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Cairns weather in December

Weather in Cairns: December

Average day temperature: 31.6°C
Average night temperature: 23.2°C
Sea water temperature: 28.5°C
Number of sunny days: 19 days
Day length: 13.1 - 13.1 hours
Number of rainy days: 5 days
Precipitation totals: 89.4 mm.

Air temperature in December, °C

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The highest day temperature during December of 2018 was 34°C. At the same time the lowest night temperature was 22°C. Daily and nightly averages during December were 29.2°C and 25.0°C.

Sea water temperature in Cairns in December, °C

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The average sea water temperature in December of 2018 was 29.0°C. The highest and lowest sea temperatures during the month were class="nb">30.0°C and 28.4°C.

Sunny, partly cloudy and cloudy days

Mostly all days in December are sunny but cloudy days are also possible.

Precipitation total in December, mm

Precipitation total value in Cairns in December is 89.4 mm. It makes december one of the most rainy months of the year.

Wind speed in December, m/s

The average wind speed value in December is 3.4 m./s. It makes December one of the least windy months of the year.

Average sunny hours

This chart shows average number of hours during the day when sunlight can reach the ground. It depends on day length and cloudiness during the day. The average number of sunny hours in December is: 9.1.

Best time for vacation in Cairns

Sunniest months:
October 22 days
August 21 days
September 20 days
Warmest months:
December 31.6 °C
January 31.3 °C
February 31.1 °C
Warmest sea temp:
February 29.2 °C
January 29.1 °C
March 28.7 °C
Coldest months:
June 24.8 °C
July 24.9 °C
August 25.3 °C
Rainiest months:
January 10 days
March 10 days
February 8 days
Windiest months:
May 4.5 m/s
April 4.4 m/s
July 4.3 m/s

Cairns on a weather map

Cairns
+17°C
NW 3 m/s
Feels like: +17°C
Precip.: 26%
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24 Hours Forecast
Cairns
Local time: 08:16
September 17, tuesday
0900
20°C
NW
4 m/s
1200
23°C
W
4 m/s
1500
22°C
W
4 m/s
1800
20°C
NW
3 m/s
2100
18°C
NW
3 m/s
September 18, wednesday
0000
17°C
N
3 m/s
0300
16°C
N
2 m/s
0600
15°C
NE
2 m/s