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Cooktown Forecast

This morning 24°C
Today 31°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

24.9°C falling
Updated at 02:40 EST

Nth Cst & Tableland for Saturday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers near the coast, medium (60%) chance elsewhere. The chance of thunderstorms, with possible heavy falls about the coast and ranges. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h.
Sunday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers near the coast, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. The chance of thunderstorms. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming E/SE 20 to 30 km/h early in the morning.

Currently at Cape Flattery

24-hour graph
Temperature 24.9°C falling
Dew Point 23.9°C falling
Feels Like 24.9°C
Relative Humidity 94%
Wind icon
S 7km/h falling
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure 1008.5hPa rising
Fire Danger 1.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 5.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
06:19 EST
Sunset sunset
18:46 EST

Nearby Now

Low Isles 23.8°C
Cairns Ap 24.9°C

Next 12 hours in Cairns

48-hour forecast

3am

Slight chance storm
25°C

6am

Slight chance storm
24°C

9am

Chance shower
29°C

12pm

Slight chance shower
32°C

Nth Cst & Tableland Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Cooktown 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Feb 26
Mon
Feb 27
Tue
Feb 28
Wed
Mar 1
Thu
Mar 2
Fri
Mar 3
Sat
Mar 4

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Maximum 31°C 31°C 31°C 32°C 31°C 31°C 31°C
Minimum 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 60% 80% 80% 80% 90%
Rain Amount 5-10mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 10-20mm 10-20mm
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 15
km/h
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km/h
17
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16
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14
km/h
Wind Direction SE 15km/h
SE
SE 20km/h
SE
SE 19km/h
SE
SE 23km/h
SE
SE 22km/h
SE
SE 25km/h
SE
SSE 21km/h
SSE
SE 24km/h
SE
SE 17km/h
SE
SE 19km/h
SE
SE 11km/h
SE
ESE 16km/h
ESE
ESE 10km/h
ESE
E 14km/h
E
Relative Humidity 84% 80% 87% 84% 83% 80% 82% 80% 87% 85% 91% 88% 90% 86%
Dew Point 25°C 26°C 26°C 27°C 25°C 26°C 26°C 27°C 26°C 27°C 27°C 28°C 26°C 28°C

Cooktown Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:57 EST
sunrise
06:19 EST
sunset
18:46 EST
last light
19:07 EST
moon
rise
Sun 05:41 EST
set
Sun 18:30 EST
moon
Mon
Feb 27
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Mar 5
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Cape Flattery Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Feb 25
23.9°C 32°C 7.0mm
Fri
Feb 24
25.4°C 32.3°C 2.6mm
Thu
Feb 23
24.2°C 32.4°C 2.0mm
Wed
Feb 22
25.5°C 32.5°C 0.8mm
Tue
Feb 21
24.3°C 31.7°C 4.8mm

Cape Flattery Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
581.6mm
38.3 Day(s)
Total For 2017
365.6mm
42 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
257.0mm
24 Day(s)
Wettest Day
76.6mm
Feb 2
Lowest Temperature
23.1°C
Jan 20
Highest Temperature
35.8°C
Feb 15

Cape Flattery Almanac

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February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
23.2°C
20th
Lowest On Record
22.3°C
2nd 2005
Average This Month
24.6°C
-0.2°C
Long-term Average
24.8°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
35.8°C
15th
Highest On Record
37.5°C
11th 2005
Average This Month
31.6°C
-0.3°C
Long-term Average
31.9°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
76.6mm
2nd
Total This Month
250.2mm
22 Day(s)
Long-term Average
274.7mm
18.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
377.4mm
2009
Driest On Record
70.6mm
2005
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Weather News

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15:19 EDT

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Thunderstorms light up the Sydney night sky

13:18 EDT

Once the southerly change bumped into a low pressure trough sitting just off the Sydney coast last night, things became electric between the two.

Flood-affected WA farmers plead for faster relief funding

20:49 EDT

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