Weather

Cairns Local Weather

16.93°S, 145.78°E

NOW IN Cairns

Updated at 04:30 EST

22.8°C

Feels like 22.8°C
Dew Point
21.6°C
Gusts
9km/h
Relative Humidity
93%
Pressure
-
Wind
S 6km/h
Rainfall
3.6mm

Cairns Sunday Forecast

possible shower
Possible shower
24°C
32°C
40%
< 1mm
Fire Danger
High
Nth Cst & Tableland for Sunday
Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers about the coast and ranges, slight chance about the southern tablelands. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds E 15 to 20 km/h becoming light early in the morning then becoming E/SE 20 to 30 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 18 and 23 with daytime temperatures reaching 29 to 35.
SUN
Dec 17
MON
Dec 18
TUE
Dec 19
WED
Dec 20
THU
Dec 21
FRI
Dec 22
SAT
Dec 23
Summary
possible shower
Possible shower
sunny
Sunny
clearing shower
Clearing shower
possible shower
Possible shower
mostly sunny
Mostly sunny
possible shower
Possible shower
possible shower
Possible shower
Maximum 32°C 33°C 33°C 33°C 33°C 32°C 32°C
Minimum 24°C 23°C 23°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C
Chance of Rain 40% 20% 50% 30% 80% 50% 50%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm
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 19
km/h
27
km/h
20
km/h
24
km/h
16
km/h
21
km/h
11
km/h
22
km/h
11
km/h
21
km/h
16
km/h
22
km/h
15
km/h
22
km/h
Wind Direction SSE SE SE SE SSE ESE SE ESE SE ESE ESE ESE SE ESE
Relative Humidity 65% 56% 59% 53% 64% 57% 61% 54% 62% 52% 66% 53% 64% 55%

Cairns Sun & Moon Times

Next Occurrence
First Light Sunrise Sunset Last Light Moon Phase moon rise moon set new moon first quarter full moon last quarter
first light
-
sunrise
-
sunset
-
last light
-
moon
rise
Sun 04:45 EST
set
Mon 18:43 EST
moon
Mon
Dec 18
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9

Cairns Past 5 Days

Day Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat, Dec 16 21°C 33°C 0.0mm
Fri, Dec 15 20°C 33°C 0.0mm
Thu, Dec 14 19.6°C 33°C 0.2mm
Wed, Dec 13 21.0°C 31.7°C 0.8mm
Tue, Dec 12 21.1°C 32.4°C 0.0mm

Cairns Ap Year To Date

Average rainfall to Dec 1994.9mm 155.2 day(s)
Total for 2017 1686.2mm 151 day(s)
Total to this day 2016 1470.4mm 159 day(s)
Wettest day 135.2mm Oct 19
Lowest temperature 12.6°C Jun 8
Highest temperature 36.2°C Mar 28

Cairns Ap Almanac

December minimum temperature
Lowest this month 21.4°C 6th
Lowest on record 17.1°C 13th 1972
Average this month 23.2°C -0.2°C
Long-term average 23.4°C
December maximum temperature
Highest this month 34.2°C 5th
Highest on record 40.5°C 20th 1995
Average this month 32.8°C +1.3°C
Long-term average 31.5°C
December rainfall
Wettest this month 19.0mm 5th
Total this month 24.4mm 4 day(s)
Long-term average 176.7mm 13.9 day(s)
Wettest on record 919.4mm 1973
Driest on record 9.0mm 1951