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  1. Cairns Local Weather

    16.93°S, 145.78°E

    Now in Cairns

    Updated at 00:50 EST

    24.1 °C

    Feels like 27.9 °C
    Dew Point
    22.9 °C
    Gusts
    7km/h
    Relative Humidity
    93%
    Pressure
     
    Wind
    S 7km/h
    Rainfall
    8.8mm

    Cairns Friday Forecast

    Showers
    Showers
    23 °C
    32 °C
    80%
    1-5mm
    Cairns for Friday
    Partly cloudy. High chance of showers near the coast, medium chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm along the coast in the morning, the chance of a thunderstorm over the Tablelands in the afternoon. Light winds becoming E/SE 20 to 30 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 18 and 23 with daytime temperatures reaching 27 to 33.
    Fire Danger
    High

  2. Cairns 48 HOUR FORECAST

    TEMP WIND RAIN CHANCE
  3. 7 day forecast

    Today: Partly cloudy. High chance of showers near the coast, medium chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm along the coast in the morning, the chance of a thunderstorm over the Tablelands in the afternoon. Light winds becoming E/SE 20 to 30 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 18 and 23 with daytime temperatures reaching 27 to 33.

    Forecast for Cairns (16.9254°S, 145.7752°E, 3m AMSL)
      Fri Sat Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu
    Summary Showers Showers Possible shower Possible shower Mostly sunny Possible shower Possible shower
    Minimum 23° 23° 23° 23° 24° 24° 24°
    Maximum 32° 31° 31° 32° 32° 32° 32°
    Chance of rain 80% 90% 70% 40% 50% 60% 60%
    Likely amount 1-5mm 5-10mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
    UV index 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 18
    (km/h)
    25
    (km/h)
    22
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    24
    (km/h)
    16
    (km/h)
    19
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    14
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    19
    (km/h)
    12
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    18
    (km/h)
    13
    (km/h)
    20
    (km/h)
    16
    (km/h)
    22
    (km/h)
    Wind direction SSE SE SSE SE SE ESE SE ESE SE E SE ESE SE SE
    Relative humidity 68% 64% 68% 69% 73% 68% 70% 63% 66% 61% 68% 63% 66% 59%
    Dew point 22°C 22°C 22°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 22°C 22°C 23°C 23°C 22°C 22°C
  4. 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 Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
    5:10am EST 5:34am EST 6:36pm EST 6:59pm EST 4:03pm EST 3:24am EST Waxing gibbous Full moon Nov 30 Last quarter Dec 08 New moon Dec 15 First quarter Dec 22
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  6. Cairns Past 5 Days

    This Month
    Minimum Maximum Rainfall
    Sunday
    Nov 22
    23.0 °C 31.2 °C
    9.6 mm
    Monday
    Nov 23
    21.6 °C 31.6 °C
    0.2 mm
    Tuesday
    Nov 24
    21.5 °C 31.6 °C
    0.0 mm
    Wednesday
    Nov 25
    21.2 °C 31.0 °C
    0.0 mm
    Thursday
    Nov 26
    23.5 °C 32.5 °C
    0.0 mm
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  7. Almanac


    Cairns minimum temp history (16.9254°S, 145.7752°E, 3m AMSL)
    MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE MINIMUM TEMPERATURE
    Hottest this month 33.6° 02/11/2020 Coldest this month 19.3° 02/11/2020
    Hottest on record 37.2 15/11/1971 Coldest on record 14.6 26/11/1947
    Hottest this year 40.0° 15/02/2020 Coldest this year 9.5° 17/07/2020
    Long term average 30.7° Long term average 22.3°
    Average this month 32.3° Average this month 22.6°
    Hottest November On Record Avg. max. temp. 32.2° 1971 Coldest November on record Avg. min. temp. 20.6° 1942
    Cairns rainfall history (16.9254°S, 145.7752°E, 3m AMSL)
    RAINFALL
    Wettest This Month 1.0mm 04/11/2020 Total This Month 21.0mm
    7.0 days
    Long Term Average 92.7mm 10.5 days Wettest November on record 372.0mm 1989
    Driest on record 3.2mm 1990
  8. Cairns Year To Date

    Average Rainfall To Nov 1818.2mm 141.3 day(s)
    Total For 2020 1332.6mm 142.0 day(s)
    Total To This Day 2019 1966.6mm 145.0 day(s)
    Wettest Day 207.6mm Jan29
    Lowest Temperature 9.5°C Jul17
    Highest Temperature 40.0°C Feb15
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