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Cooktown Forecast

Tonight 24°C
Tomorrow 33°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

28.3°C steady
Updated at 18:10 EST

Peninsula for Saturday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds.
Sunday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming W 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon.

Currently at Cooktown Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 28.3°C steady
Dew Point 25.0°C falling
Feels Like 33.2°C
Relative Humidity 82%
Wind icon
ESE 9km/h rising
Wind Gusts 15km/h
Pressure 1007.9hPa rising
Fire Danger 2.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.6mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:24 EST
Sunset sunset
18:27 EST

Nearby Now

Low Isles 29.4°C
Mareeba Ap 26.9°C

Next 12 hours in Mareeba

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly clear
25°C

12am

Mostly clear
24°C

3am

Mostly clear
23°C

6am

Mostly clear
22°C

Peninsula Weather Warnings

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Qld - Sat 11:49 EST
Flood Watch for coastal catchments between Cairns and Gladstone extending inland to the eastern Gulf River catchments

National Forecast

Cooktown 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Mar 25
Sun
Mar 26
Mon
Mar 27
Tue
Mar 28
Wed
Mar 29
Thu
Mar 30
Fri
Mar 31

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 32°C 33°C 35°C 35°C 34°C 33°C 33°C
Minimum 24°C 24°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C
Chance of Rain 60% 60% 60% 80% 90% 70% 70%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
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 3
km/h
13
km/h
8
km/h
13
km/h
15
km/h
20
km/h
15
km/h
21
km/h
10
km/h
17
km/h
7
km/h
16
km/h
5
km/h
12
km/h
Wind Direction SW 3km/h
SW
SE 13km/h
SE
WSW 8km/h
WSW
WNW 13km/h
WNW
W 15km/h
W
W 20km/h
W
WNW 15km/h
WNW
NW 21km/h
NW
NW 10km/h
NW
NNW 17km/h
NNW
NW 7km/h
NW
NNW 16km/h
NNW
W 5km/h
W
NE 12km/h
NE
Relative Humidity 84% 77% 85% 64% 85% 61% 84% 64% 83% 70% 84% 76% 86% 74%
Dew Point 26°C 27°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 27°C 26°C 28°C 26°C 27°C 27°C 28°C 26°C 27°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
06:02 EST
sunrise
06:24 EST
sunset
18:26 EST
last light
18:48 EST
moon
rise
Sun 04:22 EST
set
Sun 17:06 EST
moon
Tue
Mar 28
moon
Tue
Apr 4
moon
Tue
Apr 11
moon
Wed
Apr 19

Cooktown Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Mar 25
24.6°C 32°C 5.0mm
Fri
Mar 24
24.5°C 30.5°C 3.2mm
Thu
Mar 23
24.3°C 33.1°C 5.4mm
Wed
Mar 22
23.8°C 32.7°C 1.8mm
Tue
Mar 21
24.0°C 31.8°C 3.0mm

Cooktown Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
980.9mm
59.1 Day(s)
Total For 2017
1325.4mm
70 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
650.2mm
50 Day(s)
Wettest Day
131.8mm
Feb 6
Lowest Temperature
21.2°C
Mar 12
Highest Temperature
37.3°C
Jan 2

Cooktown Ap Almanac

full climatology
March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
21.2°C
12th
Lowest On Record
19.1°C
17th 2014
Average This Month
24.1°C
+0.3°C
Long-term Average
23.8°C
March Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
33.1°C
23rd
Highest On Record
36.1°C
13th 2007
Average This Month
31.3°C
+0.9°C
Long-term Average
30.4°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
85.8mm
3rd
Total This Month
271.2mm
21 Day(s)
Long-term Average
385.4mm
20.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
915.0mm
2006
Driest On Record
66.4mm
2014
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