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Cooktown Forecast

Tonight 24°C
Tomorrow 35°C
mostly_sunny

Now

25.0°C falling
Updated at 21:40 EST

Nth Cst & Tableland for Saturday Clear. Winds E 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening.
Sunday Sunny. Light winds becoming NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening.

Currently at Cooktown Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 25.0°C falling
Dew Point 24.0°C steady
Feels Like 25.5°C
Relative Humidity 94%
Wind icon
NW 5km/h rising
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure 1008.7hPa rising
Fire Danger 1.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:15 EST
Sunset sunset
18:52 EST

Nearby Now

Low Isles 28.4°C
Cairns Ap 25.4°C

Next 12 hours in Cairns

48-hour forecast

12am

Clear
26°C

3am

Mostly clear
24°C

6am

Mostly clear
24°C

9am

Mostly clear
30°C

Nth Cst & Tableland Weather Warnings

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Cooktown 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Feb 13
Sun
Feb 14
Mon
Feb 15
Tue
Feb 16
Wed
Feb 17
Thu
Feb 18
Fri
Feb 19

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 33°C 35°C 35°C 36°C 37°C 36°C 34°C
Minimum 25°C 24°C 24°C 25°C 26°C 26°C 26°C
Chance of Rain 10% 5% 10% 30% 30% 30% 40%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 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 11
km/h
18
km/h
5
km/h
9
km/h
9
km/h
4
km/h
11
km/h
6
km/h
12
km/h
9
km/h
12
km/h
8
km/h
7
km/h
9
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 11km/h
SSE
SE 18km/h
SE
SE 5km/h
SE
E 9km/h
E
WSW 9km/h
WSW
ENE 4km/h
ENE
W 11km/h
W
NW 6km/h
NW
W 12km/h
W
W 9km/h
W
W 12km/h
W
WNW 8km/h
WNW
S 7km/h
S
E 9km/h
E
Relative Humidity 64% 48% 60% 38% 64% 41% 64% 37% 64% 37% 65% 46% 68% 56%
Dew Point 22°C 21°C 22°C 19°C 22°C 20°C 23°C 20°C 23°C 20°C 23°C 23°C 25°C 24°C

Cooktown Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:53 EST
sunrise
06:15 EST
sunset
18:52 EST
last light
19:14 EST
moon
set
Sat 22:35 EST
rise
Sun 11:26 EST
moon
Mon
Feb 15
moon
Tue
Feb 23
moon
Wed
Mar 2
moon
Wed
Mar 9

Cooktown Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Feb 13
23.1°C 32°C 0.0mm
Fri
Feb 12
25.2°C 32.2°C 0.0mm
Thu
Feb 11
26.2°C 31.4°C 0.2mm
Wed
Feb 10
25.2°C 31.6°C 12.6mm
Tue
Feb 9
25.6°C 32.4°C 0.4mm

Cooktown Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
595.5mm
39.0 Day(s)
Total For 2016
184.6mm
22 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
334.0mm
27 Day(s)
Wettest Day
62.0mm
Feb 6
Lowest Temperature
21.2°C
Jan 2
Highest Temperature
38.5°C
Jan 7

Cooktown Ap Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
23.1°C
13th
Lowest On Record
20.7°C
21st 2005
Average This Month
25.3°C
+1.0°C
Long-term Average
24.3°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
35.9°C
6th
Highest On Record
37.9°C
2nd 2013
Average This Month
33.4°C
+1.8°C
Long-term Average
31.6°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
62.0mm
6th
Total This Month
89.2mm
6 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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