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Cairns Forecast

This morning 20°C
Today 27°C
possible_shower

Now

21.7°C falling
Updated at 03:30 EST

Nth Cst & Tableland for Thursday Cloudy. Medium chance of showers and patchy rain. Winds east to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 14 and 20 with daytime temperatures reaching 21 to 27.
Friday Cloudy. Medium chance of showers and patchy rain. Winds east to southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 14 and 20 with daytime temperatures reaching 20 to 26.

Currently at Cairns Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 21.7°C falling
Dew Point 19.6°C rising
Feels Like 21.7°C
Relative Humidity 88%
Wind icon
S 24km/h rising
Wind Gusts 30km/h
Pressure 1016.5hPa falling
Fire Danger 2.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.2mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:46 EST
Sunset sunset
17:54 EST

Nearby Now

Low Isles 23.1°C
Mareeba Ap 19.2°C

Next 12 hours in Cairns

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly cloudy
21°C

9am

Chance shower
24°C

12pm

Shower
26°C

3pm

Mostly cloudy
26°C

Nth Cst & Tableland Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Cairns 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Jun 29
Fri
Jun 30
Sat
Jul 1
Sun
Jul 2
Mon
Jul 3
Tue
Jul 4
Wed
Jul 5

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Showers

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 27°C 26°C 26°C 27°C 27°C 27°C 27°C
Minimum 20°C 21°C 20°C 20°C 20°C 20°C 19°C
Chance of Rain 60% 70% 60% 30% 40% 60% 30%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index High High High High 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 15
km/h
21
km/h
17
km/h
25
km/h
23
km/h
28
km/h
20
km/h
25
km/h
17
km/h
23
km/h
14
km/h
22
km/h
16
km/h
25
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 15km/h
SSE
SSE 21km/h
SSE
SSE 17km/h
SSE
SSE 25km/h
SSE
SSE 23km/h
SSE
SSE 28km/h
SSE
SE 20km/h
SE
SE 25km/h
SE
SE 17km/h
SE
SE 23km/h
SE
SSE 14km/h
SSE
SE 22km/h
SE
SSE 16km/h
SSE
SSE 25km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 79% 71% 79% 73% 82% 75% 82% 71% 81% 70% 76% 64% 72% 59%
Dew Point 20°C 21°C 20°C 20°C 20°C 21°C 20°C 21°C 20°C 20°C 19°C 19°C 18°C 18°C

Cairns Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:23 EST
sunrise
06:46 EST
sunset
17:54 EST
last light
18:18 EST
moon
rise
Thu 11:01 EST
set
Thu 23:07 EST
moon
Sat
Jul 1
moon
Sun
Jul 9
moon
Mon
Jul 17
moon
Sun
Jul 23

Cairns Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Jun 28
20.8°C 28°C 2.0mm
Tue
Jun 27
20.2°C 28°C 3.0mm
Mon
Jun 26
18.7°C 27.2°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jun 25
19.1°C 27.3°C 5.2mm
Sat
Jun 24
19.3°C 25.6°C 1.2mm

Cairns Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jun
1588.0mm
97.9 Day(s)
Total For 2017
1261.2mm
105 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
1075.8mm
97 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
June Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
12.6°C
8th
Lowest On Record
6.2°C
23rd 1946
Average This Month
18.7°C
+0.8°C
Long-term Average
17.9°C
June Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
28.7°C
18th
Highest On Record
30.8°C
17th 2002
Average This Month
26.3°C
+0.3°C
Long-term Average
26.0°C
June Rainfall
Wettest This Month
7.8mm
5th
Total This Month
25.8mm
11 Day(s)
Long-term Average
47.7mm
9.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
177.6mm
2015
Driest On Record
3.2mm
2002
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