Cairns Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:56 am EST on Monday 27 February 2017.

Forecast for the rest of Monday

Summary
Max 31
Showers.
Chance of any rain: 80%

Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds east to southeasterly 20 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening.

Fire Danger - Low-Moderate

Sun protection recommended from 8:40 am to 4:40 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 16 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Showers. Cairns 31
Shower or two. Atherton 27
Shower or two. Cardwell 31
Showers. Possible storm. Cooktown 30
Showers. Innisfail 31
Shower or two. Mareeba 30

Tuesday 28 February

Summary
Min 24
Max 32
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 1 to 6 mm
Chance of any rain: 70%

Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The slight chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming easterly 20 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening.

Sun protection recommended from 8:40 am to 4:40 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 16 [Extreme]

Wednesday 1 March

Summary
Min 24
Max 33
Possible shower.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 2 mm
Chance of any rain: 40%

Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming easterly 20 to 25 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening.

Sun protection recommended from 8:40 am to 4:40 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 16 [Extreme]

Thursday 2 March

Summary
Min 24
Max 33
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 2 to 10 mm
Chance of any rain: 70%

Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds.

Sun protection recommended from 8:30 am to 4:40 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 18 [Extreme]

Friday 3 March

Summary
Min 24
Max 32
Showers. Possible storm.
Possible rainfall: 6 to 20 mm
Chance of any rain: 90%

Partly cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming easterly 15 to 20 km/h during the day.

Saturday 4 March

Summary
Min 25
Max 32
Showers. Possible storm.
Possible rainfall: 3 to 10 mm
Chance of any rain: 80%

Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming easterly 15 to 20 km/h during the day.

Sunday 5 March

Summary
Min 25
Max 33
Showers.
Possible rainfall: 3 to 8 mm
Chance of any rain: 80%

Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming east to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the day.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:30 pm EST Monday.

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