Cairns Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:30 pm EST on Thursday 25 August 2016.

Forecast for the rest of Thursday

Summary
Cloudy.
Chance of any rain: 5%

Cloudy. Winds southeasterly 20 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening.

Sun protection recommended from 9:10 am to 3:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 11 [Extreme]

Friday 26 August

Summary
Min 20
Max 27
Possible shower.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm
Chance of any rain: 30%

Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the evening.

Fire Danger - Low-Moderate

Sun protection recommended from 9:00 am to 3:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 11 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Possible shower. Cairns 20 27
Shower or two. Atherton 15 24
Shower or two. Cardwell 18 25
Partly cloudy. Cooktown 20 29
Shower or two. Innisfail 19 24
Possible shower. Mareeba 17 28

Saturday 27 August

Summary
Min 18
Max 26
Mostly sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 5%

Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening.

Sun protection recommended from 9:00 am to 3:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 11 [Extreme]

Sunday 28 August

Summary
Min 17
Max 26
Sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 5%

Sunny. Light winds becoming southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening.

Sun protection recommended from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 12 [Extreme]

Monday 29 August

Summary
Min 17
Max 27
Partly cloudy.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 10%

Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the afternoon.

Tuesday 30 August

Summary
Min 19
Max 28
Possible shower.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm
Chance of any rain: 30%

Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Light winds becoming southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the morning.

Wednesday 31 August

Summary
Min 20
Max 28
Possible shower.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 2 mm
Chance of any rain: 40%

Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers. Light winds becoming southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the day.

Thursday 1 September

Summary
Min 20
Max 28
Possible shower.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 2 mm
Chance of any rain: 40%

Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers. Light winds becoming southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the morning.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:55 am EST Friday.

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