Weather
Add Cairns to My Weather

Cairns, Qld Weather

Cairns 23:50 EST

Current temp:
18.7°C
Feels like:
18.7°C
Dew Point 17.2°C
Humidity 91%
Pressure -
Wind Calm
Gusts 0km/h
Rain since 9am 0.0mm
18°C
This morning:
28°C
Today:
Sunny

North Coast & Tableland for Wednesday: The chance of morning fog. Sunny afternoon. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning. Thursday: Sunny. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending S/SE before dawn then tending E/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning.


Umbrella:
No
UV Level:
8 - Very High
Frizz Factor:
2 - Low

Sun

Sunrise
06:41 EST
First Light
06:19 EST
Sunset
18:05 EST
Last Light
18:28 EST

Moon

rise: Wed 02:55 EST
set: Wed 14:16 EST
Waning crescent

On this day in Cairns Ap - August 4

Highest maximum temperature 28.8°C 2002
Lowest minimum temperature 11.4°C 1990
Wettest 23.0mm 2000
Fire Danger:
High
  • Details

    Now:
    19°C
    Sunny
  • Radar

  • Satellite

  • Synoptic

    synoptic
  • Next 24 Hours in Cairns

    DateTemperatureWind DirectionWind DegreesWind SpeedPrecip ProbPrecip RateIcon
    2021-08-04T03:00:00.000+10:00 19.0 SSW 203 7.3 5 0.0 mostly_clear
    2021-08-04T06:00:00.000+10:00 18.2 SSW 203 8.9 5 0.0 mostly_clear
    2021-08-04T09:00:00.000+10:00 22.6 S 180 9.1 5 0.0 mostly_clear
    2021-08-04T12:00:00.000+10:00 27.5 SE 135 16.2 5 0.0 mostly_clear
    2021-08-04T15:00:00.000+10:00 27.1 ESE 113 16.8 5 0.0 mostly_clear
    2021-08-04T18:00:00.000+10:00 23.9 SE 135 13.5 5 0.0 mostly_clear
    2021-08-04T21:00:00.000+10:00 22.0 S 180 9.1 5 0.0 mostly_clear
    2021-08-05T00:00:00.000+10:00 20.2 SSW 203 9.2 5 0.0 mostly_clear
  • 7 Day Forecast for Cairns

    Wed
    Aug 4
    Thu
    Aug 5
    Fri
    Aug 6
    Sat
    Aug 7
    Sun
    Aug 8
    Mon
    Aug 9
    Tue
    Aug 10
    Summary
    Sunny
    Sunny
    Sunny
    Sunny
    Mostly sunny
    Mostly sunny
    Mostly sunny
    Mostly sunny
    Possible shower
    Possible shower
    Possible shower
    Possible shower
    Possible shower
    Possible shower
    Maximum 28°C 26°C 25°C 26°C 27°C 28°C 27°C
    Minimum 18°C 18°C 16°C 17°C 18°C 19°C 20°C
    Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 30% 70% 70% 90%
    Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm
    UV Index Very High Very High Very High Very High
  • Marine and Tides for Cairns

    Forecast

    Southeasterly about 10 knots increasing to 10/15 knots in the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.

    Outlook Wednesday: South to southeasterly about 10 knots increasing to 15/20 knots in the morning. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres outside the reef around midday. Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre.

    Outlook Thursday: Southeasterly 15/25 knots decreasing to 10/20 knots during the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres outside the reef during the morning. Swell: Southeasterly around 1 metre outside the reef, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the evening.

    Outlook Friday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres outside the reef. Swell: Southeasterly 1/1.5 metres outside the reef, decreasing to around 1 metre during the morning.


    Winds

    Tue:SE increasing 10/15 kt
    Wed:S/SE increasing 15/20 kt
    Thu:SE 15/25 kt
    Fri:SE 15/20 kt
  • Warnings for Queensland

  • Cairns Ap Almanac

    Month to date »

    Past 5 Days

      Min Max Rain to 9am
    Tue 3/08 15.9°C 28.1°C 0.0mm
    Mon 2/08 16.2°C 27.2°C 0.0mm
    Sun 1/08 16.9°C 28.6°C 0.0mm
    Sat 31/07 17.1°C 28.1°C 0.0mm
    Fri 30/07 14.2°C 28.2°C 0.0mm

    Year to Date

    Average rainfall to Aug 1655.8mm 114.8 day(s)
    Total for 2021 2230.8mm 108 day(s)
    Total to this day 2020 1242.0mm 109 day(s)
    Wettest day 203.6mm Apr 21
    Lowest temperature 12.9°C Jun 21
    Highest temperature 33.8°C Mar 4
    Full climatology »

    Climatology

    August minimum temperature
    Lowest this month 16.7°C 3rd
    Lowest on record 7.8°C 7th 1953
    Average this month 17.7°C +0.3°C
    Long-term average 17.4°C
    August maximum temperature
    Highest this month 29.1°C 3rd
    Highest on record 31.4°C 29th 2000
    Average this month 28.5°C +1.8°C
    Long-term average 26.7°C
    August rainfall
    Wettest this month 0.8mm 2nd
    Total this month 0.8mm 1 day(s)
    Long-term average 25.9mm 7.7 day(s)
    Wettest on record 140.2mm 1995
    Driest on record 0.0mm 1990
Produced by
Weather data source
Based on information from the
Bureau of Meteorology and other providers