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Cairns Forecast

This morning 22°C
Today 28°C
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Now

23.9°C rising
Updated at 05:20 EST

North Coast & Tableland for Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds S/SE 35 to 50 km/h. Damaging wind gusts exceeding 90 km/h possible depending on movement and development of Tropical Cyclone Niran. Daytime maximum temperatures 24 to 30.

Currently at Cairns

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Temperature 23.9°C rising
Dew Point 22.7°C steady
Feels Like 29.0°C
Relative Humidity 93%
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Calm rising
Wind Gusts 0km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 5.2mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:17 EST
Sunset sunset
18:41 EST

Nearby Now

Cairns Ap 26.2°C
Mareeba 22.9°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Cairns

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly cloudy
22°C

9am

Mostly cloudy
25°C

12pm

Mostly cloudy
27°C

3pm

Mostly clear
28°C

North Coast & Tableland Weather Warnings

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Qld - Wed 05:22 EST
Storm Force Wind Warning for Cooktown Coast. Gale Warning for Peninsula & Cairns coasts. Strong Wind Warning for Townsville & Mackay coasts

Qld - Wed 04:39 EST
Tropical Cyclone Warning from Cape Melville to Innisfail, inc Cooktown, Pt Douglas & Cairns. Tropical Cyclone Watch Zone: None.

Qld - Tue 16:54 EST
Minor Flood Warning for the Tully and Murray rivers

Qld - Tue 16:52 EST
Minor Flood Warning for the Herbert River

Qld - Tue 13:18 EST
Flood Watch for coastal catchments between Cooktown and Rollingstone

Qld - Tue 08:48 EST
Final Flood Warning for the Mulgrave and Russell Rivers

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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 Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
05:55 EST
sunrise
06:17 EST
sunset
18:41 EST
last light
19:03 EST
moon
set
Wed 09:46 EST
rise
Wed 21:48 EST
moon
Sat
Mar 6
moon
Sat
Mar 13
moon
Mon
Mar 22
moon
Mon
Mar 29

Cairns Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Mar 2
21.6°C 28.0°C 107.8mm
Mon
Mar 1
22.8°C 25.1°C 16.8mm
Sun
Feb 28
24.2°C 32.1°C 6.8mm
Sat
Feb 27
23.8°C 30.9°C 4.0mm
Fri
Feb 26
23.4°C 29.0°C 17.0mm

Cairns Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
1264.6mm
56.7 Day(s)
Total For 2021
909.0mm
47 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2020
825.4mm
34 Day(s)
Wettest Day
97.2mm
Jan 29
Lowest Temperature
21.4°C
Jan 25
Highest Temperature
33.4°C
Feb 24

Cairns Ap Almanac

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March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
22.1°C
2nd
Lowest On Record
17.7°C
31st 2009
Average This Month
22.4°C
-0.7°C
Long-term Average
23.1°C
March Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
27.8°C
2nd
Highest On Record
37.7°C
18th 1993
Average This Month
26.8°C
-3.8°C
Long-term Average
30.6°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
10.6mm
1st
Total This Month
10.6mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
416.3mm
19.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
1127.5mm
1945
Driest On Record
27.8mm
1993
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Weather News

Cyclone Niran forms near Queensland

08:04 EDT

Tropical Cyclone Niran has developed off the north Queensland coast this morning.

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