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Cooktown Forecast

This morning 23°C
Today 29°C
showers

Now

24.0°C falling
Updated at 00:10 EST

Nth Cst & Tableland for Monday Cloudy. High chance of showers in the north, medium chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm, with possible heavy falls along the coastal fringe in the early morning. Winds E 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 17 and 22 with daytime temperatures reaching 24 to 30.
Tuesday Cloudy. High chance of showers, most likely from the late morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north. Winds E 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 18 and 22 with daytime temperatures reaching 26 to 31.

Currently at Cape Flattery

24-hour graph
Temperature 24.0°C falling
Dew Point 23.5°C falling
Feels Like 24.0°C
Relative Humidity 97%
Wind icon
ESE 22km/h steady
Wind Gusts 24km/h
Pressure 1007.7hPa steady
Fire Danger 1.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 47.2mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
06:04 EST
Sunset sunset
18:57 EST

Nearby Now

Low Isles 27.1°C
Cairns Ap 25.6°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Cairns

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly cloudy
24°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
23°C

9am

Intermittent rain
27°C

12pm

Slight chance shower
29°C

Nth Cst & Tableland Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Cooktown 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Jan 22
Tue
Jan 23
Wed
Jan 24
Thu
Jan 25
Fri
Jan 26
Sat
Jan 27
Sun
Jan 28

Showers

Showers

Possible shower

Possible shower

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Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 29°C 29°C 31°C 31°C 31°C 30°C 31°C
Minimum 23°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C
Chance of Rain 60% 70% 60% 70% 90% 90% 90%
Rain Amount 5-10mm 10-20mm 5-10mm 10-20mm 10-20mm 20-40mm 10-20mm
UV Index 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 19
km/h
23
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11
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11
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Wind Direction SE 19km/h
SE
SE 23km/h
SE
SE 14km/h
SE
ESE 18km/h
ESE
ESE 10km/h
ESE
E 16km/h
E
ESE 11km/h
ESE
ENE 18km/h
ENE
NE 11km/h
NE
NNE 20km/h
NNE
SW 13km/h
SW
ESE 18km/h
ESE
S 13km/h
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Relative Humidity 80% 80% 82% 82% 81% 81% 82% 80% 82% 82% 83% 83% 83%
Dew Point 24°C 24°C 24°C 25°C 25°C 27°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 25°C 26°C 25°C

Cooktown Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:41 EST
sunrise
06:04 EST
sunset
18:57 EST
last light
19:20 EST
moon
rise
Mon 10:03 EST
set
Mon 22:32 EST
moon
Thu
Jan 25
moon
Thu
Feb 1
moon
Thu
Feb 8
moon
Fri
Feb 16

Cape Flattery Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Jan 21
23°C 31°C 53mm
Sat
Jan 20
24.5°C 31°C 6.8mm
Fri
Jan 19
22.7°C 29.6°C 53.2mm
Thu
Jan 18
23.3°C 30.2°C 23.8mm
Wed
Jan 17
25.7°C 30.2°C 6.6mm

Cape Flattery Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
271.9mm
19.2 Day(s)
Total For 2018
168.4mm
11 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
105.8mm
16 Day(s)
Wettest Day
53.2mm
Jan 19
Lowest Temperature
22.5°C
Jan 14
Highest Temperature
34.6°C
Jan 3

Cape Flattery Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
22.5°C
14th
Lowest On Record
20.7°C
11th 2012
Average This Month
24.7°C
-0.1°C
Long-term Average
24.8°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
34.6°C
3rd
Highest On Record
38.7°C
30th 2013
Average This Month
32.4°C
+0.2°C
Long-term Average
32.2°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
53.2mm
19th
Total This Month
168.4mm
11 Day(s)
Long-term Average
271.9mm
19.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
611.0mm
2010
Driest On Record
52.0mm
2004
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Weather News

North Island set for a soaking this week

13:34 EDT

Residents of New Zealand's North Island are expecting a wet start to the working week.

Lighting up southwest WA

11:31 EDT

Whilst northern parts of Western Australia have seen their fair share of thunderstorms recently, southwestern and southern parts of the state have seen far fewer.

Heating up in Sydney

16:59 EDT

Temperatures have been steadily climbing across the Sydney basin today, the second day of a prolonged period of heat for the region.