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Next 48 hours in Cairns

  Weather Temp Chance of rain Cloud cover Wind Dew point Humidity
Thursday, December 14

Mostly clear 28°C 5% 18% icon
ESE 21km/h 21°C 63%

Mostly clear 26°C 5% 14% icon
SE 11km/h 21°C 76%
Friday, December 15

Mostly clear 25°C 5% 35% icon
SSE 10km/h 21°C 81%

Mostly clear 24°C 5% 28% icon
SSE 9km/h 21°C 84%

Mostly clear 24°C 5% 24% icon
S 9km/h 21°C 84%

Mostly clear 30°C 5% 25% icon
SSE 11km/h 22°C 61%

Clear 33°C 5% 9% icon
ESE 18km/h 22°C 51%

Clear 32°C 5% 5% icon
ESE 23km/h 22°C 52%

Clear 29°C 5% 2% icon
SE 21km/h 21°C 59%

Clear 27°C 5% 7% icon
SE 11km/h 21°C 72%
Saturday, December 16

Mostly clear 25°C 5% 11% icon
SSE 11km/h 21°C 79%

Mostly clear 24°C 5% 10% icon
SSE 10km/h 21°C 83%

Mostly clear 24°C 5% 16% icon
S 9km/h 21°C 82%

Mostly clear 30°C 5% 21% icon
SSE 12km/h 22°C 61%

Clear 32°C 9% 6% icon
SE 20km/h 22°C 52%

Clear 32°C 5% 4% icon
ESE 23km/h 22°C 53%
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14:43 EDT

With summer underway in Australia and heatwave conditions affecting a number of states this week, a lot of temperature observations are being compared to historical records.

Sydney weather: Temperatures hit 40C in western Sydney ahead of late cool change

14:23 EDT

Much of NSW is sweltering through its first heatwave of summer today, with temperatures in Sydney's west hitting 40 degrees Celsius by lunchtime, but the city's east is likely to be spared thanks to a sea breeze.

Burst of summer heat prompts fire ban in Sydney

10:00 EDT

Authorities have issued a total fire ban for Sydney today as the city's residents brace for the warmest day so far this season.