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  1. Cairns Local Weather

    16.93°S, 145.78°E

    Now in Cairns

    Updated at 11:30 EST

    32.7 °C

    Feels like 37.6 °C
    Dew Point
    26.0 °C
    Gusts
    20km/h
    Relative Humidity
    68%
    Pressure
     
    Wind
    N 11km/h
    Rainfall
    0.0mm

    Cairns Thursday Forecast

    Possible thunderstorm
    Possible thunderstorm
    25 °C
    33 °C
    70%
    10-20mm
    Cairns for Thursday
    Partly cloudy. High chance of showers, most likely from late this morning. The chance of a thunderstorm with possible heavy falls. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures 28 to 33.
    Fire Danger
    Moderate

  2. Cairns 24 HOUR FORECAST

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  4. 7 day forecast

    Today: Partly cloudy. High chance of showers, most likely from late this morning. The chance of a thunderstorm with possible heavy falls. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures 28 to 33.

    Forecast for Cairns (16.9254°S, 145.7752°E, 3m AMSL)
      Thu Fri Sat Sun Mon Tue Wed
    Summary Possible thunderstorm Possible thunderstorm Mostly sunny Mostly sunny Mostly sunny Possible shower Possible shower
    Minimum 25° 25° 25° 24° 24° 24° 24°
    Maximum 33° 34° 34° 34° 34° 33° 33°
    Chance of rain 70% 40% 40% 40% 50% 30% 80%
    Likely amount 10-20mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
    UV index Extreme 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 7
    (km/h)
    13
    (km/h)
    7
    (km/h)
    13
    (km/h)
    6
    (km/h)
    17
    (km/h)
    6
    (km/h)
    15
    (km/h)
    7
    (km/h)
    16
    (km/h)
    8
    (km/h)
    17
    (km/h)
    7
    (km/h)
    14
    (km/h)
    Wind direction NW N W ENE S ESE S E S E S E SSE ESE
    Relative humidity 76% 75% 71% 64% 67% 63% 70% 62% 69% 65% 71% 62% 73% 70%
    Dew point 25°C 27°C 24°C 26°C 24°C 25°C 24°C 25°C 24°C 26°C 23°C 24°C 24°C 26°C
  5. 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
    5:54am EST 6:16am EST 6:44pm EST 7:06pm EST 8:52am EST 9:07pm EST Waxing crescent First quarter Mar 03 Full moon Mar 10 Last quarter Mar 16 New moon Mar 24
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  7. Cairns Past 5 Days

    This Month
    Minimum Maximum Rainfall
    Sunday
    Feb 23
    25.0 °C 32.2 °C
    45.4 mm
    Monday
    Feb 24
    24.7 °C 29.7 °C
    -
    Tuesday
    Feb 25
    24.5 °C 32.6 °C
    21.4 mm
    Wednesday
    Feb 26
    24.4 °C 33 °C
    57.2 mm
    Thursday
    Feb 27
    25 °C -
    0.0 mm
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  8. Almanac


    Cairns minimum temp history (16.9254°S, 145.7752°E, 3m AMSL)
    MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE MINIMUM TEMPERATURE
    Hottest this month 40.0° 15/02/2020 Coldest this month 23.7° 04/02/2020
    Hottest on record 38.9 12/02/1969 Coldest on record 17.9 01/02/1975
    Hottest this year 40.0° 15/02/2020 Coldest this year 22.6° 01/01/2020
    Long term average 31.2° Long term average 23.8°
    Average this month 33.5° Average this month 24.8°
    Hottest February On Record Avg. max. temp. 33.5° 1990 Coldest February on record Avg. min. temp. 22.5° 1965
    Cairns rainfall history (16.9254°S, 145.7752°E, 3m AMSL)
    RAINFALL
    Wettest This Month 68.0mm 22/02/2020 Total This Month 259.2mm
    10.0 days
    Long Term Average 447.1mm 18.8 days Wettest February on record 1287.0mm 2000
    Driest on record 30.4mm 1990
  9. Cairns Year To Date

    Average Rainfall To Feb 837.3mm 37.3 day(s)
    Total For 2020 719.8mm 30.0 day(s)
    Total To This Day 2019 1164.2mm 41.0 day(s)
    Wettest Day 207.6mm Jan29
    Lowest Temperature 22.6°C Jan 1
    Highest Temperature 40.0°C Feb15