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Cooktown Forecast

Today 28°C
Tonight 21°C
mostly_sunny

Now

27.0°C rising
Updated at 10:20 EST

Nth Cst & Tableland for Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures 22 to 28.

Currently at Cooktown Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 27.0°C rising
Dew Point 19.4°C rising
Feels Like 28.3°C
Relative Humidity 63%
Wind icon
SE 20km/h steady
Wind Gusts 30km/h
Pressure 1016.1hPa steady
Fire Danger 5.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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

Nearby Now

Low Isles 25.1°C
Cairns Ap 26.0°C

Next 12 hours in Cairns

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly clear
28°C

3pm

Mostly clear
27°C

6pm

Mostly clear
24°C

9pm

Mostly clear
22°C

Nth Cst & Tableland Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Cooktown 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
May 27
Sun
May 28
Mon
May 29
Tue
May 30
Wed
May 31
Thu
Jun 1
Fri
Jun 2

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Windy with showers

Possible shower
Maximum 28°C 27°C 27°C 28°C 27°C 26°C 26°C
Minimum 22°C 21°C 21°C 22°C 22°C 23°C 21°C
Chance of Rain 20% 20% 20% 40% 60% 40% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
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 19
km/h
24
km/h
18
km/h
23
km/h
20
km/h
26
km/h
22
km/h
26
km/h
23
km/h
28
km/h
27
km/h
32
km/h
28
km/h
32
km/h
Wind Direction SE 19km/h
SE
SE 24km/h
SE
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 27km/h
SSE
SSE 32km/h
SSE
SSE 28km/h
SSE
SSE 32km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 69% 65% 73% 66% 76% 65% 75% 72% 83% 78% 82% 75% 76% 69%
Dew Point 20°C 21°C 20°C 20°C 20°C 20°C 21°C 22°C 22°C 23°C 22°C 21°C 19°C 19°C

Cooktown Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:14 EST
sunrise
06:37 EST
sunset
17:55 EST
last light
18:18 EST
moon
set
Sat 19:31 EST
rise
Sun 08:50 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
Sat
May 27
23°C - 0.2mm
Fri
May 26
23.0°C 28°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
Tue
May 23
23.0°C 28.6°C 0.0mm

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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