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Cairns Forecast

Today 32°C
Tonight 25°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

28.0°C rising
Updated at 12:00 EST

Nth Cst & Tableland for Tuesday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. The chance of thunderstorms with possible heavy falls. Winds SE 15 to 25 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures 27 to 33.

Currently at Cairns

24-hour graph
Temperature 28.0°C rising
Dew Point 25.8°C rising
Feels Like 33.4°C
Relative Humidity 88%
Wind icon
S 14km/h rising
Wind Gusts 19km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 2.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 1.6mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:09 EST
Sunset sunset
18:53 EST

Nearby Now

Cairns Ap 27.8°C
Mareeba Ap 29.3°C
South Johnstone 27.8°C
Low Isles 31.2°C

Next 12 hours in Cairns

48-hour forecast

3pm

Chance shower or storm
32°C

6pm

Slight chance storm
30°C

9pm

Chance shower or storm
28°C

12am

Slight chance storm
27°C

Nth Cst & Tableland Weather Warnings

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Qld - Tue 10:00 EST
Strong Wind Warning for Cairns, Townsville, Mackay, Capricornia & Fraser Island coasts, Sunshine Coast, Moreton Bay & Gold Coast

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Cairns 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Feb 9
Wed
Feb 10
Thu
Feb 11
Fri
Feb 12
Sat
Feb 13
Sun
Feb 14
Mon
Feb 15

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 32°C 31°C 32°C 33°C 33°C 31°C 33°C
Minimum 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 24°C 24°C 25°C
Chance of Rain 90% 80% 40% 40% 10% 20% 5%
Rain Amount 10-20mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme 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 19
km/h
26
km/h
22
km/h
26
km/h
19
km/h
24
km/h
17
km/h
23
km/h
12
km/h
20
km/h
8
km/h
16
km/h
8
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction S 19km/h
S
SE 26km/h
SE
SSE 22km/h
SSE
SE 26km/h
SE
SSE 19km/h
SSE
SE 24km/h
SE
SSE 17km/h
SSE
SE 23km/h
SE
SSE 12km/h
SSE
SE 20km/h
SE
SSE 8km/h
SSE
ESE 16km/h
ESE
SW 8km/h
SW
ESE 16km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 74% 72% 76% 69% 71% 61% 65% 52% 64% 49% 64% 56% 57% 46%
Dew Point 25°C 26°C 24°C 25°C 24°C 24°C 23°C 22°C 22°C 21°C 21°C 22°C 21°C 20°C

Cairns Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:47 EST
sunrise
06:09 EST
sunset
18:53 EST
last light
19:16 EST
moon
set
Tue 19:19 EST
rise
Wed 07:27 EST
moon
Mon
Feb 15
moon
Tue
Feb 23
moon
Wed
Mar 2
moon
Wed
Mar 9

Cairns Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Feb 9
24°C - 13mm
Mon
Feb 8
26.5°C 35°C 0.0mm
Sun
Feb 7
26.0°C 36.2°C 0.6mm
Sat
Feb 6
25.9°C 35.2°C 5.2mm
Fri
Feb 5
25.8°C 33.2°C 0.0mm

Cairns Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
843.2mm
37.4 Day(s)
Total For 2016
290.0mm
23 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
615.4mm
28 Day(s)
Wettest Day
118.0mm
Jan 28
Lowest Temperature
20.6°C
Jan 7
Highest Temperature
36.1°C
Jan 6

Cairns Ap Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
24.0°C
9th
Lowest On Record
17.9°C
1st 1975
Average This Month
26.1°C
+2.3°C
Long-term Average
23.8°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
35.0°C
8th
Highest On Record
38.9°C
12th 1969
Average This Month
33.2°C
+2.0°C
Long-term Average
31.2°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
6.0mm
6th
Total This Month
12.4mm
5 Day(s)
Long-term Average
448.9mm
19.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
1287.0mm
2000
Driest On Record
30.4mm
1990
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