Cairns Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:21 pm EST on Thursday 19 October 2017.

Forecast for the rest of Thursday

Summary
Showers.
Chance of any rain: 95%

Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h.

Sun protection recommended from 8:20 am to 3:40 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 11 [Extreme]

Friday 20 October

Summary
Min 22
Max 29
Showers. Chance early storm.
Possible rainfall: 15 to 35 mm
Chance of any rain: 90%

Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning. Winds southeasterly 20 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening.

Fire Danger - Low-Moderate

Sun protection recommended from 8:10 am to 3:40 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 13 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Showers. Chance early storm. Cairns 22 29
Showers. Chance early storm. Atherton 18 24
Showers. Chance early storm. Cardwell 22 27
Showers. Possible storm. Cooktown 24 29
Showers. Chance early storm. Innisfail 22 27
Showers. Chance early storm. Mareeba 20 27

Saturday 21 October

Summary
Min 22
Max 30
Showers.
Possible rainfall: 5 to 15 mm
Chance of any rain: 80%

Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely from the late morning. Winds southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h tending easterly 20 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening.

Sun protection recommended from 8:10 am to 3:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 13 [Extreme]

Sunday 22 October

Summary
Min 22
Max 29
Shower or two. Possible storm.
Possible rainfall: 3 to 10 mm
Chance of any rain: 70%

Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds.

Sun protection recommended from 8:00 am to 3:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 14 [Extreme]

Monday 23 October

Summary
Min 21
Max 31
Possible shower.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm
Chance of any rain: 40%

Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm in the evening. Light winds becoming easterly 15 to 20 km/h during the day then becoming light during the afternoon.

Tuesday 24 October

Summary
Min 21
Max 30
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.

Wednesday 25 October

Summary
Min 22
Max 31
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.

Thursday 26 October

Summary
Min 21
Max 31
Mostly sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 0%

Mostly sunny. Light winds.

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

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