Weather

Cairns Local Weather

16.93°S, 145.78°E

NOW IN Cairns

Updated at 06:00 EST

25.4°C

Feels like 26.6°C
Dew Point
22.1°C
Gusts
15km/h
Relative Humidity
82%
Pressure
-
Wind
S 11km/h
Rainfall
12.0mm

Cairns Thursday Forecast

showers
Showers
23°C
32°C
80%
5-10mm
Fire Danger
Moderate
Nth Cst & Tableland for Thursday
Cloudy. Very high chance of showers near the coast, medium chance elsewhere. The chance of thunderstorms, with possible heavy falls about the coast and ranges. Winds E 20 to 30 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures 25 to 32.
THU
Jan 18
FRI
Jan 19
SAT
Jan 20
SUN
Jan 21
MON
Jan 22
TUE
Jan 23
WED
Jan 24
Summary
showers
Showers
clearing shower
Clearing shower
mostly sunny
Mostly sunny
late shower
Late shower
possible shower
Possible shower
possible shower
Possible shower
possible thunderstorm
Possible thunderstorm
Maximum 32°C 32°C 33°C 33°C 33°C 32°C 32°C
Minimum 23°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 23°C
Chance of Rain 80% 50% 30% 50% 60% 70% 90%
Rain Amount 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 10-20mm 10-20mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
9am3pm 9am3pm 9am3pm 9am3pm 9am3pm 9am3pm 9am3pm
Wind Speed 26
km/h
32
km/h
22
km/h
30
km/h
19
km/h
27
km/h
17
km/h
24
km/h
16
km/h
23
km/h
12
km/h
18
km/h
8
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction ESE SE SE SE SSE SE SSE SE SSE SE SSE SE SSE ESE
Relative Humidity 71% 65% 76% 65% 65% 57% 68% 66% 72% 64% 72% 67% 72% 64%

Cairns Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next Occurrence
First Light Sunrise Sunset Last Light Moon Phase moon rise moon set first quarter full moon last quarter new moon
first light
05:34 EST
sunrise
05:57 EST
sunset
18:57 EST
last light
19:21 EST
moon
rise
Thu 06:39 EST
set
Fri 20:29 EST
moon
Thu
Jan 25
moon
Thu
Feb 1
moon
Thu
Feb 8
moon
Fri
Feb 16

Cairns Past 5 Days

Day Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed, Jan 17 22°C 28°C 129mm
Tue, Jan 16 22.9°C 32°C 21.8mm
Mon, Jan 15 23.0°C 33.6°C 0.0mm
Sun, Jan 14 20.3°C 32.3°C 0.0mm
Sat, Jan 13 21.2°C 32.4°C 0.0mm

Cairns Ap Year To Date

Average rainfall to Jan 390.2mm 18.5 day(s)
Total for 2018 375.4mm 10 day(s)
Total to this day 2017 358.6mm 16 day(s)
Wettest day 142.4mm Jan 17
Lowest temperature 20.8°C Jan 14
Highest temperature 36.3°C Jan 4

Cairns Ap Almanac

January minimum temperature
Lowest this month 20.8°C 14th
Lowest on record 18.2°C 10th 1943
Average this month 23.7°C +0.0°C
Long-term average 23.7°C
January maximum temperature
Highest this month 36.3°C 4th
Highest on record 40.4°C 29th 1967
Average this month 32.6°C +1.1°C
Long-term average 31.5°C
January rainfall
Wettest this month 142.4mm 17th
Total this month 375.4mm 10 day(s)
Long-term average 390.2mm 18.5 day(s)
Wettest on record 1417.4mm 1981
Driest on record 86.1mm 1967