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Cooktown Forecast

This morning 25°C
Today 35°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

28.3°C falling
Updated at 00:10 EST

Nth Cst & Tableland for Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers in the north, slight chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm, mainly about the ranges and tablelands in the morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching 31 to 36.
Friday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers from the late morning. The chance of a thunderstorm from the late morning. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 19 and 24 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.

Currently at Cooktown Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 28.3°C falling
Dew Point 25.5°C falling
Feels Like 33.6°C
Relative Humidity 85%
Wind icon
ESE 7km/h steady
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure 1008.7hPa falling
Fire Danger 2.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
05:45 EST
Sunset sunset
18:48 EST

Nearby Now

Low Isles 29.0°C
Cairns Ap 26.3°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Cairns

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
25°C

6am

Mostly clear
25°C

9am

Mostly clear
31°C

12pm

Slight chance storm
34°C

Nth Cst & Tableland Weather Warnings

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There are no warnings current.

Weatherpulse

Cooktown 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Dec 20
Fri
Dec 21
Sat
Dec 22
Sun
Dec 23
Mon
Dec 24
Tue
Dec 25
Wed
Dec 26

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 35°C 35°C 35°C 34°C 32°C 31°C 32°C
Minimum 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C
Chance of Rain 30% 50% 60% 60% 90% 90% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 10-20mm 10-20mm 20-40mm 20-40mm
UV Index 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 7
km/h
20
km/h
6
km/h
18
km/h
11
km/h
15
km/h
10
km/h
14
km/h
15
km/h
24
km/h
22
km/h
29
km/h
26
km/h
28
km/h
Wind Direction S 7km/h
S
E 20km/h
E
WNW 6km/h
WNW
NE 18km/h
NE
NW 11km/h
NW
N 15km/h
N
WNW 10km/h
WNW
ENE 14km/h
ENE
ESE 15km/h
ESE
SE 24km/h
SE
SE 22km/h
SE
SE 29km/h
SE
SE 26km/h
SE
SE 28km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 66% 59% 67% 59% 67% 58% 70% 65% 78% 72% 80% 75% 79% 81%
Dew Point 25°C 25°C 25°C 26°C 24°C 25°C 25°C 26°C 25°C 26°C 25°C 26°C 25°C 27°C

Cooktown Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:21 EST
sunrise
05:45 EST
sunset
18:48 EST
last light
19:12 EST
moon
set
Thu 03:18 EST
rise
Thu 16:17 EST
moon
Sun
Dec 23
moon
Sat
Dec 29
moon
Sun
Jan 6
moon
Mon
Jan 14

Cooktown Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Dec 19
24.4°C 33°C 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 18
22.6°C 37.7°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 17
22.9°C 37.9°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 16
26.0°C 36.7°C 46.0mm
Sat
Dec 15
23.9°C 30.6°C 1.8mm

Cooktown Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
1528.1mm
147.6 Day(s)
Total For 2018
1577.8mm
130 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
1696.6mm
165 Day(s)
Wettest Day
240.6mm
Jan 19
Lowest Temperature
11.4°C
Jun 4
Highest Temperature
43.9°C
Nov 27

Cooktown Ap Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
22.6°C
18th
Lowest On Record
18.7°C
16th 2012
Average This Month
24.3°C
-0.2°C
Long-term Average
24.5°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
37.9°C
17th
Highest On Record
40.6°C
2nd 2007
Average This Month
33.7°C
+1.4°C
Long-term Average
32.3°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
46.0mm
16th
Total This Month
154.8mm
9 Day(s)
Long-term Average
149.9mm
12.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
400.8mm
2015
Driest On Record
12.4mm
2016
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