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Cooktown Forecast

Tonight 22°C
Tomorrow 29°C
mostly_sunny

Now

24.5°C rising
Updated at 20:10 EST

Nth Cst & Tableland for Saturday Mostly sunny. Slight chance of a shower along the coastal fringe later tonight. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds E/SE 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 25 to 30.
Sunday Mostly sunny. Slight chance of a shower or thunderstorm, most likely near the coast in the early morning and again in the evening. Light winds becoming E/SE 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 15 and 21 with daytime temperatures reaching 24 to 30.

Currently at Cooktown Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 24.5°C rising
Dew Point 19.5°C falling
Feels Like 24.5°C
Relative Humidity 73%
Wind icon
SE 11km/h rising
Wind Gusts 19km/h
Pressure 1013.1hPa rising
Fire Danger 3.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:28 EST
Sunset sunset
18:08 EST

Nearby Now

Low Isles 26.2°C
Cairns Ap 24.5°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Cairns

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly clear
24°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 Sat
Apr 21
Sun
Apr 22
Mon
Apr 23
Tue
Apr 24
Wed
Apr 25
Thu
Apr 26
Fri
Apr 27

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny
Maximum 29°C 29°C 29°C 29°C 30°C 30°C 30°C
Minimum 23°C 22°C 23°C 22°C 22°C 21°C 20°C
Chance of Rain 20% 30% 20% 5% 5% 5% 10%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme 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 21
km/h
25
km/h
21
km/h
25
km/h
20
km/h
25
km/h
20
km/h
24
km/h
16
km/h
20
km/h
12
km/h
19
km/h
10
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 21km/h
SSE
SSE 25km/h
SSE
SSE 21km/h
SSE
SSE 25km/h
SSE
SSE 20km/h
SSE
SSE 25km/h
SSE
SSE 20km/h
SSE
SE 24km/h
SE
SSE 16km/h
SSE
SE 20km/h
SE
SSE 12km/h
SSE
SE 19km/h
SE
SSE 10km/h
SSE
SE 18km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 68% 61% 72% 65% 70% 65% 68% 61% 65% 57% 66% 52% 67% 51%
Dew Point 21°C 20°C 22°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 20°C 20°C 20°C 19°C 20°C 19°C

Cooktown Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:06 EST
sunrise
06:28 EST
sunset
18:08 EST
last light
18:30 EST
moon
set
Sat 22:54 EST
rise
Sun 12:13 EST
moon
Mon
Apr 23
moon
Mon
Apr 30
moon
Tue
May 8
moon
Tue
May 15

Cooktown Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Apr 21
22°C 29°C 0.0mm
Fri
Apr 20
24.5°C 29°C 0.0mm
Thu
Apr 19
24.2°C 28.9°C 1.6mm
Wed
Apr 18
23.6°C 29.5°C 3.6mm
Tue
Apr 17
26.3°C 29.7°C 0.2mm

Cooktown Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
1153.0mm
75.2 Day(s)
Total For 2018
1267.0mm
74 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
1447.6mm
86 Day(s)
Wettest Day
240.6mm
Jan 19
Lowest Temperature
21.1°C
Feb 13
Highest Temperature
36.9°C
Jan 15

Cooktown Ap Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
21.2°C
15th
Lowest On Record
15.4°C
30th 2017
Average This Month
23.6°C
+0.6°C
Long-term Average
23.0°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
31.5°C
1st
Highest On Record
33.6°C
13th 2014
Average This Month
30.1°C
+1.0°C
Long-term Average
29.1°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
3.6mm
16th
Total This Month
14.4mm
12 Day(s)
Long-term Average
163.3mm
16.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
436.2mm
2010
Driest On Record
15.6mm
2008
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