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Cooktown Forecast

This morning 23°C
Today 28°C
possible_shower

Now

22.8°C falling
Updated at 05:10 EST

Peninsula for Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the late morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm during this afternoon and evening. Winds E 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 30.

Currently at Cooktown Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 22.8°C falling
Dew Point 20.6°C falling
Feels Like 22.8°C
Relative Humidity 87%
Wind icon
SSW 7km/h steady
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure 1013.5hPa steady
Fire Danger 1.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:37 EST
Sunset sunset
17:55 EST

Nearby Now

Low Isles 24.8°C
Mareeba Ap 17.8°C

Next 12 hours in Mareeba

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly clear
18°C

9am

Mostly clear
23°C

12pm

Mostly clear
28°C

3pm

Mostly clear
29°C

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Cooktown 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
May 26
Fri
May 27
Sat
May 28
Sun
May 29
Mon
May 30
Tue
May 31
Wed
Jun 1

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 28°C 29°C 29°C 29°C 28°C 28°C 28°C
Minimum 23°C 22°C 22°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 23°C
Chance of Rain 20% 50% 30% 30% 40% 40% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index Very High 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 17
km/h
17
km/h
9
km/h
11
km/h
5
km/h
12
km/h
17
km/h
20
km/h
21
km/h
23
km/h
24
km/h
25
km/h
25
km/h
24
km/h
Wind Direction SE 17km/h
SE
SE 17km/h
SE
SE 9km/h
SE
E 11km/h
E
ESE 5km/h
ESE
ESE 12km/h
ESE
ESE 17km/h
ESE
SE 20km/h
SE
SE 21km/h
SE
SE 23km/h
SE
SE 24km/h
SE
SE 25km/h
SE
SE 25km/h
SE
SE 24km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 78% 69% 80% 66% 78% 63% 77% 66% 75% 70% 74% 67% 73% 69%
Dew Point 22°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 21°C 23°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 21°C 21°C 22°C 22°C

Cooktown Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:14 EST
sunrise
06:37 EST
sunset
17:55 EST
last light
18:18 EST
moon
set
Thu 09:56 EST
rise
Thu 21:42 EST
moon
Sun
May 29
moon
Sun
Jun 5
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Jun 12
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Mon
Jun 20

Cooktown Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
May 25
24.0°C 28°C 0.8mm
Tue
May 24
22.6°C 27.7°C 10.2mm
Mon
May 23
23.7°C 27.0°C 6.2mm
Sun
May 22
22.7°C 26.5°C 211.2mm
Sat
May 21
24.5°C 28.1°C 4.2mm

Cooktown Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
1197.8mm
87.2 Day(s)
Total For 2016
1018.6mm
82 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
1119.0mm
63 Day(s)
Wettest Day
211.2mm
May 22
Lowest Temperature
20.7°C
May 4
Highest Temperature
38.5°C
Jan 7

Cooktown Ap Almanac

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May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
20.7°C
4th
Lowest On Record
9.1°C
22nd 2009
Average This Month
23.9°C
+3.0°C
Long-term Average
20.9°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
30.3°C
10th
Highest On Record
32.0°C
23rd 2013
Average This Month
28.8°C
+1.1°C
Long-term Average
27.7°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
211.2mm
22nd
Total This Month
267.0mm
14 Day(s)
Long-term Average
40.4mm
11.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
97.4mm
2013
Driest On Record
12.0mm
2001
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