The most detailed information about the water temperature in Cairns in Coral Sea (Queensland, Australia). Forecast of changes in water temperature for the next 10 days. Statistics by months for recent years. Information about the neighboring resorts. Weather forecast in Cairns for a week.
Water temperature in Cairns right nowdata updated 3 minutes ago
a week ago: 83°F
Trend: slow rise
Today water temperature in Cairns is 83.8°F. It is very warm and comfortable water for long swimming in any body of water. It is believed that these are the ideal conditions under which one can be without the slightest discomfort. But it is worth remembering that at such a water temperature, various disease-causing organisms multiply very quickly. In any case, the general weather is also important. So, the air temperature at the same time will reach 71°F.
Analysis and forecast
The water temperature today roughly corresponds to the average value on this day in recent years. Its value has rise both over the past 20 days and over the past week. Exactly a year ago, on this day, the water temperature in this location was 84°F. Water temperature range in Cairns In December is from 80 to 87 degrees.
According to our forecast, the water temperature in Cairns will slowly rise for at least the next 10 days and reach a value of 84°F.
Table of water temperature values in Cairns
** Average - Average water temperature on this day in past years
*** Forecast - Our forecast for the water temperature
Actual nearshore temperatures may vary by several degrees from the indicated values. This is noticeable after heavy rain or after prolonged periods of strong winds. Some downstream winds cause cold, deep waters to replace surface waters that have been warmed by the sun.
To develop a forecast, we use our own mathematical model, which takes into account the current change in water temperature, historical data and the main weather trends, wind strength and direction, air temperature in each specific region. We also take into account data for other resorts in Australia.
Annual graph of average water temperature change in Cairns
Water temperature in Cairns by month
Cairns is located in the Arctic Circle, at latitude 16 degrees. The swimming season in this location lasts all year round. Average annual water temperature on the coast in Cairns is 80°F, by the seasons: in winter 74°F, in spring 79°F, in summer 84°F, in autumn 81°F. Minimum water temperature (73°F) in Cairns it happens in June, maximum (86°F) in February.
You can find out detailed data on how the water temperature in Cairns changes in each specific month:
Cairns: general information and map
Neighboring cities and resorts
** Straight line distance in kilometers
Water temperature data in Cairns and neighboring towns and resorts collected from various sources, using buoys, using satellite maps of sea, river and lake surfaces of the NOAA agency.
We use data from various local authorities in each specific location of the world to more accurately reflect temperature values.
The nearest airport is located in a 4 kilometers. This is Cairns International (CNS) airport. We have no information as to whether it is valid and what flights it receives or sends.
Cairns: weather forecast
The weather forecast is shown in local time in Cairns
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