CURRENT CONDITIONS FOR:
CAIRNS
Temperature Dew Point Rel. Humidity Feels Like Wind Gusts Pressure Rainfall
32.4°C 21.0°C 51% 35.4°C ESE 22km/h 28km/h - 0.0mm / -<
Cairns Ap 32.8°C  Mareeba Ap 30.9°C  Low Isles 31.2°C 

Nth Cst & Tableland for Wednesday Hot. Mostly sunny morning. Slight chance of a shower during this afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm during this afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then tending NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon.

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

WED
Dec 19
THU
Dec 20
FRI
Dec 21
SAT
Dec 22
SUN
Dec 23
MON
Dec 24
TUE
Dec 25
Summary mostly sunny
Mostly sunny
mostly sunny
Mostly sunny
possible shower
Possible shower
possible shower
Possible shower
possible shower
Possible shower
possible shower
Possible shower
showers
Showers
Maximum 35°C 34°C 35°C 35°C 34°C 32°C 31°C
Minimum 25°C 25°C 24°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 24°C
Chance of Rain
Likely Amount
50%
1-5mm
30%
< 1mm
40%
1-5mm
70%
20-40mm
80%
5-10mm
90%
40-80mm
90%
20-40mm
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
SE
16km/h
E
7km/h
SE
17km/h
E
8km/h
NW
16km/h
NE
10km/h
NW
17km/h
NE
8km/h
NE
16km/h
NE
18km/h
SE
25km/h
SE
27km/h
SSE
32km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 64% 67% 65% 66% 64% 66% 67% 67% 70% 73% 76% 79% 77% 75%
Dew Point 25°C 27°C 24°C 26°C 24°C 27°C 25°C 27°C 26°C 27°C 26°C 27°C 25°C 25°C
RADAR Cairns
SATELLITE Qld
synoptic
SYNOPTIC AUSTRALIA

Nth Cst & Tableland Weather Warnings

There are no warnings current.

Next 12 hours in Cairns

mostly cloudy

6pm

Mostly cloudy
30°C
possible shower

9pm

Slight chance shower
29°C
mostly clear

12am

Mostly clear
28°C
mostly clear

3am

Mostly clear
26°C
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Cairns Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next Occurrence
First Light Sunrise Sunset Last Light Moon Phase moon set moon rise full moon last quarter new moon first quarter
first light
05:16 EST
sunrise
05:40 EST
sunset
18:48 EST
last light
19:12 EST
moon
set
Thu 03:14 EST
rise
Thu 16:16 EST
moon
Sun
Dec 23
moon
Sat
Dec 29
moon
Sun
Jan 6
moon
Mon
Jan 14

Cairns Past 5 Days

  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Dec 19
- 34°C -
Tue
Dec 18
21.5°C - 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 17
22.3°C 37.1°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 16
25.6°C 35.9°C 81.8mm
Sat
Dec 15
25.0°C 29.5°C 0.4mm

Cairns Ap Year To Date

average rainfall to Dec
1994.9mm
155.2 day(s)
total for 2018
2333.6mm
135 day(s)
total to this day 2017
1688.6mm
153 day(s)
wettest day
217.6mm
Mar 26
lowest temperature
11.2°C
Jun 5
highest temperature
42.6°C
Nov 26

Cairns Ap Almanac

December minimum temperature
lowest this month
21.5°C
18th
lowest on record
17.1°C
13th 1972
average this month
24.0°C
+0.6°C
long-term average
23.4°C
December maximum temperature
highest this month
38.1°C
18th
highest on record
40.5°C
20th 1995
average this month
32.8°C
+1.3°C
long-term average
31.5°C
December rainfall
wettest this month
169.6mm
10th
total this month
278.0mm
11 day(s)
long-term average
176.7mm
13.9 day(s)
wettest on record
919.4mm
1973
driest on record
9.0mm
1951

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