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Cairns Forecast

This morning 25°C
Today 33°C
possible_shower

Now

27.5°C falling
Updated at 00:10 EST

Nth Cst & Tableland for Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the north, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm, most likely in the northwest. Winds E 15 to 25 km/h.
Monday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers near the coast, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. The chance of thunderstorms, most likely in the north. Light winds becoming E 20 to 30 km/h in the morning.

Currently at Cairns Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 27.5°C falling
Dew Point 23.5°C rising
Feels Like 30.8°C
Relative Humidity 79%
Wind icon
SE 11km/h rising
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure 1010.2hPa falling
Fire Danger 2.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
06:00 EST
Sunset sunset
18:57 EST

Nearby Now

Low Isles 28.7°C
Mareeba Ap 23.4°C

Next 12 hours in Cairns

48-hour forecast

3am

Chance shower or storm
26°C

6am

Chance shower or storm
25°C

9am

Slight chance storm
30°C

12pm

Slight chance storm
32°C

Nth Cst & Tableland Weather Warnings

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There are no warnings current.

National Forecast

Cairns 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Jan 23
Tue
Jan 24
Wed
Jan 25
Thu
Jan 26
Fri
Jan 27
Sat
Jan 28
Sun
Jan 29

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Showers

Showers

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 33°C 33°C 33°C 33°C 33°C 34°C 33°C
Minimum 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C
Chance of Rain 80% 90% 90% 90% 70% 90% 90%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 5-10mm 10-20mm 10-20mm
UV Index 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 14
km/h
21
km/h
16
km/h
22
km/h
18
km/h
25
km/h
18
km/h
22
km/h
16
km/h
24
km/h
18
km/h
25
km/h
22
km/h

 
Wind Direction ESE 14km/h
ESE
ESE 21km/h
ESE
SE 16km/h
SE
SE 22km/h
SE
SE 18km/h
SE
SE 25km/h
SE
SE 18km/h
SE
SE 22km/h
SE
SE 16km/h
SE
SE 24km/h
SE
SE 18km/h
SE
SE 25km/h
SE
SSE 22km/h
SSE
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Relative Humidity 77% 63% 74% 69% 73% 64% 74% 68% 74% 64% 75% 66% 75%
Dew Point 25°C 25°C 25°C 26°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 26°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 27°C 25°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
05:37 EST
sunrise
06:00 EST
sunset
18:57 EST
last light
19:20 EST
moon
rise
Mon 01:55 EST
set
Mon 14:59 EST
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11
moon
Sun
Feb 19

Cairns Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Jan 22
24.7°C 33°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jan 21
23.9°C 32.5°C 3.6mm
Fri
Jan 20
22.7°C 32.4°C 0.0mm
Thu
Jan 19
22.6°C 32.1°C 1.6mm
Wed
Jan 18
24.3°C 31.6°C 39.2mm

Cairns Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
394.3mm
18.4 Day(s)
Total For 2017
363.8mm
18 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
41.4mm
13 Day(s)
Wettest Day
77.8mm
Jan 11
Lowest Temperature
22.6°C
Jan 19
Highest Temperature
33.4°C
Jan 2

Cairns Ap Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
22.6°C
19th
Lowest On Record
18.2°C
10th 1943
Average This Month
24.4°C
+0.7°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
31.9°C
+0.4°C
Long-term Average
31.5°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
77.8mm
11th
Total This Month
363.8mm
18 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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11:19 EDT

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11:13 EDT

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Steamy night in Brisbane

14:29 EDT

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