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Cooktown Forecast

Tonight 24°C
Tomorrow 32°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

24.7°C rising
Updated at 18:32 EST

Peninsula for Monday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers south of Coen, medium (60%) chance elsewhere. The chance of thunderstorms, with possible heavy falls south of Coen early this evening. Light winds.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, most likely from the late morning. The chance of thunderstorms, with possible heavy falls south of Coen from the late morning. Light winds becoming N/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the early afternoon.

Currently at Cooktown Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 24.7°C rising
Dew Point 23.8°C falling
Feels Like 24.7°C
Relative Humidity 95%
Wind icon
Calm steady
Wind Gusts 0km/h
Pressure 1009.6hPa steady
Fire Danger 1.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 4.6mm / 3.4mm

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
06:17 EST
Sunset sunset
18:49 EST

Nearby Now

Low Isles 28.7°C
Mareeba Ap 26.8°C

Next 12 hours in Mareeba

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly cloudy
24°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
23°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
22°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
21°C

Peninsula Weather Warnings

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Qld - Mon 18:25 EST
Coastal Strong Wind/Gale Warning

National Forecast

Cooktown 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Feb 20
Tue
Feb 21
Wed
Feb 22
Thu
Feb 23
Fri
Feb 24
Sat
Feb 25
Sun
Feb 26

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Showers

Showers

Showers

Showers

Showers
Maximum 31°C 32°C 31°C 32°C 32°C 31°C 31°C
Minimum 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C
Chance of Rain 60% 70% 80% 90% 80% 70% 60%
Rain Amount 5-10mm 5-10mm 5-10mm 5-10mm 5-10mm 10-20mm 5-10mm
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 4
km/h
11
km/h
6
km/h
12
km/h
8
km/h
14
km/h
12
km/h
18
km/h
15
km/h
20
km/h
16
km/h
20
km/h
18
km/h
25
km/h
Wind Direction SSW 4km/h
SSW
NE 11km/h
NE
ENE 6km/h
ENE
ENE 12km/h
ENE
ESE 8km/h
ESE
ESE 14km/h
ESE
SSE 12km/h
SSE
SE 18km/h
SE
SE 15km/h
SE
SE 20km/h
SE
SE 16km/h
SE
SE 20km/h
SE
SE 18km/h
SE
SE 25km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 86% 85% 84% 79% 84% 83% 86% 77% 88% 80% 84% 80% 80% 73%
Dew Point 26°C 27°C 26°C 28°C 26°C 27°C 27°C 27°C 27°C 28°C 25°C 27°C 25°C 25°C

Cooktown Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:55 EST
sunrise
06:17 EST
sunset
18:48 EST
last light
19:10 EST
moon
rise
Tue 01:22 EST
set
Wed 15:18 EST
moon
Mon
Feb 27
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
Mon
Mar 13
moon
Tue
Mar 21

Cooktown Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Feb 20
23.0°C 31°C 72.6mm
Sun
Feb 19
23.1°C 32.7°C 1.2mm
Sat
Feb 18
24.7°C 30.7°C 1.8mm
Fri
Feb 17
24.4°C 31.5°C 8.0mm
Thu
Feb 16
24.5°C 32.1°C 0.0mm

Cooktown Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
595.5mm
39.0 Day(s)
Total For 2017
923.2mm
41 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
239.6mm
24 Day(s)
Wettest Day
131.8mm
Feb 6
Lowest Temperature
22.3°C
Jan 20
Highest Temperature
37.3°C
Jan 2

Cooktown Ap Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
23.0°C
20th
Lowest On Record
20.7°C
21st 2005
Average This Month
24.4°C
+0.1°C
Long-term Average
24.3°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
34.8°C
14th
Highest On Record
37.9°C
2nd 2013
Average This Month
31.0°C
-0.6°C
Long-term Average
31.6°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
131.8mm
6th
Total This Month
700.8mm
18 Day(s)
Long-term Average
312.3mm
19.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
544.0mm
2011
Driest On Record
25.8mm
2005
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Weather News

Cyclone Alfred forms in Gulf of Carpentaria prompting evacuations at Borroloola

18:43 EDT

Some homes in the community of Borroloola on the Gulf of Carpentaria have been evacuated with 74 residents sheltering elsewhere, as they wait for Cyclone Alfred to make landfall about sunrise on Tuesday.

King Ash Bay fishing village flooded as Tropical Cyclone Alfred forms in Gulf of Carpentaria

14:35 EDT

Shacks in the fishing village of King Ash Bay in the Northern Territory's Gulf of Carpentaria have been flooded by the McArthur River.

Tropical Cyclone Alfred emerges over the Gulf

13:45 EDT

Early today, a tropical low that has been lingering over the Gulf of Carpentaria was upgraded to tropical cyclone.