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Cairns Forecast

Today 29°C
Tonight 22°C
mostly_sunny

Now

22.4°C falling
Updated at 17:20 EST

Nth Cst Tableland for Saturday Mostly sunny. Winds E 20 to 30 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures 23 to 30.

Currently at Cairns

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Temperature 22.4°C falling
Dew Point 17.5°C falling
Feels Like 19.2°C
Relative Humidity 74%
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ESE 29km/h falling
Wind Gusts 33km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 4.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:08 EST
Sunset sunset
18:13 EST

Nearby Now

Cairns Ap 23.5°C
Mareeba Ap 24.2°C
Low Isles 24.3°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Cairns

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly clear
25°C

9pm

Mostly clear
24°C

12am

Mostly clear
23°C

3am

Mostly clear
22°C

Nth Cst Tableland Weather Warnings

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Cairns 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Sep 21
Sun
Sep 22
Mon
Sep 23
Tue
Sep 24
Wed
Sep 25
Thu
Sep 26
Fri
Sep 27

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 29°C 29°C 29°C 29°C 29°C 30°C 30°C
Minimum 18°C 22°C 22°C 19°C 19°C 19°C 18°C
Chance of Rain 20% 80% 60% 60% 20% 60% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index 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 21
km/h
29
km/h
23
km/h
29
km/h
21
km/h
28
km/h
20
km/h
27
km/h
18
km/h
28
km/h
19
km/h
28
km/h
18
km/h
28
km/h
Wind Direction SE 21km/h
SE
SE 29km/h
SE
SE 23km/h
SE
SE 29km/h
SE
SE 21km/h
SE
SE 28km/h
SE
SE 20km/h
SE
SE 27km/h
SE
SE 18km/h
SE
SE 28km/h
SE
SE 19km/h
SE
SE 28km/h
SE
SE 18km/h
SE
SE 28km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 64% 52% 61% 48% 70% 54% 66% 54% 70% 51% 63% 47% 63% 51%
Dew Point 17°C 18°C 19°C 17°C 21°C 19°C 18°C 19°C 19°C 18°C 18°C 17°C 17°C 19°C

Cairns Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:46 EST
sunrise
06:07 EST
sunset
18:13 EST
last light
18:34 EST
moon
rise
Sun 00:09 EST
set
Sun 11:38 EST
moon
Sun
Sep 29
moon
Sun
Oct 6
moon
Mon
Oct 14
moon
Mon
Oct 21

Cairns Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Sep 21
21.4°C 29°C 0.0mm
Fri
Sep 20
15.7°C 29.2°C 0.0mm
Thu
Sep 19
14.0°C 28.9°C 0.0mm
Wed
Sep 18
11.3°C 28.8°C -
Tue
Sep 17
14.4°C 28.3°C 0.0mm

Cairns Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Sep
1678.1mm
122.4 Day(s)
Total For 2019
1897.0mm
130 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2018
2002.0mm
107 Day(s)
Wettest Day
276.8mm
Jan 27
Lowest Temperature
8.9°C
Aug 23
Highest Temperature
39.5°C
Feb 21

Cairns Ap Almanac

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September Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
9.3°C
5th
Lowest On Record
11.1°C
3rd 1948
Average This Month
15.0°C
-3.7°C
Long-term Average
18.7°C
September Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
30.2°C
8th
Highest On Record
33.9°C
7th 1976
Average This Month
28.8°C
+0.7°C
Long-term Average
28.1°C
September Rainfall
Wettest This Month
1.0mm
13th
Total This Month
1.0mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
33.3mm
7.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
103.2mm
1951
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1948
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13:25 EST

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Low making a warm, windy, stormy mark on southeastern Australia

12:37 EST

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Barnaby Joyce says he sent 'an awful lot' of special drought envoy reports to PM

18:49 EST

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