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Cooktown Forecast

This morning 20°C
Today 29°C
mostly_sunny

Now

22.0°C rising
Updated at 05:20 EST

Nth Cst & Tableland for Friday Partly cloudy. Areas of fog early this morning. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the late morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 23 to 30.

Currently at Cooktown Ap

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Temperature 22.0°C rising
Dew Point 21.2°C rising
Feels Like 22.0°C
Relative Humidity 95%
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Calm steady
Wind Gusts 0km/h
Pressure 1012.7hPa steady
Fire Danger 1.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:29 EST
Sunset sunset
18:13 EST

Nearby Now

Low Isles 23.3°C
Cairns Ap 22.1°C

Next 12 hours in Cairns

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly clear
20°C

9am

Mostly clear
24°C

12pm

Chance shower
27°C

3pm

Mostly clear
27°C

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Cooktown 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Aug 26
Sat
Aug 27
Sun
Aug 28
Mon
Aug 29
Tue
Aug 30
Wed
Aug 31
Thu
Sep 1

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 29°C 27°C 26°C 27°C 27°C 27°C 27°C
Minimum 20°C 20°C 19°C 19°C 20°C 21°C 21°C
Chance of Rain 70% 5% 30% 70% 80% 90% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme 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 5
km/h
16
km/h
20
km/h
25
km/h
21
km/h
26
km/h
19
km/h
25
km/h
20
km/h
26
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20
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26
km/h
20
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24
km/h
Wind Direction S 5km/h
S
SE 16km/h
SE
SSE 20km/h
SSE
SSE 25km/h
SSE
SE 21km/h
SE
SE 26km/h
SE
SE 19km/h
SE
SE 25km/h
SE
SE 20km/h
SE
SE 26km/h
SE
SE 20km/h
SE
SE 26km/h
SE
SE 20km/h
SE
SE 24km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 81% 69% 71% 62% 70% 58% 72% 64% 74% 65% 77% 70% 76% 68%
Dew Point 22°C 22°C 19°C 19°C 17°C 17°C 18°C 19°C 19°C 20°C 20°C 21°C 20°C 20°C

Cooktown Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:07 EST
sunrise
06:29 EST
sunset
18:13 EST
last light
18:35 EST
moon
set
Fri 12:40 EST
rise
Sat 01:52 EST
moon
Thu
Sep 1
moon
Fri
Sep 9
moon
Sat
Sep 17
moon
Fri
Sep 23

Cooktown Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Aug 25
21.3°C 31°C 0.0mm
Wed
Aug 24
17.6°C 29.9°C 0.0mm
Tue
Aug 23
17.3°C 28.1°C 0.0mm
Mon
Aug 22
16.4°C 28.2°C 0.0mm
Sun
Aug 21
19.9°C 27.5°C 0.2mm

Cooktown Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
1270.4mm
114.7 Day(s)
Total For 2016
1123.6mm
121 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
1262.8mm
96 Day(s)
Wettest Day
211.2mm
May 22
Lowest Temperature
12.8°C
Aug 7
Highest Temperature
38.5°C
Jan 7

Cooktown Ap Almanac

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August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
12.8°C
7th
Lowest On Record
8.8°C
7th 2006
Average This Month
18.8°C
+0.6°C
Long-term Average
18.2°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
31.0°C
25th
Highest On Record
33.0°C
24th 2000
Average This Month
27.0°C
-0.1°C
Long-term Average
27.1°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
6.0mm
17th
Total This Month
20.6mm
11 Day(s)
Long-term Average
16.6mm
7.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
69.8mm
2010
Driest On Record
0.4mm
2004
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