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Cooktown Forecast

Tonight 23°C
Tomorrow 30°C
mostly_sunny

Now

24.5°C steady
Updated at 23:00 EST

Nth Cst & Tableland for Tuesday The chance of morning fog. Mostly sunny day. Light winds becoming E/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 28 to 34.
Wednesday Mostly sunny. The chance of morning fog. Slight chance of a light shower near the coast, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming E/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 12 and 20 with daytime temperatures reaching 27 to 34.

Currently at Cape Flattery

24-hour graph
Temperature 24.5°C steady
Dew Point 22.2°C rising
Feels Like 24.5°C
Relative Humidity 87%
Wind icon
SE 16km/h rising
Wind Gusts 20km/h
Pressure 1014.6hPa falling
Fire Danger 2.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:06 EST
Sunset sunset
18:15 EST

Nearby Now

Low Isles 24.2°C
Cairns Ap 20.4°C

Next 12 hours in Cairns

48-hour forecast

12am

Slight chance shower
22°C

3am

Slight chance shower
21°C

6am

Mostly clear
20°C

9am

Mostly clear
26°C

Nth Cst & Tableland Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Cooktown 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Sep 26
Wed
Sep 27
Thu
Sep 28
Fri
Sep 29
Sat
Sep 30
Sun
Oct 1
Mon
Oct 2

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 30°C 30°C 30°C 29°C 30°C 30°C 29°C
Minimum 22°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 22°C 22°C 23°C
Chance of Rain 70% 40% 40% 20% 20% 10% 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 16
km/h
21
km/h
18
km/h
22
km/h
20
km/h
24
km/h
20
km/h
24
km/h
18
km/h
23
km/h
17
km/h
22
km/h
21
km/h
26
km/h
Wind Direction SE 16km/h
SE
ESE 21km/h
ESE
SE 18km/h
SE
ESE 22km/h
ESE
SE 20km/h
SE
SE 24km/h
SE
SE 20km/h
SE
SE 24km/h
SE
SE 18km/h
SE
SE 23km/h
SE
SE 17km/h
SE
ESE 22km/h
ESE
SE 21km/h
SE
SE 26km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 68% 57% 72% 60% 65% 55% 62% 56% 66% 59% 63% 53% 59% 54%
Dew Point 20°C 20°C 22°C 21°C 20°C 20°C 19°C 19°C 21°C 21°C 20°C 19°C 19°C 18°C

Cooktown Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:44 EST
sunrise
06:06 EST
sunset
18:16 EST
last light
18:37 EST
moon
set
Tue 23:22 EST
rise
Wed 11:03 EST
moon
Thu
Sep 28
moon
Fri
Oct 6
moon
Thu
Oct 12
moon
Fri
Oct 20

Cape Flattery Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Sep 26
23.5°C 30°C 0.0mm
Mon
Sep 25
23.2°C 29°C 0.0mm
Sun
Sep 24
23.3°C 29.4°C 0.0mm
Sat
Sep 23
23.3°C 29.1°C 0.0mm
Fri
Sep 22
23.5°C 28.9°C 0.0mm

Cape Flattery Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Sep
1345.7mm
129.3 Day(s)
Total For 2017
721.2mm
130 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
821.6mm
122 Day(s)
Wettest Day
76.6mm
Feb 2
Lowest Temperature
20.2°C
Jun 15
Highest Temperature
36.7°C
Mar 27

Cape Flattery Almanac

full climatology
September Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
21.3°C
3rd
Lowest On Record
15.1°C
3rd 2014
Average This Month
22.8°C
+0.6°C
Long-term Average
22.2°C
September Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
30.0°C
26th
Highest On Record
31.4°C
30th 2011
Average This Month
28.6°C
-0.4°C
Long-term Average
29.0°C
September Rainfall
Wettest This Month
4.4mm
19th
Total This Month
6.0mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
6.6mm
4.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
32.8mm
2008
Driest On Record
0.2mm
2007
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