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Cairns Forecast

Today 31°C
Tonight 23°C
mostly_sunny

Now

28.2°C falling
Updated at 16:00 EST

Nth Cst & Tableland for Wednesday Mostly clear. Slight (20%) chance of a shower along the coastal fringe, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds.

Currently at Cairns Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 28.2°C falling
Dew Point 21.5°C rising
Feels Like 30.6°C
Relative Humidity 67%
Wind icon
ESE 14km/h falling
Wind Gusts 19km/h
Pressure 1012.2hPa steady
Fire Danger 4.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:30 EST
Sunset sunset
17:57 EST

Nearby Now

Low Isles 28.0°C
Mareeba Ap 27.9°C
South Johnstone 28.8°C

Next 12 hours in Cairns

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly cloudy
27°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
25°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
23°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
22°C

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Cairns 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
May 4
Thu
May 5
Fri
May 6
Sat
May 7
Sun
May 8
Mon
May 9
Tue
May 10

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 31°C 30°C 30°C 30°C 30°C 30°C 30°C
Minimum 22°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 23°C
Chance of Rain 40% 40% 60% 90% 40% 30% 20%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Very High 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 10
km/h
20
km/h
14
km/h
21
km/h
14
km/h
22
km/h
16
km/h
22
km/h
12
km/h
17
km/h
6
km/h
16
km/h
7
km/h
17
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 10km/h
SSE
ESE 20km/h
ESE
SE 14km/h
SE
ESE 21km/h
ESE
SE 14km/h
SE
ESE 22km/h
ESE
SE 16km/h
SE
ESE 22km/h
ESE
SE 12km/h
SE
E 17km/h
E
SE 6km/h
SE
E 16km/h
E
ESE 7km/h
ESE
ENE 17km/h
ENE
Relative Humidity 79% 66% 81% 66% 80% 70% 80% 69% 81% 70% 78% 68% 77% 65%
Dew Point 23°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 24°C 22°C 23°C 23°C 24°C 22°C 23°C 22°C 23°C

Cairns Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:08 EST
sunrise
06:30 EST
sunset
17:57 EST
last light
18:20 EST
moon
rise
Thu 04:33 EST
set
Thu 16:46 EST
moon
Sat
May 7
moon
Sat
May 14
moon
Sun
May 22
moon
Sun
May 29

Cairns Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
May 4
21.6°C 31°C 0.0mm
Tue
May 3
21.3°C 30.2°C 0.2mm
Mon
May 2
24.2°C 31.3°C 0.2mm
Sun
May 1
24.7°C 30.1°C 2.2mm
Sat
Apr 30
24.3°C 30.2°C 20.2mm

Cairns Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
1557.1mm
88.3 Day(s)
Total For 2016
831.4mm
67 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
1131.4mm
62 Day(s)
Wettest Day
118.0mm
Jan 28
Lowest Temperature
19.8°C
Feb 14
Highest Temperature
37.9°C
Feb 17

Cairns Ap Almanac

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May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
21.3°C
3rd
Lowest On Record
10.1°C
26th 1953
Average This Month
23.0°C
+3.1°C
Long-term Average
19.9°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
31.3°C
2nd
Highest On Record
31.3°C
29th 1958
Average This Month
30.6°C
+3.0°C
Long-term Average
27.6°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
2.2mm
1st
Total This Month
2.6mm
3 Day(s)
Long-term Average
91.4mm
13.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
322.3mm
1964
Driest On Record
3.2mm
2001
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