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Cairns Forecast

This morning 19°C
Today 26°C
possible_shower

Now

20.8°C rising
Updated at 02:40 EST

Nth Cst & Tableland for Wednesday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers near the coast, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Winds SE 20 to 30 km/h.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers near the coast, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Winds E/SE 25 to 35 km/h.

Currently at Cairns Ap

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Temperature 20.8°C rising
Dew Point 17.4°C falling
Feels Like 20.8°C
Relative Humidity 81%
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SSE 24km/h rising
Wind Gusts 31km/h
Pressure 1019.9hPa steady
Fire Danger 2.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 3.6mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:43 EST
Sunset sunset
18:04 EST

Nearby Now

Low Isles 22.6°C
Mareeba Ap 17.2°C
South Johnstone 20.3°C

Next 12 hours in Cairns

48-hour forecast

3am

Shower
20°C

6am

Slight chance shower
19°C

9am

Slight chance shower
21°C

12pm

Mostly clear
25°C

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Cairns 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Jul 30
Fri
Jul 31
Sat
Aug 1
Sun
Aug 2
Mon
Aug 3
Tue
Aug 4
Wed
Aug 5

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Clearing shower
Maximum 26°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 27°C 27°C 26°C
Minimum 19°C 18°C 19°C 19°C 18°C 18°C 18°C
Chance of Rain 50% 70% 80% 70% 10% 20% 20%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index 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 26
km/h
30
km/h
24
km/h
29
km/h
22
km/h
27
km/h
19
km/h
23
km/h
14
km/h
20
km/h
13
km/h
24
km/h
24
km/h
29
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 26km/h
SSE
SSE 30km/h
SSE
SSE 24km/h
SSE
SSE 29km/h
SSE
SSE 22km/h
SSE
SSE 27km/h
SSE
SE 19km/h
SE
SSE 23km/h
SSE
SSE 14km/h
SSE
SSE 20km/h
SSE
SSE 13km/h
SSE
SSE 24km/h
SSE
SSE 24km/h
SSE
SSE 29km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 74% 54% 71% 55% 68% 53% 77% 55% 74% 52% 72% 47% 63% 47%
Dew Point 17°C 16°C 17°C 16°C 17°C 16°C 18°C 16°C 18°C 16°C 17°C 15°C 15°C 13°C

Cairns Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:21 EST
sunrise
06:43 EST
sunset
18:04 EST
last light
18:27 EST
moon
set
Thu 05:09 EST
rise
Thu 16:54 EST
moon
Fri
Jul 31
moon
Fri
Aug 7
moon
Sat
Aug 15
moon
Sun
Aug 23

Cairns Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Jul 29
20.0°C 26°C 5.8mm
Tue
Jul 28
20.3°C 27.4°C 0.6mm
Mon
Jul 27
19.9°C 28.5°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jul 26
20.9°C 28.5°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jul 25
18.7°C 28.2°C 0.0mm

Cairns Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jul
1631.9mm
106.8 Day(s)
Total For 2015
1354.4mm
102 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2014
1670.6mm
120 Day(s)
Wettest Day
247.2mm
Feb 8
Lowest Temperature
9.9°C
Jul 15
Highest Temperature
36.5°C
Feb 22

Cairns Ap Almanac

full climatology
July Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
9.9°C
15th
Lowest On Record
7.3°C
19th 1965
Average This Month
17.3°C
+0.2°C
Long-term Average
17.1°C
July Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
28.5°C
24th
Highest On Record
30.1°C
18th 1964
Average This Month
25.9°C
+0.2°C
Long-term Average
25.7°C
July Rainfall
Wettest This Month
5.8mm
29th
Total This Month
18.0mm
10 Day(s)
Long-term Average
29.2mm
8.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
145.0mm
1969
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1958
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