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Cairns Forecast

This morning 24°C
Today 31°C
thunderstorms

Now

24.7°C steady
Updated at 07:10 EST

Nth Cst & Tableland for Tuesday Partly cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, most likely during the morning and afternoon. The chance of thunderstorms with possible heavy falls. Winds easterly 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 27 to 32.

Currently at Cairns

24-hour graph
Temperature 24.7°C steady
Dew Point 24.0°C rising
Feels Like 24.7°C
Relative Humidity 96%
Wind icon
SSE 9km/h rising
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 12.4mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
05:57 EST
Sunset sunset
18:57 EST

Nearby Now

Cairns Ap 24.9°C
Low Isles 24.7°C
Mareeba Ap 22.8°C

Next 12 hours in Cairns

48-hour forecast

9am

Chance shower or storm
28°C

12pm

Chance shower or storm
30°C

3pm

Chance shower or storm
31°C

6pm

Chance shower or storm
29°C

Nth Cst & Tableland Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Cairns 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Jan 17
Wed
Jan 18
Thu
Jan 19
Fri
Jan 20
Sat
Jan 21
Sun
Jan 22
Mon
Jan 23

Thunder-
storms

Possible shower

Possible shower

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 31°C 32°C 33°C 34°C 34°C 34°C 33°C
Minimum 24°C 25°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 25°C
Chance of Rain 90% 70% 50% 30% 20% 60% 80%
Rain Amount 5-10mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
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 12
km/h
18
km/h
13
km/h
19
km/h
10
km/h
17
km/h
4
km/h
15
km/h
4
km/h
15
km/h
7
km/h
15
km/h
9
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 12km/h
ESE
ESE 18km/h
ESE
SE 13km/h
SE
SE 19km/h
SE
S 10km/h
S
ESE 17km/h
ESE
SW 4km/h
SW
ENE 15km/h
ENE
NW 4km/h
NW
ENE 15km/h
ENE
NNW 7km/h
NNW
ENE 15km/h
ENE
E 9km/h
E
E 18km/h
E
Relative Humidity 79% 74% 73% 67% 68% 61% 66% 57% 62% 53% 63% 56% 68% 63%
Dew Point 24°C 26°C 24°C 25°C 23°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 22°C 23°C 23°C 24°C 24°C 24°C

Cairns Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
05:33 EST
sunrise
05:57 EST
sunset
18:57 EST
last light
19:21 EST
moon
set
Tue 10:07 EST
rise
Tue 22:38 EST
moon
Fri
Jan 20
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11

Cairns Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Jan 16
23°C 33°C 7mm
Sun
Jan 15
24.5°C 33°C 10.0mm
Sat
Jan 14
25.0°C 32.8°C 0.4mm
Fri
Jan 13
24.5°C 32.9°C 0.0mm
Thu
Jan 12
25.2°C 31.3°C 29.0mm

Cairns Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
394.3mm
18.4 Day(s)
Total For 2017
302.4mm
14 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
13.0mm
8 Day(s)
Wettest Day
77.8mm
Jan 11
Lowest Temperature
23.0°C
Jan 6
Highest Temperature
33.4°C
Jan 2

Cairns Ap Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
23.0°C
6th
Lowest On Record
18.2°C
10th 1943
Average This Month
24.6°C
+0.9°C
Long-term Average
23.7°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
33.4°C
2nd
Highest On Record
40.4°C
29th 1967
Average This Month
31.7°C
+0.2°C
Long-term Average
31.5°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
77.8mm
11th
Total This Month
302.4mm
14 Day(s)
Long-term Average
394.3mm
18.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
1417.4mm
1981
Driest On Record
86.1mm
1967
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