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  1. Cairns Local Weather

    16.93°S, 145.78°E

    Now in Cairns

    Updated at 18:10 EST

    26.1 °C

    Feels like 28.8 °C
    Dew Point
    23.0 °C
    Gusts
    17km/h
    Relative Humidity
    83%
    Pressure
     
    Wind
    S 13km/h
    Rainfall
    1.4mm

    Cairns Friday Forecast

    Possible shower
    Possible shower
    24 °C
    31 °C
    60%
    < 1mm
    Cairns for Friday
    Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm inland. Light winds becoming E/SE 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 19 and 23 with daytime temperatures reaching 27 to 32.
    Fire Danger
    Moderate

  2. Cairns 48 HOUR FORECAST

    TEMP WIND RAIN CHANCE
  3. 7 day forecast

    Today: Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm inland. Light winds becoming E/SE 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 19 and 23 with daytime temperatures reaching 27 to 32.

    Forecast for Cairns (16.9254°S, 145.7752°E, 3m AMSL)
      Fri Sat Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu
    Summary Possible shower Mostly sunny Mostly sunny Mostly sunny Mostly sunny Mostly sunny Mostly sunny
    Minimum 24° 23° 23° 23° 23° 23° 23°
    Maximum 31° 32° 32° 32° 32° 32° 33°
    Chance of rain 60% 20% 20% 30% 40% 5% 5%
    Likely amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm
    UV index 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 22
    (km/h)
    26
    (km/h)
    23
    (km/h)
    25
    (km/h)
    19
    (km/h)
    23
    (km/h)
    12
    (km/h)
    18
    (km/h)
    8
    (km/h)
    13
    (km/h)
    7
    (km/h)
    13
    (km/h)
    6
    (km/h)
    12
    (km/h)
    Wind direction SSE SE SSE SE SSE SE SSE ESE SSE E SSE E S ENE
    Relative humidity 74% 68% 69% 60% 71% 65% 71% 64% 74% 67% 73% 67% 68% 63%
    Dew point 23°C 23°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 24°C 23°C 24°C 22°C 23°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
    5:36am EST 6:00am EST 6:57pm EST 7:21pm EST 1:25pm EST 12:31am EST Waxing gibbous First quarter Jan 21 Full moon Jan 29 Last quarter Feb 05 New moon Feb 12
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  6. Cairns Past 5 Days

    This Month
    Minimum Maximum Rainfall
    Sunday
    Jan 17
    25.2 °C 30.4 °C
    2.0 mm
    Monday
    Jan 18
    24.0 °C 27.7 °C
    40.0 mm
    Tuesday
    Jan 19
    23.3 °C 32.1 °C
    0.2 mm
    Wednesday
    Jan 20
    25.3 °C 26.6 °C
    -
    Thursday
    Jan 21
    22.9 °C 30.8 °C
    77.6 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 33.2° 19/01/2021 Coldest this month 23.1° 21/01/2021
    Hottest on record 40.4 29/01/1967 Coldest on record 18.2 10/01/1943
    Hottest this year 33.2° 19/01/2021 Coldest this year 23.1° 21/01/2021
    Long term average 31.5° Long term average 23.7°
    Average this month 30.9° Average this month 24.4°
    Hottest January On Record Avg. max. temp. 33.6° 1994 Coldest January on record Avg. min. temp. 22.5° 1943
    Cairns rainfall history (16.9254°S, 145.7752°E, 3m AMSL)
    RAINFALL
    Wettest This Month 87.2mm 06/01/2021 Total This Month 487.0mm
    18.0 days
    Long Term Average 400.6mm 18.6 days Wettest January on record 1417.4mm 1981
    Driest on record 86.1mm 1967
  8. Cairns Year To Date

    Average Rainfall To Jan 400.6mm 18.6 day(s)
    Total For 2021 487.0mm 18.0 day(s)
    Total To This Day 2020 137.8mm 14.0 day(s)
    Wettest Day 87.2mm Jan 6
    Lowest Temperature 23.1°C Jan21
    Highest Temperature 33.2°C Jan19
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