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Cooktown Forecast

Today 26°C
Tonight 15°C
mostly_sunny

Now

22.9°C falling
Updated at 17:20 EST

Nth Cst & Tableland for Tuesday Clear. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.

Currently at Cooktown Ap

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Temperature 22.9°C falling
Dew Point 17.4°C falling
Feels Like 22.9°C
Relative Humidity 71%
Wind icon
ESE 16km/h falling
Wind Gusts 26km/h
Pressure 1014.2hPa steady
Fire Danger 3.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

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Sunrise sunrise
06:47 EST
Sunset sunset
18:01 EST

Nearby Now

Low Isles 23.4°C
Cairns Ap 22.7°C

Next 12 hours in Cairns

48-hour forecast

6pm

Clear
23°C

9pm

Clear
20°C

12am

Clear
19°C

3am

Clear
17°C

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Cooktown 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Jul 7
Wed
Jul 8
Thu
Jul 9
Fri
Jul 10
Sat
Jul 11
Sun
Jul 12
Mon
Jul 13

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny
Maximum 26°C 26°C 26°C 27°C 27°C 26°C 24°C
Minimum 20°C 15°C 20°C 20°C 19°C 19°C 18°C
Chance of Rain 40% 40% 50% 30% 30% 20% 5%
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 16
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Wind Direction SE 16km/h
SE
SE 20km/h
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ESE 21km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 69% 54% 70% 56% 71% 61% 74% 62% 75% 61% 68% 50% 60% 51%
Dew Point 18°C 15°C 16°C 17°C 18°C 18°C 19°C 19°C 19°C 19°C 17°C 15°C 14°C 13°C

Cooktown Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:24 EST
sunrise
06:47 EST
sunset
18:02 EST
last light
18:25 EST
moon
rise
Tue 23:10 EST
set
Wed 11:33 EST
moon
Thu
Jul 9
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Cooktown Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Jul 7
15.0°C 26°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jul 6
16.5°C 26.0°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jul 5
14.0°C 26.2°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jul 4
17.4°C 25.6°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jul 3
14.4°C 25.7°C 0.0mm

Cooktown Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jul
1253.8mm
107.4 Day(s)
Total For 2015
1230.6mm
86 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2014
1223.6mm
105 Day(s)
Wettest Day
121.6mm
Mar 12
Lowest Temperature
13.0°C
Jun 28
Highest Temperature
37.7°C
Jan 29

Cooktown Ap Almanac

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July Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
14.0°C
5th
Lowest On Record
7.1°C
10th 2007
Average This Month
17.0°C
-0.8°C
Long-term Average
17.8°C
July Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
26.3°C
2nd
Highest On Record
30.4°C
1st 2003
Average This Month
25.9°C
-0.2°C
Long-term Average
26.1°C
July Rainfall
Wettest This Month
3.4mm
1st
Total This Month
3.4mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
20.9mm
10.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
54.4mm
2010
Driest On Record
1.2mm
2007
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