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Cairns Forecast

Today 26°C
Tonight 18°C
possible_shower

Now

21.3°C steady
Updated at 14:40 EST

Nth Cst Tableland for Tuesday Partly cloudy. High chance of showers and drizzle near the coast, slight chance elsewhere. Winds S/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending E/SE 20 to 30 km/h during the morning and early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 20 to 27.

Currently at Cairns

24-hour graph
Temperature 21.3°C steady
Dew Point 18.9°C falling
Feels Like 21.2°C
Relative Humidity 86%
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SSE 16km/h steady
Wind Gusts 22km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:45 EST
Sunset sunset
18:02 EST

Nearby Now

Cairns Ap 22.3°C
Mareeba Ap 23.6°C
Low Isles 22.9°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Cairns

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly cloudy
22°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
21°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
20°C

3am

Mostly clear
19°C

Nth Cst Tableland Weather Warnings

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Cairns 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 26°C 26°C 26°C 25°C 26°C 26°C 25°C
Minimum 18°C 18°C 18°C 17°C 17°C 17°C 18°C
Chance of Rain 70% 40% 40% 50% 40% 70% 50%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Very High Very High Very High Very High Very High
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 22
km/h
27
km/h
24
km/h
28
km/h
24
km/h
28
km/h
19
km/h
24
km/h
17
km/h
22
km/h
16
km/h
22
km/h
15
km/h
22
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 22km/h
SSE
SSE 27km/h
SSE
SSE 24km/h
SSE
SSE 28km/h
SSE
SSE 24km/h
SSE
SSE 28km/h
SSE
SSE 19km/h
SSE
SE 24km/h
SE
SSE 17km/h
SSE
SE 22km/h
SE
SSE 16km/h
SSE
SSE 22km/h
SSE
SSE 15km/h
SSE
SSE 22km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 81% 73% 72% 54% 70% 56% 71% 60% 72% 58% 81% 61% 80% 66%
Dew Point 19°C 21°C 17°C 16°C 16°C 16°C 16°C 16°C 16°C 17°C 18°C 18°C 18°C 18°C

Cairns Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:22 EST
sunrise
06:45 EST
sunset
18:02 EST
last light
18:25 EST
moon
rise
Tue 23:12 EST
set
Wed 11:28 EST
moon
Thu
Jul 25
moon
Thu
Aug 1
moon
Thu
Aug 8
moon
Thu
Aug 15

Cairns Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Jul 23
18°C - 0.0mm
Mon
Jul 22
12.3°C 26°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jul 21
14.4°C 24.8°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jul 20
- 24.3°C -
Fri
Jul 19
9.5°C - 0.0mm

Cairns Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jul
1617.9mm
106.9 Day(s)
Total For 2019
1868.4mm
123 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2018
2000.6mm
106 Day(s)
Wettest Day
276.8mm
Jan 27
Lowest Temperature
11.3°C
Jul 19
Highest Temperature
39.5°C
Feb 21

Cairns Ap Almanac

full climatology
July Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
11.3°C
19th
Lowest On Record
7.3°C
19th 1965
Average This Month
16.5°C
-0.6°C
Long-term Average
17.1°C
July Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
28.2°C
7th
Highest On Record
30.1°C
18th 1964
Average This Month
25.9°C
+0.1°C
Long-term Average
25.8°C
July Rainfall
Wettest This Month
15.8mm
9th
Total This Month
36.4mm
7 Day(s)
Long-term Average
29.9mm
9.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
145.0mm
1969
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1958
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