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Cairns Forecast

This morning 22°C
Today 29°C
mostly_sunny

Now

19.7°C falling
Updated at 03:40 EST

Nth Cst & Tableland for Wednesday Partly cloudy. The chance of a thunderstorm inland early this evening. Winds E 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late evening.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the north in the late morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening.

Currently at Cairns

24-hour graph
Temperature 19.7°C falling
Dew Point 19.0°C falling
Feels Like 19.7°C
Relative Humidity 96%
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Calm steady
Wind Gusts 0km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 0.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.6mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:37 EST
Sunset sunset
17:51 EST

Nearby Now

Cairns Ap 21.5°C
Mareeba Ap 17.3°C
Low Isles 24.7°C
South Johnstone 21.6°C

Next 12 hours in Cairns

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly clear
22°C

9am

Mostly clear
25°C

12pm

Mostly clear
29°C

3pm

Mostly clear
29°C

Nth Cst & Tableland Weather Warnings

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Strong Wind Warning for the Following Areas: Sunshine Coast Waters and Gold Coast Waters

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Cairns 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
May 26
Fri
May 27
Sat
May 28
Sun
May 29
Mon
May 30
Tue
May 31
Wed
Jun 1

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 29°C 30°C 30°C 29°C 29°C 28°C 28°C
Minimum 22°C 21°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 22°C
Chance of Rain 20% 50% 30% 30% 40% 40% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index High 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 12
km/h
11
km/h
5
km/h
8
km/h
5
km/h
12
km/h
14
km/h
17
km/h
17
km/h
20
km/h
22
km/h
22
km/h
22
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23
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 12km/h
SSE
ESE 11km/h
ESE
SSW 5km/h
SSW
ENE 8km/h
ENE
SSE 5km/h
SSE
ESE 12km/h
ESE
SSE 14km/h
SSE
SE 17km/h
SE
SE 17km/h
SE
SE 20km/h
SE
SE 22km/h
SE
SE 22km/h
SE
SE 22km/h
SE
SE 23km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 76% 67% 75% 65% 75% 64% 76% 67% 78% 70% 74% 66% 77% 68%
Dew Point 21°C 22°C 21°C 22°C 21°C 22°C 21°C 22°C 21°C 22°C 20°C 21°C 21°C 21°C

Cairns Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:14 EST
sunrise
06:37 EST
sunset
17:51 EST
last light
18:14 EST
moon
set
Thu 09:55 EST
rise
Thu 21:38 EST
moon
Sun
May 29
moon
Sun
Jun 5
moon
Sun
Jun 12
moon
Mon
Jun 20

Cairns Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
May 25
21.5°C 28°C 0.6mm
Tue
May 24
22.1°C 27.6°C 2.8mm
Mon
May 23
23.3°C 26.0°C 35.8mm
Sun
May 22
22.9°C 25.5°C 107.4mm
Sat
May 21
23.5°C 25.4°C -

Cairns Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
1557.1mm
88.3 Day(s)
Total For 2016
1006.2mm
79 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
1150.6mm
68 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
21.3°C
3rd
Lowest On Record
10.1°C
26th 1953
Average This Month
22.9°C
+3.0°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
29.2°C
+1.6°C
Long-term Average
27.6°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
118.0mm
22nd
Total This Month
177.4mm
15 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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