Weather in Cairns in October 2017

Expect 29°C daytime maximum temperatures in the shade with on average 9 hours of sunshine per day in Cairns in October. Check more long-term weather averages for Cairns in October before you book your next holiday to Queensland in 2017.

Key weather averages for Cairns in October

  • 29°C maximum daytime temperature in October in Cairns29
    29°C max day temperature
  • 9 hours of sunshine per day (68% of daylight hours) in October in Cairns9
    9 hours of sunshine per day
  • 4 days with some rainfall in October in Cairns4
    4 days with some rainfall
  • 20°C minimum night-time temperature in October in Cairns20
    20°C min night temperature
  • 12 hours of daylight per day in October in Cairns12
    12 hours of daylight per day
  • Moderate heat & humidity in October in CairnsM
    Moderate heat & humidity
  • 45 mm monthly rainfall in October in Cairns45
    45 mm of monthly rainfall
  • UV (maximum) index 11+ (Extreme) in October in Cairns11
    11+ (Extreme) UV index
  • 26°C sea temperature in October in Cairns26
    26°C sea temperature

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Guide to Cairns weather in October

The average maximum daytime temperature in Cairns in October is a warm 29°C (84°F) with moderate heat & humidity. The average night-time temperature is usually a comfortable 20°C (68°F). There are usually 9 hours of bright sunshine each day, which represents 68% of the 12 hours of daylight.

Expect 45mm (1.8 inches) of rainfall across the whole of October with 4 days with some rain falling. Maximum UV levels will be extreme (11+ UV index) at midday when the skies are clear.

The average sea temperature in and around Cairns in October is 26°C (79°F).

The weather in Cairns in October is represented by Cairns.

Cairns sunrise & sunset times for October 2017

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


Date Sunrise times Sunset times
Sunday, 1st October 2017 05:59 18:14
Monday, 2nd October 2017 05:59 18:14
Tuesday, 3rd October 2017 05:58 18:14
Wednesday, 4th October 2017 05:57 18:15
Thursday, 5th October 2017 05:56 18:15
Friday, 6th October 2017 05:56 18:15
Saturday, 7th October 2017 05:55 18:15
Sunday, 8th October 2017 05:54 18:15
Monday, 9th October 2017 05:53 18:15
Tuesday, 10th October 2017 05:53 18:16
Wednesday, 11th October 2017 05:52 18:16
Thursday, 12th October 2017 05:51 18:16
Friday, 13th October 2017 05:50 18:16
Saturday, 14th October 2017 05:50 18:17
Sunday, 15th October 2017 05:49 18:17
Monday, 16th October 2017 05:48 18:17
Tuesday, 17th October 2017 05:48 18:17
Wednesday, 18th October 2017 05:47 18:18
Thursday, 19th October 2017 05:46 18:18
Friday, 20th October 2017 05:46 18:18
Saturday, 21st October 2017 05:45 18:18
Sunday, 22nd October 2017 05:44 18:19
Monday, 23rd October 2017 05:44 18:19
Tuesday, 24th October 2017 05:43 18:19
Wednesday, 25th October 2017 05:43 18:20
Thursday, 26th October 2017 05:42 18:20
Friday, 27th October 2017 05:42 18:20
Saturday, 28th October 2017 05:41 18:21
Sunday, 29th October 2017 05:41 18:21
Monday, 30th October 2017 05:40 18:21
Tuesday, 31st October 2017 05:40 18:22
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