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Cairns weather in May

Weather in Cairns: May

Average day temperature: 26.7°C
Average night temperature: 20.9°C
Sea water temperature: 25.5°C
Number of sunny days: 11 days
Day length: 11.2 - 11.5 hours
Number of rainy days: 2 days
Precipitation totals: 29.5 mm.

Air temperature in May, °C

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The highest day temperature during May of 2019 was 27°C. At the same time the lowest night temperature was 19°C. Daily and nightly averages during May were 24.5°C and 21.6°C.

Sea water temperature in Cairns in May, °C

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The average sea water temperature in May of 2019 was 25.5°C. The highest and lowest sea temperatures during the month were class="nb">26.7°C and 24.3°C.

Sunny, partly cloudy and cloudy days

Mostly all days in May are partly cloudy but sunny or cloudy days are also possible.

Precipitation total in May, mm

Precipitation total value in Cairns in May is 29.5 mm.

Wind speed in May, m/s

The average wind speed value in May is 4.5 m./s. It makes May most windy month 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 May is: 6.6.

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
+20°C
NW 4 m/s
Feels like: +20°C
Precip.: 87%
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24 Hours Forecast
Cairns
Local time: 02:13
September 21, saturday
0300
19°C
NW
4 m/s
0600
18°C
NW
4 m/s
0900
21°C
NW
5 m/s
1200
24°C
NW
5 m/s
1500
24°C
NW
5 m/s
1800
22°C
NW
5 m/s
2100
20°C
NW
4 m/s
September 22, sunday
0000
20°C
NW
4 m/s