Fairfax Media Network

Rossville Weather


15.75°S 145.27°E 181m AMSL

Cooktown Forecast

Today 28°C
Tonight 19°C
mostly_sunny

Now

27.3°C rising
Updated at 10:20 EST

Nth Cst & Tableland for Tuesday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning fog. Slight (30%) chance of a shower near the coast and tablelands, near zero chance in the west. Light winds becoming E/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the evening then becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 25 to 31.

Currently at Cooktown Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 27.3°C rising
Dew Point 19.6°C rising
Feels Like 28.6°C
Relative Humidity 62%
Wind icon
E 14km/h falling
Wind Gusts 24km/h
Pressure 1017.3hPa falling
Fire Danger 5.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

more
Sunrise sunrise
06:26 EST
Sunset sunset
18:14 EST

Nearby Now

Low Isles 25.9°C
Cairns Ap 26.8°C

Next 12 hours in Cairns

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly clear
27°C

3pm

Slight chance shower
28°C

6pm

Mostly clear
24°C

9pm

Mostly 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 Tue
Sep 1
Wed
Sep 2
Thu
Sep 3
Fri
Sep 4
Sat
Sep 5
Sun
Sep 6
Mon
Sep 7

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny
Maximum 28°C 29°C 29°C 30°C 29°C 28°C 28°C
Minimum 19°C 19°C 18°C 17°C 18°C 19°C 19°C
Chance of Rain 70% 20% 5% 20% 20% 50% 70%
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 13
km/h
17
km/h
14
km/h
18
km/h
11
km/h
15
km/h
4
km/h
15
km/h
13
km/h
20
km/h
23
km/h
25
km/h
24
km/h
27
km/h
Wind Direction E 13km/h
E
E 17km/h
E
E 14km/h
E
E 18km/h
E
ESE 11km/h
ESE
ENE 15km/h
ENE
SE 4km/h
SE
E 15km/h
E
ESE 13km/h
ESE
ESE 20km/h
ESE
ESE 23km/h
ESE
ESE 25km/h
ESE
ESE 24km/h
ESE
ESE 27km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 72% 58% 74% 52% 73% 50% 73% 51% 69% 52% 58% 50% 63% 49%
Dew Point 20°C 19°C 20°C 18°C 19°C 17°C 19°C 18°C 19°C 18°C 17°C 16°C 17°C 16°C

Cooktown Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:04 EST
sunrise
06:26 EST
sunset
18:14 EST
last light
18:35 EST
moon
rise
Tue 20:46 EST
set
Wed 08:58 EST
moon
Sat
Sep 5
moon
Sun
Sep 13
moon
Mon
Sep 21
moon
Mon
Sep 28

Cooktown Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Sep 1
19°C - 0.0mm
Mon
Aug 31
17.1°C 28°C 0.0mm
Sun
Aug 30
17.5°C 28.1°C 0.0mm
Sat
Aug 29
22.3°C 28.5°C 0.0mm
Fri
Aug 28
21.9°C 28.4°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
19.0°C
1st
Lowest On Record
10.9°C
3rd 2014
Average This Month
19.0°C
-1.8°C
Long-term Average
20.8°C
September Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
Highest On Record
36.3°C
15th 2003
Average This Month
 
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

Australia's south-east and west facing above average fire risk

09:10 EST

Prolonged dry weather has Australia's south-east and west set for above-average bushfire risk in the coming months.

Melbourne shivers through coldest winter in 26 years, no warm start to Spring in sight

19:19 EST

If you thought Melbourne's winter was colder than usual, you are not wrong.

Tasmania's winter coldest in nearly 50 years, Bureau of Meteorology says

17:25 EST

The Bureau of Meteorology has confirmed what many Tasmanians already suspected, it has been the coldest winter in nearly 50 years.