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Cooktown Forecast

Tonight 21°C
Tomorrow 28°C
mostly_sunny

Now

24.2°C rising
Updated at 20:40 EST

Nth Cst & Tableland for Sunday Mostly clear. Slight (20%) chance of a shower along the coastal fringe later this evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h.
Monday Partly cloudy. Areas of fog in the south in the early morning. Slight (30%) chance of a shower along the coastal fringe in the morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds E/SE 20 to 30 km/h. ##.

Currently at Cooktown Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 24.2°C rising
Dew Point 20.8°C falling
Feels Like 24.2°C
Relative Humidity 81%
Wind icon
SE 16km/h rising
Wind Gusts 28km/h
Pressure 1016.2hPa rising
Fire Danger 2.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
06:37 EST
Sunset sunset
17:55 EST

Nearby Now

Low Isles 24.2°C
Cairns Ap 22.6°C

Next 12 hours in Cairns

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly clear
21°C

12am

Mostly clear
21°C

3am

Mostly clear
20°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
20°C

Nth Cst & Tableland Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Cooktown 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
May 28
Mon
May 29
Tue
May 30
Wed
May 31
Thu
Jun 1
Fri
Jun 2
Sat
Jun 3

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Clearing shower
Maximum 27°C 28°C 28°C 28°C 27°C 26°C 26°C
Minimum 21°C 21°C 22°C 23°C 22°C 22°C 21°C
Chance of Rain 20% 10% 50% 50% 70% 70% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index Very High Very High Very High Very High 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 18
km/h
23
km/h
20
km/h
26
km/h
22
km/h
26
km/h
23
km/h
28
km/h
29
km/h
32
km/h
29
km/h
32
km/h
28
km/h
30
km/h
Wind Direction SE 18km/h
SE
SE 23km/h
SE
SE 20km/h
SE
SSE 26km/h
SSE
SSE 22km/h
SSE
SSE 26km/h
SSE
SSE 23km/h
SSE
SSE 28km/h
SSE
SSE 29km/h
SSE
SSE 32km/h
SSE
SSE 29km/h
SSE
SSE 32km/h
SSE
SE 28km/h
SE
SSE 30km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 72% 68% 77% 68% 76% 72% 83% 77% 77% 76% 78% 72% 74% 70%
Dew Point 20°C 20°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 22°C 23°C 23°C 21°C 22°C 20°C 20°C 19°C 20°C

Cooktown Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:15 EST
sunrise
06:38 EST
sunset
17:55 EST
last light
18:18 EST
moon
rise
Mon 09:50 EST
set
Mon 21:35 EST
moon
Thu
Jun 1
moon
Fri
Jun 9
moon
Sat
Jun 17
moon
Sat
Jun 24

Cooktown Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
May 28
21.5°C 28°C 0.0mm
Sat
May 27
22.5°C 28.4°C 0.2mm
Fri
May 26
23.0°C 27.8°C 0.2mm
Thu
May 25
19.2°C 26.9°C 0.2mm
Wed
May 24
22.4°C 28.4°C 1.0mm

Cooktown Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
1197.8mm
87.2 Day(s)
Total For 2017
1473.8mm
103 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
1018.6mm
82 Day(s)
Wettest Day
131.8mm
Feb 6
Lowest Temperature
15.4°C
Apr 30
Highest Temperature
37.3°C
Jan 2

Cooktown Ap Almanac

full climatology
May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
16.5°C
12th
Lowest On Record
9.1°C
22nd 2009
Average This Month
21.8°C
+0.9°C
Long-term Average
20.9°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
29.9°C
18th
Highest On Record
32.0°C
23rd 2013
Average This Month
28.1°C
+0.4°C
Long-term Average
27.7°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
6.2mm
7th
Total This Month
21.0mm
14 Day(s)
Long-term Average
40.4mm
11.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
97.4mm
2013
Driest On Record
12.0mm
2001
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