13.0mm
2008
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