Weather

Cairns Local Weather

16.93°S, 145.78°E

NOW IN Cairns

Updated at 14:00 EST

24.4°C

Feels like 24.4°C
Dew Point
17.1°C
Gusts
26km/h
Relative Humidity
63%
Pressure
-
Wind
SE 17km/h
Rainfall
0.0mm

Cairns Thursday Forecast

mostly sunny
Mostly sunny
20°C
28°C
30%
< 1mm
Nth Cst & Tableland for Thursday
Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a light shower along the coastal fringe, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds E/SE 20 to 30 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures 21 to 28.
Fire Danger
Moderate
THU
May 24
FRI
May 25
SAT
May 26
SUN
May 27
MON
May 28
TUE
May 29
WED
May 30
Summary
mostly sunny
Mostly sunny
possible shower
Possible shower
possible shower
Possible shower
possible shower
Possible shower
possible shower
Possible shower
possible shower
Possible shower
possible shower
Possible shower
Maximum 28°C 28°C 28°C 28°C 28°C 28°C 28°C
Minimum 20°C 20°C 20°C 20°C 20°C 20°C 19°C
Chance of Rain 30% 50% 60% 40% 50% 60% 20%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index Very High High Very High Very High Very High
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
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Wind Speed 22
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28
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28
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Relative Humidity 65% 56% 72% 64% 76% 65% 77% 64% 77% 65% 78% 64% 72% 59%

Cairns Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next Occurrence
First Light Sunrise Sunset Last Light Moon Phase moon rise moon set full moon last quarter new moon first quarter
first light
06:13 EST
sunrise
06:36 EST
sunset
17:51 EST
last light
18:14 EST
moon
rise
Thu 14:17 EST
set
Fri 02:32 EST
moon
Wed
May 30
moon
Thu
Jun 7
moon
Thu
Jun 14
moon
Wed
Jun 20

Cairns Past 5 Days

Day Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu, May 24 19.4°C - 0.0mm
Wed, May 23 19.6°C 27.2°C 0.0mm
Tue, May 22 21.5°C 26.2°C 0.0mm
Mon, May 21 21.4°C 26.7°C 0.0mm
Sun, May 20 21.7°C 25.3°C 3.0mm

Cairns Ap Year To Date

Average rainfall to May 1540.3mm 88.0 day(s)
Total for 2018 1907.6mm 87 day(s)
Total to this day 2017 1234.4mm 93 day(s)
Wettest day 217.6mm Mar 26
Lowest temperature 15.3°C May 15
Highest temperature 36.3°C Jan 4

Cairns Ap Almanac

May minimum temperature
Lowest this month 15.3°C 15th
Lowest on record 10.1°C 26th 1953
Average this month 20.7°C +0.8°C
Long-term average 19.9°C
May maximum temperature
Highest this month 30.6°C 11th
Highest on record 31.3°C 29th 1958
Average this month 28.5°C +0.8°C
Long-term average 27.7°C
May rainfall
Wettest this month 12.4mm 2nd
Total this month 24.0mm 10 day(s)
Long-term average 91.5mm 13.8 day(s)
Wettest on record 322.3mm 1964
Driest on record 3.2mm 2001