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Cooktown Forecast

This morning 18°C
Today 26°C
clearing_shower

Now

20.9°C rising
Updated at 02:30 EST

Nth Cst & Tableland for Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower along the coastal fringe, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h.
Friday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers near the coast, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Winds E/SE 25 to 35 km/h.

Currently at Cape Flattery

24-hour graph
Temperature 20.9°C rising
Dew Point 18.5°C rising
Feels Like 20.9°C
Relative Humidity 86%
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SE 20km/h rising
Wind Gusts 26km/h
Pressure 1018.0hPa falling
Fire Danger 2.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 1.6mm / -

Sun on Fri

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

Nearby Now

Low Isles 21.5°C
Cairns Ap 19.9°C

Next 12 hours in Cairns

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
19°C

6am

Slight chance shower
20°C

9am

Mostly clear
22°C

12pm

Mostly cloudy
25°C

Nth Cst & Tableland Weather Warnings

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Coastal Strong Wind/Gale Warning

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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

Mostly sunny

Cloudy

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 26°C 26°C 27°C 27°C 27°C 26°C 26°C
Minimum 18°C 18°C 18°C 18°C 17°C 17°C 17°C
Chance of Rain 90% 60% 50% 20% 30% 20% 10%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index 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
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28
km/h
27
km/h
25
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24
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21
km/h
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20
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23
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24
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27
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26
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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% 63% 57% 68% 57% 73% 57% 67% 52% 70% 53% 60% 52%
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 set moon rise 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
set
Fri 06:04 EST
rise
Fri 17:59 EST
moon
Fri
Aug 7
moon
Sat
Aug 15
moon
Sun
Aug 23
moon
Sun
Aug 30

Cape Flattery Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Jul 30
20.1°C 27°C 7.6mm
Wed
Jul 29
21.9°C 25.1°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jul 28
22.5°C 28.0°C 2.2mm
Mon
Jul 27
22.3°C 27.4°C 1.6mm
Sun
Jul 26
23.0°C 27.8°C 0.0mm

Cape Flattery Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jul
1416.9mm
116.7 Day(s)
Total For 2015
1363.8mm
112 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2014
1607.6mm
121 Day(s)
Wettest Day
152.2mm
Mar 14
Lowest Temperature
16.4°C
Jul 16
Highest Temperature
36.9°C
Feb 22

Cape Flattery Almanac

full climatology
July Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
16.4°C
16th
Lowest On Record
13.8°C
28th 2008
Average This Month
21.1°C
+0.2°C
Long-term Average
20.9°C
July Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
28.3°C
25th
Highest On Record
29.3°C
8th 2009
Average This Month
26.1°C
-0.3°C
Long-term Average
26.4°C
July Rainfall
Wettest This Month
9.0mm
10th
Total This Month
34.4mm
18 Day(s)
Long-term Average
42.1mm
14.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
118.4mm
2010
Driest On Record
8.0mm
2014
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