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Cooktown Forecast

Tonight 24°C
Tomorrow 31°C
showers_increasing

Now

24.0°C rising
Updated at 18:19 EST

Nth Cst & Tableland for Tuesday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers near the coast, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers along the coastal fringe, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h.

Currently at Cooktown Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 24.0°C rising
Dew Point 23.3°C rising
Feels Like 24.0°C
Relative Humidity 96%
Wind icon
SE 1km/h falling
Wind Gusts 4km/h
Pressure 1008.8hPa falling
Fire Danger 1.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 7.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:19 EST
Sunset sunset
18:44 EST

Nearby Now

Low Isles 28.0°C
Cairns Ap 27.6°C

Next 12 hours in Cairns

48-hour forecast

9pm

Slight chance shower
27°C

12am

Mostly clear
25°C

3am

Mostly clear
25°C

6am

Mostly clear
24°C

Nth Cst & Tableland Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Cooktown 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Feb 28
Wed
Mar 1
Thu
Mar 2
Fri
Mar 3
Sat
Mar 4
Sun
Mar 5
Mon
Mar 6

Possible shower

Showers increasing

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm
Maximum 31°C 31°C 31°C 30°C 31°C 31°C 31°C
Minimum 24°C 24°C 25°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C
Chance of Rain 60% 80% 90% 90% 90% 90% 80%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm 20-40mm 20-40mm 10-20mm 5-10mm 5-10mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 20
km/h
24
km/h
21
km/h
25
km/h
15
km/h
19
km/h
9
km/h
13
km/h
9
km/h
12
km/h
9
km/h
12
km/h
7
km/h
14
km/h
Wind Direction SE 20km/h
SE
SE 24km/h
SE
SE 21km/h
SE
SE 25km/h
SE
SE 15km/h
SE
SE 19km/h
SE
ESE 9km/h
ESE
ESE 13km/h
ESE
ESE 9km/h
ESE
ESE 12km/h
ESE
SE 9km/h
SE
ESE 12km/h
ESE
ESE 7km/h
ESE
E 14km/h
E
Relative Humidity 83% 78% 86% 82% 92% 93% 94% 91% 92% 91% 89% 88% 90% 84%
Dew Point 25°C 26°C 26°C 27°C 27°C 29°C 27°C 27°C 27°C 29°C 26°C 28°C 27°C 28°C

Cooktown Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:58 EST
sunrise
06:20 EST
sunset
18:44 EST
last light
19:05 EST
moon
set
Tue 20:01 EST
rise
Wed 08:28 EST
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
Mon
Mar 13
moon
Tue
Mar 21
moon
Tue
Mar 28

Cooktown Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Feb 28
22.8°C 31°C 21.2mm
Mon
Feb 27
23.5°C 29.4°C 9.6mm
Sun
Feb 26
22.2°C 30.3°C 21.2mm
Sat
Feb 25
24.4°C 30.9°C 32.2mm
Fri
Feb 24
25.6°C 30.8°C 18.2mm

Cooktown Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
595.5mm
39.0 Day(s)
Total For 2017
1054.2mm
49 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
395.2mm
29 Day(s)
Wettest Day
131.8mm
Feb 6
Lowest Temperature
22.2°C
Feb 26
Highest Temperature
37.3°C
Jan 2

Cooktown Ap Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
22.2°C
26th
Lowest On Record
20.7°C
21st 2005
Average This Month
24.1°C
-0.2°C
Long-term Average
24.3°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
34.8°C
14th
Highest On Record
37.9°C
2nd 2013
Average This Month
30.9°C
-0.7°C
Long-term Average
31.6°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
131.8mm
6th
Total This Month
831.8mm
26 Day(s)
Long-term Average
312.3mm
19.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
544.0mm
2011
Driest On Record
25.8mm
2005
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