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  1. Cairns Local Weather

    16.93°S, 145.78°E

    Now in Cairns

    Updated at 13:00 EST

    27.8 °C

    Feels like 30.9 °C
    Dew Point
    24.8 °C
    Gusts
    20km/h
    Relative Humidity
    84%
    Pressure
    1014.8hPa
    Wind
    S 17km/h
    Rainfall
    0.8mm

    Cairns Monday Forecast

    Showers
    Showers
    23 °C
    30 °C
    90%
    10-20mm
    Cairns for Monday
    Cloudy. Very high chance of showers near the coast, medium chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds E/SE 20 to 30 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures 24 to 30.
    Fire Danger
    No Rating

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  3. Cairns 48 HOUR FORECAST

    TEMP WIND RAIN CHANCE
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  5. 7 day forecast

    Today: Cloudy. Very high chance of showers near the coast, medium chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds E/SE 20 to 30 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures 24 to 30.

    Forecast for Cairns (16.9254°S, 145.7752°E, 3m AMSL)
      Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
    Summary Showers Showers Clearing shower Possible shower Late shower Possible shower Possible shower
    Minimum 23° 24° 24° 24° 24° 24° 23°
    Maximum 30° 29° 30° 30° 30° 30° 29°
    Chance of rain 90% 80% 40% 50% 50% 70% 70%
    Likely amount 10-20mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm
    UV index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme High High High
    Fire Danger Rating No Rating No Rating No Rating No Rating - - -
    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 17
    (km/h)
    26
    (km/h)
    25
    (km/h)
    29
    (km/h)
    26
    (km/h)
    29
    (km/h)
    23
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    27
    (km/h)
    22
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    26
    (km/h)
    23
    (km/h)
    26
    (km/h)
    26
    (km/h)
    28
    (km/h)
    Wind direction SSE SSE SE SSE SSE SE SSE SSE SSE SSE SSE SSE SSE SSE
    Relative humidity 84% 85% 85% 77% 76% 69% 78% 74% 79% 73% 79% 73% 73% 63%
    Dew point 23°C 25°C 23°C 24°C 23°C 22°C 23°C 24°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 21°C 20°C
  6. Sunrise and sunset times

    Sunrise / Sunset for Cairns (16.9254°S, 145.7752°E, 3m AMSL)
    First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon rise Moon set Moon phase First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
    6:04am EST 6:26am EST 6:08pm EST 6:30pm EST 12:39pm EST 11:51pm EST Waxing crescent First quarter Apr 16 Full moon Apr 24 Last quarter May 01 New moon May 08
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  10. Cairns Past 5 Days

    This Month
    Minimum Maximum Rainfall
    Thursday
    Apr 11
    21.3 °C 30.1 °C
    0.0 mm
    Friday
    Apr 12
    18.4 °C 30.6 °C
    0.0 mm
    Saturday
    Apr 13
    22.8 °C 29.7 °C
    16.6 mm
    Sunday
    Apr 14
    22.7 °C 29.7 °C
    17.8 mm
    Monday
    Apr 15
    24.1 °C 27.8 °C
    7.6 mm
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    Cairns minimum temp history (16.9254°S, 145.7752°E, 3m AMSL)
    MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE MINIMUM TEMPERATURE
    Hottest this month 32.9° 09/04/2024 Coldest this month 18.4° 12/04/2024
    Hottest on record Coldest on record
    Hottest this year 37.4° 30/01/2024 Coldest this year 18.4° 12/04/2024
    Long term average 30.1° Long term average 21.9°
    Average this month 31.2° Average this month 22.8°
    Hottest - On Record Avg. max. temp. - - Coldest - on record Avg. min. temp. - -
    Cairns rainfall history (16.9254°S, 145.7752°E, 3m AMSL)
    RAINFALL
    Wettest This Month 17.8mm 14/04/2024 Total This Month 62.8mm
    11.0 days
    Long Term Average 257.1mm 16.2 days Wettest - on record - -
    Driest on record 35.0mm 2020
  12. Cairns Year To Date

    Average Rainfall To Apr 1450.9mm 72.1 day(s)
    Total For 2024 1661.0mm 81.0 day(s)
    Total To This Day 2023 1333.6mm 65.0 day(s)
    Wettest Day 163.4mm Feb18
    Lowest Temperature 18.4°C Apr12
    Highest Temperature 37.4°C Jan30