You can see our climate diagram above. During January, maximum temperatures go up to more than 89° Conversely, July is the coolest month in Cairns, with temperatures going under 62° The rainiest month is January while the driest month is August.
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Best Vacation Home Deals in Cairns
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Recommended Vacation Rentals in Cairns
Find your perfect vacation rental in Cairns: from $28 per night
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Popular Rental Amenities in Cairns
Check above for the most popular filters in Cairns Regional and the number of properties that include them. HomeToGo's data highlights that "internet" and "pools" turn out to be the most frequently provided features in Cairns Regional. Not as many properties in Cairns Regional are available if you enjoy soaking in the hot tub or if you love sweating the stress away in saunas as "saunas" and "hot tubs" are not very common amenities in Cairns Regional.
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Accommodations for your vacation in Cairns
In Cairns Regional, one-third of the 4,720 property types are hotel rooms, which represent 31.04% of its available accommodations. In addition, the average nightly cost of hotel rooms in this destination is $217, and their size, on average, is 700 ft². Furthermore, hotel rooms are ideal for medium-sized groups and families, as most can accommodate 4 vacationers. Apartment rentals are the second most typical type of accommodation in Cairns. While hotel rooms in Cairns Regional have an average size of 700 ft², apartment rentals have an average size of 1,140 ft².
See the Great Barrier Reef with a vacation home in the Cairns region
Your accommodation in Australia's Cairns Region positions you perfectly for diving trips to the Great Barrier Reef, the only natural organism visible from space, and trips to ancient rainforests filled with aboriginal sacred sites – only a few of the experiences waiting for you in Cairns.
Start your day at Caffiend, tucked away in the bustling lanes of Cairns. Dig into didgeridoo eggs and French toast, along with coconut lattes. Sing Sing Expresso is another option, offering a range of vegan options. Silk Caffe lures patrons with its Nutella ice coffee.
Rub shoulders with locals at Rusty's Markets throughout the weekend. More than 180 different vendors sell everything here. The luscious produce includes exotic fruit and fresh seafood, and you can savor freshly prepared meals from a range of stalls.
Reefs and didgeridoo
Children and adults alike will be awed by the 3,000 coral reefs that comprise the Great Barrier Reef. Pulsing with marine life, these reefs are inhabited by sea turtles, rays, and brightly colored fish of all shapes and sizes. See it all with ProDive Cairns.
At Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Park, you and your family can learn about the fascinating local culture of Australia's original people. It's just 20 minutes from Cairns, and offers guided bushwalks, theater, and sonorous digeridoo performances.
Skyrails and traditional dreaming
Ride the Skyrail Rainforest Cableway for aerial views over the canopy. The 90-minute tour ferries you between the Red Peak and Barron Falls, where you can wander beneath giant ferns. Cruise down Daintree River to spot the crocodiles that float there.
Don't miss Mossman Gorge, where you can learn about indigenous Dreamtime culture amid sacred aboriginal sites and Edenic natural environments. Immerse yourself in Australia's heritage at this fascinating center.
Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to rent a vacation rental in Cairns?
The average nightly price for vacation rentals in Cairns is $28.
How many vacation rentals are available to book in Cairns?
There are currently 4,720 vacation homes in Cairns to browse and book for your next trip.
What amenities are most popular for vacation homes in Cairns?
The most popular amenities for home rentals in Cairns include accommodations that have: internet, pools, and yards.
How many vacation rentals are in Cairns?
Discover 4,720 vacation rentals available to book in Cairns.
Are pets allowed in vacation rentals in Cairns?
If traveling with a dog in Cairns, 1% of vacation rentals allow pets.
What's the best time of year to travel to Cairns Regional?
Cairns Regional has its warmest time of year around January and February, with average nightly prices being around $28.
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