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Cairns Forecast

Today 30°C
Tonight 19°C
mostly_sunny

Now

25.0°C rising
Updated at 09:40 EST

Nth Cst & Tableland for Saturday Areas of fog early this morning. Sunny afternoon. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h.

Currently at Cairns Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 25.0°C rising
Dew Point 17.7°C falling
Feels Like 26.0°C
Relative Humidity 64%
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SE 14km/h rising
Wind Gusts 15km/h
Pressure 1017.2hPa steady
Fire Danger 4.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:33 EST
Sunset sunset
18:08 EST

Nearby Now

Low Isles 24.6°C
Mareeba Ap 26.5°C

Next 12 hours in Cairns

48-hour forecast

12pm

Clear
30°C

3pm

Clear
29°C

6pm

Clear
25°C

9pm

Clear
22°C

Nth Cst & Tableland Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Cairns 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Aug 19
Sun
Aug 20
Mon
Aug 21
Tue
Aug 22
Wed
Aug 23
Thu
Aug 24
Fri
Aug 25

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 30°C 27°C 27°C 28°C 28°C 29°C 28°C
Minimum 19°C 19°C 17°C 18°C 20°C 20°C 20°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 20% 10% 20% 60% 80%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Very High Very High Very High Extreme 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 12
km/h
29
km/h
21
km/h
29
km/h
18
km/h
24
km/h
14
km/h
22
km/h
15
km/h
24
km/h
16
km/h
26
km/h
21
km/h
29
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 12km/h
SSE
SE 29km/h
SE
SE 21km/h
SE
SE 29km/h
SE
SE 18km/h
SE
SE 24km/h
SE
SE 14km/h
SE
ESE 22km/h
ESE
SE 15km/h
SE
ESE 24km/h
ESE
SE 16km/h
SE
SE 26km/h
SE
SE 21km/h
SE
SE 29km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 63% 48% 52% 41% 55% 46% 66% 55% 64% 50% 62% 48% 62% 52%
Dew Point 17°C 18°C 13°C 12°C 13°C 14°C 17°C 18°C 17°C 17°C 17°C 17°C 17°C 17°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
06:11 EST
sunrise
06:33 EST
sunset
18:08 EST
last light
18:31 EST
moon
set
Sat 15:37 EST
rise
Sun 04:56 EST
moon
Tue
Aug 22
moon
Tue
Aug 29
moon
Wed
Sep 6
moon
Wed
Sep 13

Cairns Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Aug 19
16°C - 0.0mm
Fri
Aug 18
16°C 28°C 0.0mm
Thu
Aug 17
18.2°C 28°C 0.0mm
Wed
Aug 16
15.6°C 28.5°C 0.0mm
Tue
Aug 15
18.4°C 28.3°C 0.0mm

Cairns Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
1644.8mm
114.8 Day(s)
Total For 2017
1321.4mm
120 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
1207.8mm
119 Day(s)
Wettest Day
102.0mm
Feb 5
Lowest Temperature
12.6°C
Jun 8
Highest Temperature
36.2°C
Mar 28

Cairns Ap Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
15.6°C
16th
Lowest On Record
7.8°C
7th 1953
Average This Month
19.2°C
+1.8°C
Long-term Average
17.4°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
30.0°C
8th
Highest On Record
31.4°C
29th 2000
Average This Month
28.5°C
+1.9°C
Long-term Average
26.6°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
1.0mm
10th
Total This Month
1.4mm
3 Day(s)
Long-term Average
26.9mm
7.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
140.2mm
1995
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1990
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