Cairns Weather


Cairns Forecast

Today 27°C
Tonight 19°C
mostly_sunny

Now

25.4°C rising
Updated at 14:00 EST

North Coast & Tableland for Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower near the coast, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds E 25 to 35 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures 21 to 28.

Currently at Cairns

24-hour graph
Temperature 25.4°C rising
Dew Point 12.9°C rising
Feels Like 22.4°C
Relative Humidity 46%
Wind icon
ESE 20km/h falling
Wind Gusts 28km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 9.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:06 EST
Sunset sunset
18:13 EST

Nearby Now

Cairns Ap 26.9°C
Mareeba 23.9°C
Low Isles 25.8°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Cairns

48-hour forecast

3pm

Mostly clear
26°C

6pm

Mostly cloudy
23°C

9pm

Chance shower
22°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
21°C

North Coast & Tableland Weather Warnings

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Cairns 7-day Weather Forecast

Cairns Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
05:45 EST
sunrise
06:06 EST
sunset
18:13 EST
last light
18:35 EST
moon
rise
Thu 20:08 EST
set
Fri 08:05 EST
moon
Wed
Sep 29
moon
Wed
Oct 6
moon
Wed
Oct 13
moon
Thu
Oct 21

Cairns Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Sep 23
12.9°C 27.1°C 0.0mm
Wed
Sep 22
16.4°C 25.5°C 0.0mm
Tue
Sep 21
15.8°C 30.9°C 0.0mm
Mon
Sep 20
20.9°C 27.6°C 0.0mm
Sun
Sep 19
19.9°C 27.9°C 0.4mm

Cairns Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Sep
1689.1mm
122.3 Day(s)
Total For 2021
2263.0mm
128 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2020
1304.8mm
126 Day(s)
Wettest Day
203.6mm
Apr 21
Lowest Temperature
12.9°C
Jun 21
Highest Temperature
33.8°C
Mar 4

Cairns Ap Almanac

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September Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
15.6°C
23rd
Lowest On Record
9.3°C
5th 2019
Average This Month
19.8°C
+1.1°C
Long-term Average
18.7°C
September Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
30.7°C
14th
Highest On Record
33.9°C
7th 1976
Average This Month
28.8°C
+0.6°C
Long-term Average
28.2°C
September Rainfall
Wettest This Month
4.6mm
7th
Total This Month
11.8mm
9 Day(s)
Long-term Average
33.1mm
7.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
103.2mm
1951
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1980
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