Lake Placid Weather


Cairns Forecast

This morning 25°C
Today 31°C
showers

Now

26.0°C rising
Updated at 01:50 EST

Nth Cst Tableland for Saturday Cloudy. Very high chance of showers near the coast, high chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm, with possible heavy falls in the north. Light winds becoming E 15 to 25 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to 20 to 25 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.
Sunday Cloudy. High chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm, with possible heavy falls in the north. Winds E 15 to 20 km/h turning NE 20 to 30 km/h during the morning and early afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

Currently at Cairns Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 26.0°C rising
Dew Point 24.6°C rising
Feels Like 29.3°C
Relative Humidity 92%
Wind icon
SE 14km/h falling
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure 1008.4hPa rising
Fire Danger 1.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 14.2mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:14 EST
Sunset sunset
18:47 EST

Nearby Now

Mareeba Ap 23.5°C
Low Isles 27.0°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Cairns

48-hour forecast

3am

Chance shower or storm
26°C

6am

Intermittent rain
25°C

9am

Heavy shower
28°C

12pm

Chance shower or storm
30°C

Nth Cst Tableland Weather Warnings

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Cairns 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Feb 22
Sun
Feb 23
Mon
Feb 24
Tue
Feb 25
Wed
Feb 26
Thu
Feb 27
Fri
Feb 28

Showers

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Showers

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm
Maximum 31°C 31°C 30°C 30°C 32°C 32°C 33°C
Minimum 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C
Chance of Rain 90% 80% 80% 70% 90% 90% 90%
Rain Amount 20-40mm 20-40mm 10-20mm 20-40mm 10-20mm 10-20mm 5-10mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
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 12
km/h
14
km/h
10
km/h
13
km/h
7
km/h
12
km/h
4
km/h
9
km/h
4
km/h
8
km/h
5
km/h
9
km/h
5
km/h
10
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 12km/h
ESE
E 14km/h
E
E 10km/h
E
ENE 13km/h
ENE
ESE 7km/h
ESE
NE 12km/h
NE
E 4km/h
E
ENE 9km/h
ENE
SE 4km/h
SE
NE 8km/h
NE
WSW 5km/h
WSW
ENE 9km/h
ENE
S 5km/h
S
ENE 10km/h
ENE
Relative Humidity 82% 80% 81% 78% 84% 80% 80% 77% 77% 75% 78% 75% 77% 71%
Dew Point 25°C 26°C 25°C 26°C 25°C 26°C 24°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 25°C 27°C 25°C 26°C

Cairns Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:52 EST
sunrise
06:14 EST
sunset
18:47 EST
last light
19:09 EST
moon
rise
Sat 04:48 EST
set
Sat 18:01 EST
moon
Mon
Feb 24
moon
Tue
Mar 3
moon
Tue
Mar 10
moon
Mon
Mar 16

Cairns Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Feb 21
26.0°C 32°C 0.0mm
Thu
Feb 20
25.4°C 34.3°C 0.0mm
Wed
Feb 19
25.5°C 33.0°C 0.0mm
Tue
Feb 18
25.1°C 34.6°C 1.2mm
Mon
Feb 17
25.0°C 36.0°C 0.0mm

Cairns Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
837.3mm
37.3 Day(s)
Total For 2020
469.4mm
25 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2019
1085.4mm
38 Day(s)
Wettest Day
207.6mm
Jan 29
Lowest Temperature
22.6°C
Jan 1
Highest Temperature
40.0°C
Feb 15

Cairns Ap Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
23.7°C
4th
Lowest On Record
17.9°C
1st 1975
Average This Month
24.9°C
+1.1°C
Long-term Average
23.8°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
40.0°C
15th
Highest On Record
38.9°C
12th 1969
Average This Month
34.2°C
+3.0°C
Long-term Average
31.2°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
3.4mm
3rd
Total This Month
8.8mm
5 Day(s)
Long-term Average
447.1mm
18.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
1287.0mm
2000
Driest On Record
30.4mm
1990
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