Cairns Weather


Cairns Forecast

Today 28°C
Tonight 19°C
mostly_sunny

Now

24.5°C steady
Updated at 17:10 EST

Nth Cst Tableland for Sunday Partly cloudy. The chance of fog in the south early this morning. Medium chance of showers near the coast, slight chance elsewhere. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 22 to 29.

Currently at Cairns

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Temperature 24.5°C steady
Dew Point 20.0°C steady
Feels Like 25.3°C
Relative Humidity 76%
Wind icon
ESE 14km/h rising
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 2.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
06:39 EST
Sunset sunset
17:50 EST

Nearby Now

Cairns Ap 24.7°C
Mareeba Ap 24.4°C
Low Isles 24.6°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Cairns

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly clear
24°C

9pm

Mostly clear
22°C

12am

Mostly clear
21°C

3am

Mostly clear
20°C

Nth Cst Tableland Weather Warnings

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There are no warnings current.

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Cairns Sun & Moon Times

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First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:16 EST
sunrise
06:39 EST
sunset
17:50 EST
last light
18:14 EST
moon
set
Mon 01:43 EST
rise
Mon 14:17 EST
moon
Sat
Jun 6
moon
Sat
Jun 13
moon
Sun
Jun 21
moon
Sun
Jun 28

Cairns Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
May 31
18.9°C 28.2°C 0.0mm
Sat
May 30
13.2°C 27.4°C 0.0mm
Fri
May 29
14.1°C 27.1°C 0.0mm
Thu
May 28
13.3°C 26.5°C 0.0mm
Wed
May 27
12.1°C 25.9°C 0.0mm

Cairns Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
1540.3mm
88.0 Day(s)
Total For 2020
1165.0mm
85 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2019
1794.4mm
103 Day(s)
Wettest Day
207.6mm
Jan 29
Lowest Temperature
11.1°C
May 25
Highest Temperature
40.0°C
Feb 15

Cairns Ap Almanac

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May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
11.1°C
25th
Lowest On Record
10.1°C
26th 1953
Average This Month
19.4°C
-0.5°C
Long-term Average
19.9°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
31.3°C
1st
Highest On Record
31.3°C
29th 1958
Average This Month
27.5°C
-0.2°C
Long-term Average
27.7°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
75.2mm
20th
Total This Month
151.4mm
15 Day(s)
Long-term Average
91.5mm
13.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
322.3mm
1964
Driest On Record
3.2mm
2001
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Weather News

Clearer blue skies

12:18 EST

With considerably less aeroplanes flying over the last two months, there has been a noticeable lack of contrails they form.

A new southerly swell to impact the NSW coast

12:15 EST

As beaches across the NSW coast slowly recover from the large, powerful and prolonged beating last weekend, the Tasman Sea prepares to stir up again and send significant energy to our shores.