Cairns Weather from the Bureau

The current weather forecast for Cairns

Forecast issued at 4:30 pm EST on Tuesday 28 January 2020.

Forecast for the rest of Tuesday

storm
Showers. Possible storm.
Chance of any rain
90%

Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm with possible heavy falls. Light winds.

Sun protection recommended from 8:20 am to 4:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 15 [Extreme]

Wednesday 29 January

storm
Min
25
Max
31
Showers. Possible storm.
Possible rainfall:
25 to 70 mm
Chance of any rain
95%

Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm with possible heavy falls. Light winds.

Fire Danger - Low-Moderate

Thursday 30 January

showers
Min
25
Max
31
Showers.
Possible rainfall:
6 to 20 mm
Chance of any rain
80%

Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds.

Sun protection recommended from 8:20 am to 4:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 16 [Extreme]

Friday 31 January

showers
Min
25
Max
31
Showers.
Possible rainfall:
5 to 20 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 then becoming light during the evening.

Sun protection recommended from 8:20 am to 4:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 15 [Extreme]

Saturday 1 February

showers
Min
24
Max
31
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall:
2 to 10 mm
Chance of any rain
60%

Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming easterly 20 to 25 km/h during the day then tending southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon.

Sunday 2 February

showers
Min
25
Max
32
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall:
1 to 10 mm
Chance of any rain
60%

Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the day.

Monday 3 February

showers
Min
25
Max
32
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall:
0 to 8 mm
Chance of any rain
50%

Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the day.

Tuesday 4 February

showers
Min
24
Max
33
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall:
0 to 6 mm
Chance of any rain
50%

Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds.

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

Weather information courtesy of the Australian Bureau of Meteorology