Fairfax Media Network

Rossville Weather


15.75°S 145.27°E 181m AMSL

Cooktown Forecast

Today 26°C
Tonight 19°C
clearing_shower

Now

24.1°C rising
Updated at 09:50 EST

Nth Cst & Tableland for Friday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers near the coast, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Winds E/SE 25 to 35 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures 21 to 27.

Currently at Cooktown Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 24.1°C rising
Dew Point 17.9°C falling
Feels Like 24.1°C
Relative Humidity 68%
Wind icon
ESE 22km/h rising
Wind Gusts 41km/h
Pressure 1019.0hPa falling
Fire Danger 4.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

more
Sunrise sunrise
06:43 EST
Sunset sunset
18:08 EST

Nearby Now

Low Isles 22.3°C
Cairns Ap 21.8°C

Next 12 hours in Cairns

48-hour forecast

12pm

Slight chance shower
25°C

3pm

Slight chance shower
25°C

6pm

Mostly cloudy
22°C

9pm

Slight chance shower
21°C

Nth Cst & Tableland Weather Warnings

view all
Qld - Fri 10:00 EST
Coastal Strong Wind/Gale Warning

Queensland Weather Update

This video is updated each morning and afternoon.

Cooktown 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Jul 31
Sat
Aug 1
Sun
Aug 2
Mon
Aug 3
Tue
Aug 4
Wed
Aug 5
Thu
Aug 6

Clearing shower

Clearing shower

Possible shower

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 26°C 26°C 27°C 27°C 27°C 26°C 25°C
Minimum 18°C 19°C 19°C 18°C 17°C 17°C 17°C
Chance of Rain 90% 60% 40% 30% 30% 30% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
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 29
km/h
29
km/h
28
km/h
27
km/h
25
km/h
24
km/h
21
km/h
22
km/h
20
km/h
23
km/h
24
km/h
27
km/h
26
km/h
27
km/h
Wind Direction SE 29km/h
SE
SE 29km/h
SE
ESE 28km/h
ESE
SE 27km/h
SE
ESE 25km/h
ESE
ESE 24km/h
ESE
ESE 21km/h
ESE
ESE 22km/h
ESE
SE 20km/h
SE
SE 23km/h
SE
ESE 24km/h
ESE
SE 27km/h
SE
SE 26km/h
SE
SE 27km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 62% 54% 61% 56% 66% 57% 73% 57% 67% 52% 70% 53% 62% 55%
Dew Point 15°C 16°C 16°C 16°C 17°C 18°C 18°C 17°C 17°C 16°C 16°C 16°C 15°C 15°C

Cooktown Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:21 EST
sunrise
06:43 EST
sunset
18:08 EST
last light
18:31 EST
moon
rise
Fri 17:59 EST
set
Sat 06:58 EST
moon
Fri
Aug 7
moon
Sat
Aug 15
moon
Sun
Aug 23
moon
Sun
Aug 30

Cooktown Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Jul 31
19°C - 1mm
Thu
Jul 30
20.3°C 26°C 15.2mm
Wed
Jul 29
21.2°C 25.2°C 2.6mm
Tue
Jul 28
- 26.8°C -
Mon
Jul 27
21.7°C - 3.2mm

Cooktown Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jul
1253.8mm
107.4 Day(s)
Total For 2015
1252.8mm
91 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2014
1229.2mm
116 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
July Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
9.3°C
18th
Lowest On Record
7.1°C
10th 2007
Average This Month
17.3°C
-0.5°C
Long-term Average
17.8°C
July Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
28.3°C
23rd
Highest On Record
30.4°C
1st 2003
Average This Month
26.0°C
-0.1°C
Long-term Average
26.1°C
July Rainfall
Wettest This Month
15.2mm
30th
Total This Month
25.6mm
6 Day(s)
Long-term Average
20.9mm
10.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
54.4mm
2010
Driest On Record
1.2mm
2007
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Cold snap could see snow fall as low as sea level in Hobart on Monday

08:39 EST

Weather forecasters are predicting snow across Tasmania over the weekend and possible snow in Hobart for the first time since 1986.

Strengthening El Nino to reduce rainfall in northern and south-east Australia but wetter conditions for Western Australia

07:17 EST

The Bureau of Meteorology has confirmed the El Nino pattern is strengthening in the Pacific and is likely to persist into next year.

Storm warning for parts of southern WA extended to Perth metropolitan area

23:34 EST

An unusual weather pattern is bringing storms to parts of southern Western Australia, with residents in the Central West, Lower West, Great Southern and Central Wheatbelt districts told to brace for damaging winds and possible flash flooding.