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Cairns Forecast

Today 29°C
Tonight 22°C
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Now

28.5°C rising
Updated at 15:30 EST

Nth Cst & Tableland for Monday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers near the coast, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. Winds E 15 to 25 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures 24 to 29.

Currently at Cairns Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 28.5°C rising
Dew Point 22.0°C rising
Feels Like 31.4°C
Relative Humidity 68%
Wind icon
SE 24km/h falling
Wind Gusts 28km/h
Pressure 1015.4hPa steady
Fire Danger 5.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
06:39 EST
Sunset sunset
17:50 EST

Nearby Now

Mareeba Ap 27.6°C
Low Isles 27.5°C
South Johnstone 26.5°C

Next 12 hours in Cairns

48-hour forecast

6pm

Chance shower
26°C

9pm

Shower
24°C

12am

Shower
23°C

3am

Shower
23°C

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Cairns 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
May 30
Tue
May 31
Wed
Jun 1
Thu
Jun 2
Fri
Jun 3
Sat
Jun 4
Sun
Jun 5

Showers

Possible shower

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Possible shower

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Maximum 29°C 28°C 29°C 28°C 29°C 28°C 29°C
Minimum 22°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 22°C
Chance of Rain 90% 60% 80% 50% 80% 80% 50%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index High High High Very 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
20
km/h
23
km/h
25
km/h
23
km/h
24
km/h
23
km/h
23
km/h
19
km/h
19
km/h
12
km/h
14
km/h
10
km/h
12
km/h
Wind Direction SE 17km/h
SE
ESE 20km/h
ESE
SE 23km/h
SE
SE 25km/h
SE
SE 23km/h
SE
SE 24km/h
SE
SSE 23km/h
SSE
SE 23km/h
SE
SSE 19km/h
SSE
SE 19km/h
SE
SSE 12km/h
SSE
SE 14km/h
SE
SSE 10km/h
SSE
ESE 12km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 81% 74% 77% 70% 72% 65% 76% 69% 76% 69% 77% 69% 74% 63%
Dew Point 23°C 24°C 21°C 22°C 20°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 23°C 21°C 22°C 21°C 21°C

Cairns Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:15 EST
sunrise
06:39 EST
sunset
17:50 EST
last light
18:14 EST
moon
rise
Tue 01:19 EST
set
Tue 13:49 EST
moon
Sun
Jun 5
moon
Sun
Jun 12
moon
Mon
Jun 20
moon
Tue
Jun 28

Cairns Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
May 30
21.0°C 30°C 0.0mm
Sun
May 29
21.6°C 30.2°C 0.0mm
Sat
May 28
21.2°C 29.2°C 0.0mm
Fri
May 27
20.3°C 28.8°C 0.0mm
Thu
May 26
20.4°C 29.3°C 0.2mm

Cairns Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
1557.1mm
88.3 Day(s)
Total For 2016
1006.4mm
80 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
1154.8mm
71 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
20.3°C
27th
Lowest On Record
10.1°C
26th 1953
Average This Month
22.5°C
+2.6°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
29.3°C
+1.7°C
Long-term Average
27.6°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
118.0mm
22nd
Total This Month
177.6mm
16 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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