Fairfax Media Network

Cooktown Weather


Cooktown Forecast

Today 29°C
Tonight 18°C
mostly_sunny

Now

27.5°C rising
Updated at 10:20 EST

Nth Cst & Tableland for Saturday Sunny. Light winds becoming E 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 26 to 31.

Currently at Cooktown Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 27.5°C rising
Dew Point 17.3°C rising
Feels Like 28.1°C
Relative Humidity 53%
Wind icon
E 20km/h rising
Wind Gusts 30km/h
Pressure 1018.4hPa steady
Fire Danger 8.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

more
Sunrise sunrise
06:23 EST
Sunset sunset
18:14 EST

Nearby Now

Low Isles 26.1°C
Cairns Ap 26.0°C

Next 12 hours in Cairns

48-hour forecast

12pm

Clear
28°C

3pm

Clear
28°C

6pm

Clear
25°C

9pm

Clear
23°C

Nth Cst & Tableland Weather Warnings

view all
There are no warnings current.

Queensland Weather Update

This video is updated each morning and afternoon.

Cooktown 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Sep 5
Sun
Sep 6
Mon
Sep 7
Tue
Sep 8
Wed
Sep 9
Thu
Sep 10
Fri
Sep 11

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 29°C 28°C 28°C 28°C 28°C 28°C 27°C
Minimum 18°C 18°C 18°C 18°C 19°C 18°C 19°C
Chance of Rain 10% 40% 40% 50% 60% 40% 80%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
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 15
km/h
21
km/h
19
km/h
22
km/h
21
km/h
23
km/h
22
km/h
24
km/h
25
km/h
28
km/h
27
km/h
30
km/h
30
km/h
31
km/h
Wind Direction SE 15km/h
SE
ESE 21km/h
ESE
ESE 19km/h
ESE
ESE 22km/h
ESE
ESE 21km/h
ESE
ESE 23km/h
ESE
ESE 22km/h
ESE
ESE 24km/h
ESE
ESE 25km/h
ESE
ESE 28km/h
ESE
SE 27km/h
SE
SE 30km/h
SE
SE 30km/h
SE
SE 31km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 62% 49% 63% 47% 60% 54% 70% 56% 65% 49% 63% 52% 61% 58%
Dew Point 17°C 17°C 17°C 16°C 16°C 17°C 18°C 18°C 17°C 16°C 17°C 17°C 17°C 17°C

Cooktown Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:01 EST
sunrise
06:23 EST
sunset
18:14 EST
last light
18:35 EST
moon
set
Sat 11:32 EST
rise
Sun 00:40 EST
moon
Sun
Sep 13
moon
Mon
Sep 21
moon
Mon
Sep 28
moon
Mon
Oct 5

Cooktown Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Sep 5
17°C - 0.0mm
Fri
Sep 4
15.9°C 29°C 0.0mm
Thu
Sep 3
16.3°C 28.9°C 0.0mm
Wed
Sep 2
18.9°C 28.9°C 0.0mm
Tue
Sep 1
18.8°C 28.9°C 0.0mm

Cooktown Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Sep
1278.4mm
120.3 Day(s)
Total For 2015
1262.8mm
96 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2014
1240.6mm
125 Day(s)
Wettest Day
121.6mm
Mar 12
Lowest Temperature
9.3°C
Jul 18
Highest Temperature
37.7°C
Jan 29

Cooktown Ap Almanac

full climatology
September Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
15.9°C
4th
Lowest On Record
10.9°C
3rd 2014
Average This Month
17.4°C
-3.4°C
Long-term Average
20.8°C
September Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
29.0°C
4th
Highest On Record
36.3°C
15th 2003
Average This Month
28.9°C
+0.2°C
Long-term Average
28.7°C
September Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
8.0mm
5.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
25.0mm
2010
Driest On Record
0.0mm
2007
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

A fantastic finale to the Tasmanian snow season

15:14 EST

Tasmanian ski resorts at Ben Lomond and Mount Mawson are looking back at one of their best seasons in at least a decade.

Races, rain and punters lift spirits of channel country graziers in south-west Queensland

14:14 EST

Recent wet weather and an in influx of thousands of tourists for the iconic Birdsville Races have lifted the spirits of graziers in Queensland's far south-west.

Tasmania's Ben Lomond ski field ends season on a high

12:44 EST

One of the best ski seasons in decades at Tasmania's Ben Lomond ski village will finish this weekend.