Weather

Cairns Local Weather

16.93°S, 145.78°E

NOW IN Cairns

Updated at 07:30 EST

27.1°C

Feels like 32.2°C
Dew Point
25.1°C
Gusts
11km/h
Relative Humidity
89%
Pressure
-
Wind
SE 7km/h
Rainfall
0.8mm

Cairns Thursday Forecast

possible shower
Possible shower
25°C
33°C
40%
< 1mm
Nth Cst Tableland for Thursday
Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm, mostly inland. Light winds becoming E 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 30s.
Fire Danger
Moderate
THU
Feb 20
FRI
Feb 21
SAT
Feb 22
SUN
Feb 23
MON
Feb 24
TUE
Feb 25
WED
Feb 26
Summary
possible shower
Possible shower
possible shower
Possible shower
possible thunderstorm
Possible thunderstorm
possible thunderstorm
Possible thunderstorm
possible thunderstorm
Possible thunderstorm
showers
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possible shower
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Maximum 33°C 32°C 31°C 31°C 30°C 31°C 31°C
Minimum 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C
Chance of Rain 40% 80% 80% 80% 90% 90% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm 10-20mm 5-10mm 20-40mm 20-40mm 10-20mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
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Wind Speed 5
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Relative Humidity 73% 68% 76% 70% 79% 77% 80% 78% 82% 79% 81% 79% 79% 77%

Cairns Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next Occurrence
First Light Sunrise Sunset Last Light Moon Phase moon set moon rise new moon first quarter full moon last quarter
first light
05:52 EST
sunrise
06:14 EST
sunset
18:48 EST
last light
19:10 EST
moon
set
Thu 16:27 EST
rise
Fri 03:55 EST
moon
Mon
Feb 24
moon
Tue
Mar 3
moon
Tue
Mar 10
moon
Mon
Mar 16

Cairns Past 5 Days

Day Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed, Feb 19 25.1°C 33°C 0.2mm
Tue, Feb 18 25.1°C 33.8°C 4.8mm
Mon, Feb 17 24.0°C 35.0°C -
Sun, Feb 16 25.7°C 36.6°C 0.0mm
Sat, Feb 15 25.0°C 40.1°C 0.0mm

Cairns Ap Year To Date

Average rainfall to Feb 837.3mm 37.3 day(s)
Total for 2020 469.4mm 25 day(s)
Total to this day 2019 1085.0mm 37 day(s)
Wettest day 207.6mm Jan 29
Lowest temperature 22.6°C Jan 1
Highest temperature 40.0°C Feb 15

Cairns Ap Almanac

February minimum temperature
Lowest this month 23.7°C 4th
Lowest on record 17.9°C 1st 1975
Average this month 24.8°C +1.0°C
Long-term average 23.8°C
February maximum temperature
Highest this month 40.0°C 15th
Highest on record 38.9°C 12th 1969
Average this month 34.3°C +3.1°C
Long-term average 31.2°C
February rainfall
Wettest this month 3.4mm 3rd
Total this month 8.8mm 5 day(s)
Long-term average 447.1mm 18.8 day(s)
Wettest on record 1287.0mm 2000
Driest on record 30.4mm 1990