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Cooktown Forecast

Today 30°C
Tonight 21°C
mostly_sunny

Now

28.0°C rising
Updated at 16:50 EST

Nth Cst & Tableland for Wednesday Partly cloudy. Light winds.

Currently at Cooktown Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 28.0°C rising
Dew Point 22.5°C falling
Feels Like 30.9°C
Relative Humidity 72%
Wind icon
E 12km/h steady
Wind Gusts 19km/h
Pressure 1008.7hPa steady
Fire Danger 3.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:30 EST
Sunset sunset
18:13 EST

Nearby Now

Low Isles 27.3°C
Cairns Ap 25.7°C

Next 12 hours in Cairns

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly clear
25°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
24°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
23°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
22°C

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Cooktown 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Aug 24
Thu
Aug 25
Fri
Aug 26
Sat
Aug 27
Sun
Aug 28
Mon
Aug 29
Tue
Aug 30

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 30°C 31°C 28°C 27°C 26°C 27°C 27°C
Minimum 19°C 21°C 20°C 20°C 19°C 19°C 20°C
Chance of Rain 30% 70% 30% 20% 20% 70% 20%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Very High Very High Very High Very High Very High
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 0
km/h
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19
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Wind Direction Calm
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ENE 10km/h
ENE
Calm
WSW
ESE 15km/h
ESE
SSE 6km/h
SSE
SE 16km/h
SE
SSE 17km/h
SSE
SE 24km/h
SE
SE 19km/h
SE
SE 24km/h
SE
SE 18km/h
SE
SE 24km/h
SE
SE 19km/h
SE
SE 25km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 84% 67% 85% 71% 83% 67% 74% 64% 70% 61% 72% 62% 77% 65%
Dew Point 22°C 23°C 24°C 24°C 22°C 21°C 18°C 19°C 17°C 18°C 18°C 19°C 19°C 19°C

Cooktown Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:08 EST
sunrise
06:30 EST
sunset
18:13 EST
last light
18:35 EST
moon
rise
Wed 23:55 EST
set
Thu 11:47 EST
moon
Thu
Sep 1
moon
Fri
Sep 9
moon
Sat
Sep 17
moon
Fri
Sep 23

Cooktown Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Aug 24
17.6°C 30°C 0.0mm
Tue
Aug 23
17.3°C 28.1°C 0.0mm
Mon
Aug 22
16.4°C 28.2°C 0.0mm
Sun
Aug 21
19.9°C 27.5°C 0.2mm
Sat
Aug 20
18.2°C 26.3°C 3.2mm

Cooktown Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
1270.4mm
114.7 Day(s)
Total For 2016
1123.6mm
121 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
1262.6mm
95 Day(s)
Wettest Day
211.2mm
May 22
Lowest Temperature
12.8°C
Aug 7
Highest Temperature
38.5°C
Jan 7

Cooktown Ap Almanac

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August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
12.8°C
7th
Lowest On Record
8.8°C
7th 2006
Average This Month
18.7°C
+0.5°C
Long-term Average
18.2°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
30.0°C
24th
Highest On Record
33.0°C
24th 2000
Average This Month
26.8°C
-0.3°C
Long-term Average
27.1°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
6.0mm
17th
Total This Month
20.6mm
11 Day(s)
Long-term Average
16.6mm
7.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
69.8mm
2010
Driest On Record
0.4mm
2004
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