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Cairns Forecast

This morning 24°C
Today 34°C
sunny

Now

23.2°C rising
Updated at 07:50 EST

Nth Cst & Tableland for Sunday Sunny. Light winds becoming NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 30s.

Currently at Cairns

24-hour graph
Temperature 23.2°C rising
Dew Point 18.7°C rising
Feels Like 23.2°C
Relative Humidity 76%
Wind icon
SSE 5km/h steady
Wind Gusts 6km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 2.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
06:11 EST
Sunset sunset
18:51 EST

Nearby Now

Cairns Ap 24.5°C
South Johnstone 21.7°C
Mareeba Ap 22.8°C
Low Isles 26.1°C

Next 12 hours in Cairns

48-hour forecast

9am

Mostly clear
30°C

12pm

Mostly clear
34°C

3pm

Mostly clear
33°C

6pm

Mostly clear
31°C

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Cairns 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Feb 14
Mon
Feb 15
Tue
Feb 16
Wed
Feb 17
Thu
Feb 18
Fri
Feb 19
Sat
Feb 20

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 34°C 34°C 36°C 36°C 36°C 33°C 32°C
Minimum 24°C 24°C 25°C 26°C 27°C 26°C 26°C
Chance of Rain 5% 10% 10% 40% 60% 50% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 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 7
km/h
14
km/h
9
km/h
13
km/h
9
km/h
13
km/h
13
km/h
12
km/h
12
km/h
13
km/h
9
km/h
16
km/h
13
km/h
20
km/h
Wind Direction WSW 7km/h
WSW
NE 14km/h
NE
W 9km/h
W
ENE 13km/h
ENE
SW 9km/h
SW
E 13km/h
E
WSW 13km/h
WSW
NE 12km/h
NE
SSE 12km/h
SSE
E 13km/h
E
S 9km/h
S
ENE 16km/h
ENE
ESE 13km/h
ESE
E 20km/h
E
Relative Humidity 55% 45% 56% 48% 58% 41% 55% 42% 58% 50% 66% 64% 67% 62%
Dew Point 20°C 20°C 21°C 21°C 22°C 21°C 22°C 21°C 23°C 24°C 24°C 25°C 24°C 24°C

Cairns Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:49 EST
sunrise
06:11 EST
sunset
18:51 EST
last light
19:13 EST
moon
rise
Sun 11:25 EST
set
Sun 23:21 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
Sat
Feb 13
20.2°C 33°C 0.0mm
Fri
Feb 12
22.9°C 32.8°C 0.2mm
Thu
Feb 11
23.5°C 31.9°C 0.0mm
Wed
Feb 10
- 30.9°C -
Tue
Feb 9
24.2°C - 12.8mm

Cairns Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
843.2mm
37.4 Day(s)
Total For 2016
298.2mm
25 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
779.8mm
33 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

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February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
21.9°C
13th
Lowest On Record
17.9°C
1st 1975
Average This Month
25.4°C
+1.6°C
Long-term Average
23.8°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
34.8°C
8th
Highest On Record
38.9°C
12th 1969
Average This Month
32.8°C
+1.6°C
Long-term Average
31.2°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
7.0mm
10th
Total This Month
20.6mm
7 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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