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Cooktown Forecast

Tonight 24°C
Tomorrow 32°C
mostly_sunny

Now

27.2°C steady
Updated at 20:20 EST

Nth Cst & Tableland for Tuesday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. The chance of thunderstorms. Winds E/SE 20 to 30 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures 28 to 34.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower. Winds E/SE 20 to 30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 17 and 23 with daytime temperatures reaching 28 to 34.

Currently at Cooktown Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 27.2°C steady
Dew Point 20.3°C rising
Feels Like 28.8°C
Relative Humidity 66%
Wind icon
SE 20km/h rising
Wind Gusts 31km/h
Pressure 1010.1hPa falling
Fire Danger 5.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
05:42 EST
Sunset sunset
18:44 EST

Nearby Now

Low Isles 27.7°C
Cairns Ap 26.2°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Cairns

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly clear
25°C

12am

Mostly clear
24°C

3am

Mostly clear
23°C

6am

Mostly clear
23°C

Nth Cst & Tableland Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Cooktown 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Dec 12
Wed
Dec 13
Thu
Dec 14
Fri
Dec 15
Sat
Dec 16
Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Late shower
Maximum 32°C 32°C 32°C 33°C 33°C 33°C 33°C
Minimum 25°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 25°C 25°C
Chance of Rain 10% 10% 20% 5% 50% 50% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
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 23
km/h
30
km/h
22
km/h
29
km/h
18
km/h
25
km/h
14
km/h
23
km/h
13
km/h
24
km/h
14
km/h
25
km/h
17
km/h
27
km/h
Wind Direction SE 23km/h
SE
SE 30km/h
SE
SSE 22km/h
SSE
SE 29km/h
SE
SE 18km/h
SE
ESE 25km/h
ESE
SE 14km/h
SE
ESE 23km/h
ESE
SE 13km/h
SE
ESE 24km/h
ESE
SE 14km/h
SE
SE 25km/h
SE
SE 17km/h
SE
SE 27km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 58% 55% 57% 54% 61% 53% 62% 53% 61% 54% 69% 58% 66% 58%
Dew Point 21°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 22°C 22°C 23°C 24°C 23°C 23°C

Cooktown Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:18 EST
sunrise
05:42 EST
sunset
18:44 EST
last light
19:08 EST
moon
rise
Wed 02:06 EST
set
Wed 14:37 EST
moon
Mon
Dec 18
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9

Cooktown Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Dec 12
26°C 33°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 11
26.7°C 33°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 10
26.4°C 32.9°C 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 9
23°C 33°C 0.0mm
Fri
Dec 8
23.1°C 33°C 0.2mm

Cooktown Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
1528.1mm
147.6 Day(s)
Total For 2017
1696.6mm
165 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
1161.8mm
135 Day(s)
Wettest Day
131.8mm
Feb 6
Lowest Temperature
14.0°C
Jun 10
Highest Temperature
37.3°C
Jan 2

Cooktown Ap Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
22.1°C
6th
Lowest On Record
18.7°C
16th 2012
Average This Month
24.3°C
-0.2°C
Long-term Average
24.5°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
34.9°C
5th
Highest On Record
40.6°C
2nd 2007
Average This Month
33.2°C
+0.9°C
Long-term Average
32.3°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
5.2mm
7th
Total This Month
10.2mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
149.9mm
12.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
400.8mm
2015
Driest On Record
12.4mm
2016
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Weather News

Oppressive heat targets northern WA

16:29 EDT

Some northern parts of Western Australia will experience an extreme heatwave this week as temperatures climb into the mid forties for a number of days.

Sweaty week ahead in Sydney

13:34 EDT

The Sydney Basin's first 40C of the season will occur this week and the city could experience its warmest spell of December days in 17 years.

Warming up in Canberra

16:35 EDT

Summer has taken a while to get going in Canberra this year but the nation's capital will get its fair share of heat during the next week.