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Cairns Forecast

Today 26°C
Tonight 19°C
possible_shower

Now

21.0°C falling
Updated at 15:40 EST

Nth Cst & Tableland for Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers or drizzle in the south, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Winds E/SE 20 to 30 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures between 18 and 26.

Currently at Cairns

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Temperature 21.0°C falling
Dew Point 18.9°C falling
Feels Like 21.0°C
Relative Humidity 88%
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S 12km/h steady
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.2mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:46 EST
Sunset sunset
17:53 EST

Nearby Now

Cairns Ap 21.6°C
Mareeba Ap 18.9°C
Low Isles 23.2°C

Next 12 hours in Cairns

48-hour forecast

6pm

Chance shower
22°C

9pm

Mostly clear
21°C

12am

Slight chance shower
21°C

3am

Mostly clear
19°C

Nth Cst & Tableland Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Cairns 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Jun 24
Sun
Jun 25
Mon
Jun 26
Tue
Jun 27
Wed
Jun 28
Thu
Jun 29
Fri
Jun 30

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 26°C 26°C 26°C 27°C 27°C 26°C 26°C
Minimum 19°C 19°C 19°C 19°C 20°C 20°C 19°C
Chance of Rain 70% 70% 20% 30% 70% 40% 20%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 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 17
km/h
24
km/h
16
km/h
25
km/h
18
km/h
26
km/h
18
km/h
25
km/h
16
km/h
23
km/h
16
km/h
23
km/h
18
km/h
25
km/h
Wind Direction SE 17km/h
SE
SE 24km/h
SE
SSE 16km/h
SSE
SSE 25km/h
SSE
SSE 18km/h
SSE
SE 26km/h
SE
SE 18km/h
SE
SE 25km/h
SE
SE 16km/h
SE
SE 23km/h
SE
SSE 16km/h
SSE
SSE 23km/h
SSE
SSE 18km/h
SSE
SSE 25km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 77% 69% 75% 66% 74% 63% 69% 61% 75% 67% 76% 67% 73% 61%
Dew Point 18°C 19°C 18°C 19°C 18°C 18°C 17°C 18°C 19°C 20°C 18°C 19°C 17°C 17°C

Cairns Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:22 EST
sunrise
06:46 EST
sunset
17:53 EST
last light
18:16 EST
moon
set
Sat 18:08 EST
rise
Sun 07:32 EST
moon
Sat
Jul 1
moon
Sun
Jul 9
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Jul 17
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Jul 23

Cairns Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Jun 24
19.0°C 25°C 2.0mm
Fri
Jun 23
19.4°C 26.7°C 1.6mm
Thu
Jun 22
19.7°C 26.3°C 1.8mm
Wed
Jun 21
18.0°C 25.2°C 0.4mm
Tue
Jun 20
15.9°C 26.5°C 0.0mm

Cairns Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jun
1588.0mm
97.9 Day(s)
Total For 2017
1251.0mm
102 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
1068.0mm
93 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

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June Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
12.6°C
8th
Lowest On Record
6.2°C
23rd 1946
Average This Month
18.5°C
+0.6°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
26.1°C
+0.1°C
Long-term Average
26.0°C
June Rainfall
Wettest This Month
7.8mm
5th
Total This Month
15.6mm
8 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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