Weather in Cairns in August 2017

Expect 26°C daytime maximum temperatures in the shade with on average 8 hours of sunshine per day in Cairns in August. Check more long-term weather averages for Cairns in August before you book your next holiday to Queensland in 2017.

Key weather averages for Cairns in August

  • 26°C maximum daytime temperature in August in Cairns26
    26°C max day temperature
  • 8 hours of sunshine per day (68% of daylight hours) in August in Cairns8
    8 hours of sunshine per day
  • 4 days with some rainfall in August in Cairns4
    4 days with some rainfall
  • 17°C minimum night-time temperature in August in Cairns17
    17°C min night temperature
  • 12 hours of daylight per day in August in Cairns12
    12 hours of daylight per day
  • Low heat & humidity in August in CairnsL
    Low heat & humidity
  • 38 mm monthly rainfall in August in Cairns38
    38 mm of monthly rainfall
  • UV (maximum) index 9 (Very High) in August in Cairns9
    9 (Very High) UV index
  • 23°C sea temperature in August in Cairns23
    23°C sea temperature

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Guide to Cairns weather in August

The average maximum daytime temperature in Cairns in August is a warm 26°C (79°F) with low heat & humidity. The average night-time temperature is usually a comfortable 17°C (63°F). There are usually 8 hours of bright sunshine each day, which represents 68% of the 12 hours of daylight.

Expect 38mm (1.5 inches) of rainfall across the whole of August with 4 days with some rain falling. Maximum UV levels will be very high (9 UV index) at midday when the skies are clear.

The average sea temperature in and around Cairns in August is 23°C (73°F).

The weather in Cairns in August is represented by Cairns.

Cairns sunrise & sunset times for August 2017

Browse the sunrise & sunset times for Cairns in August 2017. Select a month to view Cairns sunrise & sunset times for the next twelve months.

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Date Sunrise times Sunset times
Tuesday, 1st August 2017 06:42 18:04
Wednesday, 2nd August 2017 06:42 18:05
Thursday, 3rd August 2017 06:42 18:05
Friday, 4th August 2017 06:41 18:05
Saturday, 5th August 2017 06:41 18:05
Sunday, 6th August 2017 06:40 18:06
Monday, 7th August 2017 06:40 18:06
Tuesday, 8th August 2017 06:39 18:06
Wednesday, 9th August 2017 06:39 18:06
Thursday, 10th August 2017 06:38 18:07
Friday, 11th August 2017 06:38 18:07
Saturday, 12th August 2017 06:37 18:07
Sunday, 13th August 2017 06:37 18:07
Monday, 14th August 2017 06:36 18:07
Tuesday, 15th August 2017 06:35 18:08
Wednesday, 16th August 2017 06:35 18:08
Thursday, 17th August 2017 06:34 18:08
Friday, 18th August 2017 06:34 18:08
Saturday, 19th August 2017 06:33 18:08
Sunday, 20th August 2017 06:32 18:09
Monday, 21st August 2017 06:32 18:09
Tuesday, 22nd August 2017 06:31 18:09
Wednesday, 23rd August 2017 06:30 18:09
Thursday, 24th August 2017 06:30 18:09
Friday, 25th August 2017 06:29 18:09
Saturday, 26th August 2017 06:28 18:10
Sunday, 27th August 2017 06:28 18:10
Monday, 28th August 2017 06:27 18:10
Tuesday, 29th August 2017 06:26 18:10
Wednesday, 30th August 2017 06:25 18:10
Thursday, 31st August 2017 06:25 18:10
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