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  1. Cairns Local Weather

    16.93°S, 145.78°E

    Now in Cairns

    Updated at 04:20 EST

    20.6 °C

    Feels like 20.1 °C
    Dew Point
    18.0 °C
    Gusts
    20km/h
    Relative Humidity
    85%
    Pressure
     
    Wind
    S 17km/h
    Rainfall
    1.0mm

    Cairns Wednesday Forecast

    Possible shower
    Possible shower
    20 °C
    27 °C
    50%
    < 1mm
    Cairns for Wednesday
    Partly cloudy. High chance of showers about the coast and ranges south of Cairns, medium chance about the remaining coast and a slight chance elsewhere. Winds E/SE 25 to 35 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 13 and 20 with daytime temperatures reaching 20 to 27.
    Fire Danger
    Moderate

  2. Cairns 48 HOUR FORECAST

    TEMP WIND RAIN CHANCE
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  4. 7 day forecast

    Today: Partly cloudy. High chance of showers about the coast and ranges south of Cairns, medium chance about the remaining coast and a slight chance elsewhere. Winds E/SE 25 to 35 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 13 and 20 with daytime temperatures reaching 20 to 27.

    Forecast for Cairns (16.9254°S, 145.7752°E, 3m AMSL)
      Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun Mon Tue
    Summary Possible shower Showers Possible shower Possible shower Mostly sunny Mostly sunny Mostly sunny
    Minimum 20° 21° 20° 20° 20° 20° 19°
    Maximum 27° 27° 27° 27° 27° 27° 26°
    Chance of rain 50% 80% 30% 50% 5% 40% 20%
    Likely amount < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
    UV index High High High Very High High - -
    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)
    19
    (km/h)
    23
    (km/h)
    20
    (km/h)
    23
    (km/h)
    17
    (km/h)
    20
    (km/h)
    15
    (km/h)
    19
    (km/h)
    19
    (km/h)
    25
    (km/h)
    23
    (km/h)
    25
    (km/h)
    Wind direction SE SE SE SE SSE SE SSE SSE S SE SSE SSE SSE SSE
    Relative humidity 74% 65% 81% 75% 75% 66% 76% 68% 76% 66% 66% 56% 56% 54%
    Dew point 18°C 19°C 20°C 21°C 18°C 19°C 19°C 20°C 19°C 19°C 17°C 16°C 13°C 15°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 Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
    6:24am EST 6:47am EST 5:57pm EST 6:21pm EST 8:49pm EST 9:10am EST Waning gibbous Last quarter Jul 13 New moon Jul 21 First quarter Jul 27 Full moon Aug 04
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  8. Cairns Past 5 Days

    This Month
    Minimum Maximum Rainfall
    Friday
    Jul 03
    16.4 °C 26.5 °C
    1.0 mm
    Saturday
    Jul 04
    18.0 °C 27.0 °C
    0.0 mm
    Sunday
    Jul 05
    14.2 °C 24.9 °C
    0.0 mm
    Monday
    Jul 06
    17.1 °C 25.2 °C
    0.0 mm
    Tuesday
    Jul 07
    19.4 °C 26.8 °C
    0.4 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 26.8° 04/07/2020 Coldest this month 17.4° 05/07/2020
    Hottest on record 30.1 18/07/1964 Coldest on record 7.3 19/07/1965
    Hottest this year 40.0° 15/02/2020 Coldest this year 11.1° 25/05/2020
    Long term average 25.8° Long term average 17.1°
    Average this month 25.5° Average this month 18.9°
    Hottest July On Record Avg. max. temp. 27.5° 2010 Coldest July on record Avg. min. temp. 14.2° 1965
    Cairns rainfall history (16.9254°S, 145.7752°E, 3m AMSL)
    RAINFALL
    Wettest This Month 21.0mm 02/07/2020 Total This Month 27.4mm
    5.0 days
    Long Term Average 29.9mm 9.0 days Wettest July on record 145.0mm 1969
    Driest on record 0.0mm 1958
  10. Cairns Year To Date

    Average Rainfall To Jul 1617.9mm 106.9 day(s)
    Total For 2020 1229.8mm 101.0 day(s)
    Total To This Day 2019 1847.6mm 121.0 day(s)
    Wettest Day 207.6mm Jan29
    Lowest Temperature 11.1°C May25
    Highest Temperature 40.0°C Feb15