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  1. Cairns Local Weather

    16.93°S, 145.78°E

    Now in Cairns

    Updated at 15:20 EST

    26.3 °C

    Feels like 27.8 °C
    Dew Point
    19.9 °C
    Gusts
    13km/h
    Relative Humidity
    68%
    Pressure
     
    Wind
    E 11km/h
    Rainfall
    0.2mm

    Cairns Saturday Forecast

    Mostly sunny
    Mostly sunny
    21 °C
    29 °C
    40%
    < 1mm
    Cairns for Saturday
    Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower. Winds E 20 to 30 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures 24 to 31.
    Fire Danger
    Moderate

  2. Cairns 48 HOUR FORECAST

    TEMP WIND RAIN CHANCE
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  4. 7 day forecast

    Today: Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower. Winds E 20 to 30 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures 24 to 31.

    Forecast for Cairns (16.9254°S, 145.7752°E, 3m AMSL)
      Sat Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri
    Summary Mostly sunny Mostly sunny Mostly sunny Possible shower Mostly sunny Mostly sunny Mostly sunny
    Minimum 21° 21° 20° 21° 20° 19° 21°
    Maximum 29° 29° 30° 30° 30° 30° 29°
    Chance of rain 40% 40% 50% 30% 10% 10% 5%
    Likely amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
    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 28
    (km/h)
    24
    (km/h)
    12
    (km/h)
    23
    (km/h)
    14
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    24
    (km/h)
    12
    (km/h)
    20
    (km/h)
    12
    (km/h)
    20
    (km/h)
    10
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    21
    (km/h)
    11
    (km/h)
    20
    (km/h)
    Wind direction SE ESE SSE ESE SSE ESE SE ESE ESE ESE SSE ESE SSE ESE
    Relative humidity 63% 61% 76% 60% 71% 60% 80% 65% 73% 55% 69% 55% 71% 56%
    Dew point 18°C 19°C 21°C 19°C 20°C 20°C 22°C 21°C 19°C 19°C 19°C 19°C 19°C 18°C
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  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
    5:47am EST 6:09am EST 6:13pm EST 6:34pm EST 7:30am EST 8:05pm EST Waxing crescent First quarter Sep 24 Full moon Oct 02 Last quarter Oct 10 New moon Oct 17
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  8. Cairns Past 5 Days

    This Month
    Minimum Maximum Rainfall
    Tuesday
    Sep 15
    19.6 °C 26.9 °C
    11.0 mm
    Wednesday
    Sep 16
    19.7 °C 28.0 °C
    5.0 mm
    Thursday
    Sep 17
    21.5 °C 24.5 °C
    6.0 mm
    Friday
    Sep 18
    22.6 °C 27.6 °C
    17.6 mm
    Saturday
    Sep 19
    21.6 °C 27.8 °C
    0.6 mm
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  9. Almanac


    Cairns minimum temp history (16.9254°S, 145.7752°E, 3m AMSL)
    MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE MINIMUM TEMPERATURE
    Hottest this month 30.2° 03/09/2020 Coldest this month 18.0° 11/09/2020
    Hottest on record 33.9 07/09/1976 Coldest on record 11.1 03/09/1948
    Hottest this year 40.0° 15/02/2020 Coldest this year 9.5° 17/07/2020
    Long term average 28.1° Long term average 18.7°
    Average this month 28.1° Average this month 20.1°
    Hottest September On Record Avg. max. temp. 30.0° 2009 Coldest September on record Avg. min. temp. 16.0° 1948
    Cairns rainfall history (16.9254°S, 145.7752°E, 3m AMSL)
    RAINFALL
    Wettest This Month 14.2mm 14/09/2020 Total This Month 58.4mm
    13.0 days
    Long Term Average 33.3mm 7.6 days Wettest September on record 103.2mm 1951
    Driest on record 0.0mm 1948
  10. Cairns Year To Date

    Average Rainfall To Sep 1678.1mm 122.4 day(s)
    Total For 2020 1304.6mm 125.0 day(s)
    Total To This Day 2019 1897.0mm 130.0 day(s)
    Wettest Day 207.6mm Jan29
    Lowest Temperature 9.5°C Jul17
    Highest Temperature 40.0°C Feb15