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Cooktown Forecast

This morning 25°C
Today 31°C
showers

Now

26.1°C rising
Updated at 02:10 EST

Nth Cst & Tableland for Thursday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds SE 15 to 25 km/h.
Friday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm, with possible heavy falls in the north. Winds SE 20 to 30 km/h tending E/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late evening.

Currently at Cooktown Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 26.1°C rising
Dew Point 25.1°C rising
Feels Like 28.5°C
Relative Humidity 94%
Wind icon
Calm falling
Wind Gusts 0km/h
Pressure 1010.7hPa falling
Fire Danger 1.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.2mm / -

Sun on Fri

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

Nearby Now

Low Isles 26.5°C
Cairns Ap 25.9°C

Next 12 hours in Cairns

48-hour forecast

3am

Slight chance storm
26°C

6am

Shower. Chance storm
25°C

9am

Shower. Chance storm
29°C

12pm

Shower. Chance storm
31°C

Nth Cst & Tableland Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Cooktown 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Feb 24
Sat
Feb 25
Sun
Feb 26
Mon
Feb 27
Tue
Feb 28
Wed
Mar 1
Thu
Mar 2

Showers

Showers

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Showers

Showers
Maximum 31°C 30°C 30°C 31°C 31°C 31°C 30°C
Minimum 25°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C
Chance of Rain 90% 80% 90% 80% 90% 90% 90%
Rain Amount 10-20mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 10-20mm
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 14
km/h
17
km/h
14
km/h
18
km/h
14
km/h
20
km/h
19
km/h
23
km/h
22
km/h
25
km/h
20
km/h
24
km/h
18
km/h
19
km/h
Wind Direction SE 14km/h
SE
SE 17km/h
SE
SE 14km/h
SE
SE 18km/h
SE
SE 14km/h
SE
SE 20km/h
SE
SE 19km/h
SE
SE 23km/h
SE
SE 22km/h
SE
SE 25km/h
SE
SE 20km/h
SE
SE 24km/h
SE
SE 18km/h
SE
SE 19km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 88% 84% 87% 86% 83% 80% 86% 82% 83% 81% 87% 84% 90% 93%
Dew Point 27°C 27°C 26°C 27°C 25°C 26°C 26°C 27°C 25°C 26°C 26°C 27°C 26°C 28°C

Cooktown Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:56 EST
sunrise
06:18 EST
sunset
18:47 EST
last light
19:09 EST
moon
rise
Fri 03:52 EST
set
Fri 16:56 EST
moon
Mon
Feb 27
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
Mon
Mar 13
moon
Tue
Mar 21

Cooktown Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Feb 23
23.3°C 31°C 0.2mm
Wed
Feb 22
23.7°C 31.4°C 16.6mm
Tue
Feb 21
23.4°C 30.8°C 11.8mm
Mon
Feb 20
23.0°C 31.1°C 72.6mm
Sun
Feb 19
23.1°C 32.7°C 1.2mm

Cooktown Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
595.5mm
39.0 Day(s)
Total For 2017
951.8mm
44 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
395.0mm
28 Day(s)
Wettest Day
131.8mm
Feb 6
Lowest Temperature
22.3°C
Jan 20
Highest Temperature
37.3°C
Jan 2

Cooktown Ap Almanac

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February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
23.0°C
20th
Lowest On Record
20.7°C
21st 2005
Average This Month
24.2°C
-0.1°C
Long-term Average
24.3°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
34.8°C
14th
Highest On Record
37.9°C
2nd 2013
Average This Month
31.0°C
-0.6°C
Long-term Average
31.6°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
131.8mm
6th
Total This Month
729.4mm
21 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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