Best Time To Visit Cairns

Cairns is hot and humid during the summer months (January – March) but experiences mild, dry winters.

The best months to visit Cairns is between June and August, during the winter, when the skies are blue and the weather is just warm enough to enjoy a light breeze.

While many tourists come to Australia during the months of December, January, and February to escape their cold snowy weather, Cairns experiences the monsoon during these months.

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Highest temperature in Cairns is recorded as 95℉ in February and March.

Lowest temperature in Cairns is recorded as 55.4℉ in June.

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Most humid month in Cairns is January.

Least humid month in Cairns is August.