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Cairns Forecast

Today 34°C
Tonight 23°C
sunny

Now

28.1°C falling
Updated at 17:40 EST

North Coast & Tableland for Tuesday Mostly clear. The chance of a thunderstorm in the S. Winds E/NE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening.

Currently at Cairns

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Temperature 28.1°C falling
Dew Point 21.6°C falling
Feels Like 30.4°C
Relative Humidity 68%
Wind icon
NW 11km/h steady
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 4.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
05:47 EST
Sunset sunset
18:18 EST

Nearby Now

Cairns Ap 27.6°C
South Johnstone 27.8°C
Mareeba 26.7°C

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Cairns

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly clear
30°C

9pm

Mostly clear
27°C

12am

Mostly clear
26°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
24°C

North Coast & Tableland Weather Warnings

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Qld - Tue 17:46 EST
Severe Thunderstorm Warning (Giant Hailstones & Damaging Winds) for Central Highlands & Coalfields, Capricornia & Wide Bay & Burnett

Qld - Tue 15:20 EST
Fire Weather Warning for Northern Goldfields and Upper Flinders and Central Highlands and Coalfields

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Cairns 7-day Weather Forecast

Cairns Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:24 EST
sunrise
05:46 EST
sunset
18:18 EST
last light
18:40 EST
moon
set
Wed 05:28 EST
rise
Wed 18:02 EST
moon
Thu
Oct 21
moon
Fri
Oct 29
moon
Fri
Nov 5
moon
Thu
Nov 11

Cairns Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Oct 19
21.0°C 31.4°C 0.0mm
Mon
Oct 18
21.9°C 31.6°C 0.0mm
Sun
Oct 17
20.9°C 32.5°C 0.0mm
Sat
Oct 16
19.6°C 33.1°C 4.2mm
Fri
Oct 15
21.1°C 30.7°C 12.6mm

Cairns Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Oct
1737.0mm
130.8 Day(s)
Total For 2021
2271.8mm
133 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2020
1310.4mm
134 Day(s)
Wettest Day
203.6mm
Apr 21
Lowest Temperature
12.9°C
Jun 21
Highest Temperature
34.2°C
Oct 16

Cairns Ap Almanac

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October Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
18.8°C
1st
Lowest On Record
12.4°C
1st 1946
Average This Month
21.4°C
+0.8°C
Long-term Average
20.6°C
October Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
34.2°C
16th
Highest On Record
36.0°C
24th 2002
Average This Month
31.6°C
+2.0°C
Long-term Average
29.6°C
October Rainfall
Wettest This Month
5.0mm
15th
Total This Month
7.8mm
3 Day(s)
Long-term Average
48.2mm
8.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
394.4mm
2011
Driest On Record
0.0mm
2002
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