June Weather Averages for Cairns

What's the Weather Like in Cairns in June


Cairns is a popular tourist destination in Far North Queensland Region that is well-known on the global tourist map. June is the start of winter in Cairns as the average temperatures for the month drop to 24°C (71˚F), the lowest since the beginning of the year. The highest temperature is 25°C (77˚F) while the lowest temperature is 18°C (64˚F). The average sea temperature for June is 25°C (77˚F) wi...

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  • Temperature Temperature 22°C 71°F
  • High Temperature Holiday Weather 25°C 77°F
  • Low Temperature Holiday Weather 18°C 64°F
  • Sunshine Hours Sunshine Hours 8 hrs
  • Rainfall Rainfall 50 mm
  • Rainfall days Rainfall days 12 days
  • Sea Temperature Sea Temperature 25°C 77°F

What's the Weather Like in Cairns in June


Cairns is a popular tourist destination in Far North Queensland Region that is well-known on the global tourist map. June is the start of winter in Cairns as the average temperatures for the month drop to 24°C (71˚F), the lowest since the beginning of the year. The highest temperature is 25°C (77˚F) while the lowest temperature is 18°C (64˚F). The average sea temperature for June is 25°C (77˚F) with temperatures gradually reducing over the course of the month.

Sunshine Hours

In June, Cairns receives sunshine for an average of 8 hours per day. The month of June has a constant cloud clover that stays at approximately 47% throughout the month. June 1 is the clearest day of the month.


In June, rainfall amount continues to rapidly decrease with a monthly average of only 50mm for 12 days of the month. The average rainfall for the first few days of the month is 76mm and drops to 40mm in the last days of June.

Sunrise and Sunset

During the month of June, the length of days remains constant with June 1 as the longest day of the month and June 22 as the shortest day of the month. The earliest sunrise occurs on June 1 at 6.39am. The latest sunrise is 6.46am on June 30 and the latest sunset at 5.54pm.  The earliest sunset is on June 4 at 5.50pm.


June has low humid conditions with a significant drop in humidity levels from 47% at the beginning of the month to 20% towards the end of June.


In June, the average wind speed remains the same at 0.1 miles per hour of 8.3 miles per hour throughout the month. However, precise wind speed may vary from one place another depending on local topography conditions.

Cairns Hotels in June

Cairns is visited by many tourists because of its magnificent beauty and top world class attractions that are located close to each other. There is so much to do in Cairns and a nice holiday requires every traveler to find the best accommodation that suits their needs. You can never run short of options in Cairns as the city and its suburbs is lined up with luxury, mid-range, guesthouses, apartments and backpackers hotels designed to uniquely cater for client needs.

The Abbott Hotel

The Abbott Hotel is Cairn's perfect relaxation destination after touring various attractions around the city and North Queensland Region. The hotel is uniquely and beautifully designed and is located on the magnificent Cairns Esplanade in close proximity to several key amenities. If you need somewhere nice to unwind and enjoy your tropical gateway, the hotel's modern facilities are tailored to ensure luxury accommodation standards are achieved. Guests have a choice between tasteful Superior and Deluxe rooms.

Cascade Gardens

Cascade Gardens is a home away from home consisting of studio, one and two bedroom apartments. The apartments are creatively designed with warm tropical décor and feature a fully fitted kitchen, large private balcony and satellite TV. While here, you have the best opportunity to indulge in Cairns' attractions and stay in nice, friendly and welcoming apartments.

Villa Vaucluse Apartments

Villa Vaucluse Apartments are focused on offering visitors an exciting and memorable experience in Cairns. Located in a central location inside Cairns City Center, the apartments are a stone's throw distance from shopping, entertainment, businesses and international dining facilities. Be immersed in sophistication as you have fun in a relaxed, informal and friendly tropical environment. From here, you can visit key Cairns tourist attractions such as the Coral Sea, Great Barrier Reef and Daintree Rainforest among others.

Njoy Travellers Resort

Njoy Travellers Resort is strategically located near the CBD with a chilled and sensational service for holiday makers on a budget, but willing to experience Cairns to the fullest. Despite being a budget accommodation resort, it has invested in modern and spacious facilities. Aside from tasty cheap meals, the resort has a lagoon-style pool and guests can relax outside in the breezy palm-fringed gardens. There is an outdoor BBQ area, backpacker bar and fully fitted kitchen for those who prefer to fix their own meals.

