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Cairns

The northern Queensland city of Cairns is renowned for its tropical climate and easy access to the Great Barrier Reef and World-Heritage listed rainforests. 


Cairns offers an outstanding combination of picturesque coastal and rainforest villages and five star hotels and resorts. It's the perfect location to discover a range of activities including diving, sailing and snorkelling in the blue waters of the Coral Sea. Cairns is also the home of unique indigenous experiences, including the Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Park.

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Seasonal Weather in Cairns

SUMMER

Dec Jan Feb
Maximum temp
ºC | ºF
31.4 89 31.4 89 31.2 88
Minimum temp
ºC | ºF
23.4 74 23.7 75 23.8 75
Average hours of sunshine daily
Avg rainfall mm
178.8 395.3 450.6
Avg rainy days
10.7 15.6 16.4

AUTUMN

Mar Apr May
Maximum temp
ºC | ºF
30.6 87 29.2 85 27.6 82
Minimum temp
ºC | ºF
23.1 74 21.6 71 19.9 68
Average hours of sunshine daily
Avg rainfall mm
427.7 196.5 90.2
Avg rainy days
16.2 14.8 10.3

WINTER

Jun Jul Aug
Maximum temp
ºC | ºF
26 79 25.7 78 26.6 80
Minimum temp
ºC | ºF
17.8 64 17.1 63 17.4 63
Average hours of sunshine daily
Avg rainfall mm
45.5 29.3 27
Avg rainy days
6.8 5.4 4.9

SPRING

Sep Oct Nov
Maximum temp
ºC | ºF
28.1 83 29.5 85 30.6 87
Minimum temp
ºC | ºF
18.7 66 20.6 69 22.3 72
Average hours of sunshine daily
Avg rainfall mm
33.7 46.6 93.8
Avg rainy days
4.9 5.6 8