Cairns
Australia
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

November weather forecast and climate
Cairns, Australia

November, the last month of the spring, in Cairns, is also a moderately hot month, with average temperature ranging between min 22.4°C (72.3°F) and max 28.5°C (83.3°F).

Temperature

In November, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in October - a still warm 28.5°C (83.3°F). The average low-temperature, in Cairns, is 22.4°C (72.3°F).

Heat index

The average heat index is evaluated at a tropical 32.5°C (90.5°F). Take extra precautions, as heat cramps and heat exhaustion are possible. Sustained activity may result in heatstroke.
Take into consideration that the heat index values are calculated for shade and light wind conditions. With the exposure to direct sunlight, the heat index may be increased by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature', 'real feel', or 'feels like', is a measure of how hot it feels when the actual air humidity is factored in. This effect is subjective, depending on the activity and individual's heat perception influenced by various reasons (pregnancy, wind, metabolic differences). Be aware that direct exposure to sunlight increases heat impact, and may raise the heat index additionally, by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are especially crucial for babies and toddlers. Young children are generally more endangered than adults, as they usually less sweat. And also, due to larger skin surface relative to their small bodies and higher heat production as a result of their activity.

Humidity

In November, the average relative humidity in Cairns is 75%.

Rainfall

In November, in Cairns, the rain falls for 12 days. Throughout November, 26mm (1.02") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Cairns, there are 167.3 rainfall days, and 652mm (25.67") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Cairns, the average water temperature is 27.5°C (81.5°F).
Note: For any water activity, surface water temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are considered as excellent and extremely pleasant for lengthened periods.

Daylight

The average length of the day in November is 12.9h.

Sunshine

October and November, with an average of 10.8h of sunshine, are months with the most sunshine.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index in Cairns are January, February and November, with an average maximum UV index of 7. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high threat to health from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 7 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions and adopt sun safety practices. Protection against sunburn is obliged. The Sun's UV radiation is most powerful between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. To the extent possible, limit exposure to the direct sun during these hours. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes. Beware! The reflection of water and sand dramatically increases exposure to the UV rays.

What is the temperature in November in Cairns?

The average high-temperature, in November, in Cairns, is 28.5°C (83.3°F), while the average low-temperature is 22.4°C (72.3°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'real feel'), that calculates temperature value influenced by the moisture in the air, in November is appraised at 32.5°C (90.5°F).

What is the average humidity in November in Cairns?

The average relative humidity in November in Cairns, Australia, is 75%.

How much does it rain in Cairns in November?

In Cairns, during November, the rain falls for 12 days and regularly aggregates up to 26mm (1.02") of precipitation.

What is the sea water temperature in November in Cairns?

In November, the average sea temperature in Cairns, Australia, is 27.5°C (81.5°F). For swimming, diving, and other water activities, temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are perceived as very enjoyable and pleasurable for prolonged periods without feeling uncomfortable.

How many hours of daylight does Cairns have in November?

In November, the average length of the day in Cairns is 12.9h.

What are the months with the most sunshine in Cairns?

October and November, with an average of 10.8h of sunshine, are months with the most sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Cairns have in November?

In Cairns, the average sunshine in November is 10.8h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Cairns?

Months with the highest UV index are January, February and November, with an average maximum UV index of 7.

What is the UV index reading in November in Cairns?

The average daily maximum UV index in November in Cairns is 7. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high hazard to health from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in November - Cairns, Australia
  • Average high temperature in November: 28.5°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is February (29.4°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is July (23.2°C).

  • Average low temperature in November: 22.4°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are January and February (24.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is August (18°C).

Average humidity in November - Cairns, Australia
  • Average humidity in November: 75%

The month with the highest relative humidity is March (81%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are September and October (74%).

Average rainfall in November - Cairns, Australia
  • Average rainfall in November: 26mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (162mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is September (9mm).

Average rainfall days in November - Cairns, Australia
  • Average rainfall days in November: 12 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (22.4 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is September (7.2 days).

Average sea temperature in November - Cairns, Australia
  • Average sea temperature in November: 27.5°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is January (29.5°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is July (23.8°C).

Average daylight in November / Average sunshine in November - Cairns, Australia
  • Average daylight in November: 12.9h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 13.1h).
The month with shortest days is June (Average daylight: 11.1h).

  • Average sunshine in November: 10.8h

Months with most sunshine are October and November (Average sunshine: 10.8h).
The month with least sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 5.9h).

Average UV index in November - Cairns, Australia
  • Average UV index in November: 7

Months with the highest UV index are January, February and November (UV index 7).
The month with the lowest UV index is July (UV index 5).