Cairns Beaches in June

Clifton Beach

Clifton Beach lies 22 kilometers North of Cairns and 42 kilometers south of Port Douglas, and is quiet, laid-back and un-spoilt characterized by numerous palm trees and exotic white sandy beaches. Clifton beach is ideal for swimming and offers picturesque views of the rainforest and mountains. It has numerous accommodation facilities which include self-serviced holiday apartments. The beach runs all the way to Palm Cove on one side and Kewarra Beach on the other. If you treasure privacy and tranquility, Clifton Beach is a must visit.

Restaurants and Bars

Cairns is no stranger to fine dining as the city boasts of the best global brands all found within a short distance of each other. Restaurants and bars are found in plenty and irrespective of your preferences, there are so many places to visit for a tasty meal and cool refreshing tropical drinks.

Cairns Burger Café

Cairns Burger Café is the best stop for anyone looking for a nice restaurant that sources for local and fresh ingredients to put together mouthwatering burgers. If you love burgers, this cozy and funky café serves delicious breakfast, lunch and dinner. The rich menu ensures customers have variety of full flavored burgers and cuisines. The restaurant remains closed on Monday but is open on Tuesday to Friday 9am-9pm and Saturday and Sunday 11am to 9pm.

Mama Coco

Mama Coco is the ultimate spot for diners looking for homely island hospitality coupled with creativity to come up with pleasant meals that lighten up the holiday mood. The restaurant offers breakfast, lunch, coffee and drinks in different flavors. In addition, you can enjoy fresh cakes and pastries at Mama Coco while indulging in the excitement that Cairns has to offer. The restaurant opens from 7am-2.30pm Monday to Saturday and remains open in the evenings for dinner every last Friday of the month.

Barnacle Bill

Barnacle Bill is a seafood haven with the finest cuisine prepared by Australia's most respected chefs. The restaurant captures an amazing flavor of fresh seafood served with in-house tartare sauce. Guests have the option to either sit indoors or remain outdoors in a relaxed and welcoming environment. Barnacle Bill have mastered the art of seafood at the best prices you can ever get. The restaurant opens Monday to Saturday from 1130am to 11pm and remains closed on Sundays.

Dunwoody's Tavern

Dunwoody's Tavern is located near Cairns City and a stone throw distance from the Cairns Esplanade waterfront. Boosting of a large sitting space of over 200 persons, Dunwoody's Tavern has both an indoor and outdoor sitting space as well as a secluded private function area. There's also an indoor and outdoor kids play area.  The Tavern has the best ambience for meeting with friends and family. Dunwoody's Tavern is a hub for entertainment with a bar, bistro, gaming and sports section to cater for customer needs. The facility opens 7 days a week from 10am to 4am.

Things to do in Cairns in June

Experience Cairns Zoom

Cairns Zoom and Wildlife Dome should be on your itinerary if you want to explore Cairns beyond the traditional tourist hotspots. This is the world's first ropes course challenge in a wildlife park. Cairns Zoom is situated in Cairns CBD at the top of The Reef Hotel Casino. Have fun attending Australian wildlife presentations and go on an adventure on either the HI-ZOOM or Mid-ZOOM. This tour takes you high up in the sky with breathtaking views of Cairns from all angles.

Cairns Birdwatching

Cairns Birdwatching is a spectacular experience because Cairns is the world's premier birding tourist hotspot. Within the City's radius, you can find over 400 bird unique species. Deep in Far North Queensland dense tropical rainforests, you can set your eyes on rare bird species among them the Northern Cassowary (Casuarius unappendiculatus) which is a stocky large flightless bird.

Cairns Helicopter Ride and Cruise 

Cairns Helicopter Ride is an experience you wouldn't want to forget in a hurry. Jump on a scenic flight and tower above Cairns enjoying the magnificent views below of the city, coral reef and the rainforest. Land on Green Island and have fun swimming and snorkeling. You can take a cruise on a glass bottom boat and explore the marine life below, relax on the beach, eat lunch and go back to Cairns using a high-speed catamaran.

Food Trail Tours  

Food Trail Tours are popular in Cairns because the North Queensland Region is known globally for its food and wine industry. Travel from Cairns to Atherton Tablelands and later visit numerous small farms and savour different food and wine flavours. A highlight of the tour is a visit to a Cheese and Chocolate food factory as well as a Tropical Fruit Winery. There are vast macadamia and coffee plantations set amidst beautiful landscapes and highly fertile soils known for producing a wide range of foods.

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