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  1. Cairns Local Weather

    16.93°S, 145.78°E

    Now in Cairns

    Updated at 11:50 EST

    29.7 °C

    Feels like 28.7 °C
    Dew Point
    20.0 °C
    Gusts
    30km/h
    Relative Humidity
    56%
    Pressure
     
    Wind
    SE 24km/h
    Rainfall
    0.0mm

    Cairns Saturday Forecast

    Possible shower
    Possible shower
    23 °C
    31 °C
    30%
    < 1mm
    Cairns for Saturday
    Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers near the coast. The chance of a thunderstorm near the coast. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures 26 to 31.
    Fire Danger
    Moderate

  2. Cairns 48 HOUR FORECAST

    TEMP WIND RAIN CHANCE
  3. 7 day forecast

    Today: Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers near the coast. The chance of a thunderstorm near the coast. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures 26 to 31.

    Forecast for Cairns (16.9254°S, 145.7752°E, 3m AMSL)
      Sat Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri
    Summary Possible shower Possible shower Possible shower Showers Possible shower Possible shower Possible shower
    Minimum 23° 23° 23° 23° 23° 23° 23°
    Maximum 31° 30° 29° 29° 31° 31° 31°
    Chance of rain 30% 70% 80% 70% 70% 80% 70%
    Likely amount < 1mm 1-5mm 20-40mm 20-40mm 10-20mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
    UV index Extreme Very High Very High Very High 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 20
    (km/h)
    24
    (km/h)
    22
    (km/h)
    29
    (km/h)
    22
    (km/h)
    26
    (km/h)
    13
    (km/h)
    16
    (km/h)
    10
    (km/h)
    14
    (km/h)
    9
    (km/h)
    17
    (km/h)
    13
    (km/h)
    21
    (km/h)
    Wind direction S SSE SSE SSE SSE SSE SE SE SSE SE SSE SE SSE SE
    Relative humidity 65% 59% 75% 69% 78% 74% 83% 79% 81% 77% 80% 70% 74% 65%
    Dew point 21°C 21°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 24°C 25°C 23°C 24°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 First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
    6:04am EST 6:26am EST 6:07pm EST 6:29pm EST 10:25am EST 9:44pm EST Waxing crescent First quarter Apr 20 Full moon Apr 27 Last quarter May 04 New moon May 12
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  6. Cairns Past 5 Days

    This Month
    Minimum Maximum Rainfall
    Tuesday
    Apr 13
    21.3 °C 30.3 °C
    1.0 mm
    Wednesday
    Apr 14
    20.5 °C 29.5 °C
    0.0 mm
    Thursday
    Apr 15
    20.8 °C 29.7 °C
    1.2 mm
    Friday
    Apr 16
    20.3 °C 30.2 °C
    1.4 mm
    Saturday
    Apr 17
    22.6 °C 30.3 °C
    0.2 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 32.0° 07/04/2021 Coldest this month 21.0° 16/04/2021
    Hottest on record 36.8 02/04/1988 Coldest on record 13.0 15/04/1994
    Hottest this year 33.8° 04/03/2021 Coldest this year 21.0° 21/03/2021
    Long term average 29.3° Long term average 21.7°
    Average this month 30.9° Average this month 22.6°
    Hottest April On Record Avg. max. temp. 31.2° 1995 Coldest April on record Avg. min. temp. 19.6° 2008
    Cairns rainfall history (16.9254°S, 145.7752°E, 3m AMSL)
    RAINFALL
    Wettest This Month 8.0mm 01/04/2021 Total This Month 32.4mm
    9.0 days
    Long Term Average 191.7mm 17.6 days Wettest April on record 634.6mm 2006
    Driest on record 13.0mm 2008
  8. Cairns Year To Date

    Average Rainfall To Apr 1454.3mm 74.3 day(s)
    Total For 2021 1254.0mm 68.0 day(s)
    Total To This Day 2020 990.8mm 62.0 day(s)
    Wettest Day 147.0mm Mar25
    Lowest Temperature 21.0°C Mar21
    Highest Temperature 33.8°C Mar 4
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