CURRENT CONDITIONS FOR:
CAIRNS
Temperature Dew Point Rel. Humidity Feels Like Wind Gusts Pressure Rainfall
25.8°C 20.6°C 73% 27.1°C SSE 9km/h 11km/h - 0.0mm / -<
Cairns Ap 26.2°C  Mareeba Ap 22.4°C  Low Isles 25.9°C 

Nth Cst & Tableland for Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers in the south, slight chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm, mainly inland this afternoon and evening, possibly severe. Light winds becoming E 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late evening.
Friday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h.

7-DAY WEATHER FORECAST: CAIRNS 28 DAY RAINFALL FORECAST: CLICK HERE

THU
Oct 18
FRI
Oct 19
SAT
Oct 20
SUN
Oct 21
MON
Oct 22
TUE
Oct 23
WED
Oct 24
Summary late shower
Late shower
mostly sunny
Mostly sunny
mostly sunny
Mostly sunny
mostly sunny
Mostly sunny
mostly sunny
Mostly sunny
mostly sunny
Mostly sunny
mostly sunny
Mostly sunny
Maximum 31°C 31°C 31°C 32°C 32°C 32°C 32°C
Minimum 21°C 21°C 22°C 21°C 21°C 22°C 22°C
Chance of Rain
Likely Amount
20%
< 1mm
20%
< 1mm
10%
< 1mm
10%
< 1mm
20%
< 1mm
30%
< 1mm
20%
< 1mm
UV Index Extreme 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 8km/h
ESE
19km/h
E
15km/h
SE
26km/h
ESE
16km/h
SE
22km/h
ESE
11km/h
SE
20km/h
E
7km/h
E
17km/h
ENE
6km/h
E
16km/h
ENE
8km/h
ESE
18km/h
E
Relative Humidity 62% 61% 65% 60% 67% 61% 63% 57% 63% 59% 68% 63% 67% 60%
Dew Point 21°C 21°C 21°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 20°C 22°C 21°C 23°C 22°C 24°C 22°C 23°C
RADAR Cairns
SATELLITE Qld
synoptic
SYNOPTIC AUSTRALIA

Nth Cst & Tableland Weather Warnings

There are no warnings current.

Next 12 hours in Cairns

mostly clear

12am

Mostly clear
24°C
mostly cloudy

3am

Mostly cloudy
22°C
mostly clear

6am

Mostly clear
21°C
mostly clear

9am

Mostly clear
28°C
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Cairns Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next Occurrence
First Light Sunrise Sunset Last Light Moon Phase moon set moon rise full moon last quarter new moon first quarter
first light
05:25 EST
sunrise
05:47 EST
sunset
18:18 EST
last light
18:40 EST
moon
set
Fri 02:05 EST
rise
Fri 13:46 EST
moon
Thu
Oct 25
moon
Thu
Nov 1
moon
Thu
Nov 8
moon
Fri
Nov 16

Cairns Past 5 Days

  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Oct 18
21.4°C 31°C 0.0mm
Wed
Oct 17
21.8°C 31.4°C 0.0mm
Tue
Oct 16
22.3°C 31.6°C 0.0mm
Mon
Oct 15
22.4°C 31.2°C 0.8mm
Sun
Oct 14
22.8°C 29.4°C 4.6mm

Cairns Ap Year To Date

average rainfall to Oct
1725.5mm
130.8 day(s)
total for 2018
2024.8mm
116 day(s)
total to this day 2017
1389.2mm
126 day(s)
wettest day
217.6mm
Mar 26
lowest temperature
11.2°C
Jun 5
highest temperature
36.3°C
Jan 4

Cairns Ap Almanac

October minimum temperature
lowest this month
15.5°C
5th
lowest on record
12.4°C
1st 1946
average this month
20.5°C
-0.1°C
long-term average
20.6°C
October maximum temperature
highest this month
31.0°C
18th
highest on record
36.0°C
24th 2002
average this month
29.4°C
-0.1°C
long-term average
29.5°C
October rainfall
wettest this month
11.8mm
14th
total this month
15.2mm
5 day(s)
long-term average
47.4mm
8.4 day(s)
wettest on record
394.4mm
2011
driest on record
0.0mm
1962

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