Cooktown Ap Climate

Cooktown Ap Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
32.0 31.7 30.5 29.1 27.8 26.7 26.2 27.1 28.8 30.3 31.6 32.3 29.5
Mean Min (°C)
24.3 24.3 23.8 23.0 21.1 19.5 17.9 18.2 20.8 22.5 23.8 24.5 22.0
Mean Rain (mm)
262.8 351.3 375.6 163.3 52.1 41.0 21.8 16.5 7.7 22.8 63.3 149.9 1527.7
Median Rain (mm)
137.8 265.8 225.4 90.2 30.2 20.2 12.7 12.7 3.9 15.8 39.8 77.2 1217.6
Mean Rain Days
19.5 19.2 20.1 16.4 11.5 10.9 9.9 7.5 5.5 5.8 8.9 12.4 138.7

Cooktown Ap Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
38.6 38.2 36.1 33.6 32.0 32.9 30.4 33.0 36.3 38.0 41.4 40.6 41.4
Low Max (°C)
24.6 25.0 26.0 25.2 23.0 22.0 22.0 23.5 25.2 26.0 27.3 25.7 22.0
High Min (°C)
27.7 27.2 26.7 26.9 25.9 25.0 23.9 23.8 25.5 26.0 27.4 27.6 27.7
Low Min (°C)
20.2 20.7 18.9 15.4 9.1 7.2 7.1 8.8 10.9 14.6 17.9 18.7 7.1
High Rain (mm)
108.0 152.6 305.0 160.8 211.2 29.2 20.6 61.0 7.6 46.0 136.0 182.4 305.0

Cooktown Ap Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
33.9 33.5 31.9 30.0 29.0 28.1 27.6 28.3 30.1 31.4 33.4 33.5 30.5
Low Mn. Max (°C)
30.5 29.9 29.2 28.2 27.0 25.7 25.0 25.9 27.8 28.8 30.8 29.5 28.8
High Mn. Min (°C)
24.9 24.8 24.5 24.2 23.6 21.0 22.1 20.9 23.9 24.0 24.6 25.1 23.3
Low Mn. Min (°C)
23.7 23.6 23.1 20.3 17.0 15.4 14.7 15.4 19.0 21.3 22.8 23.7 21.1
High Rain (mm)
497.0 831.8 915.0 436.2 267.8 105.6 54.4 69.8 25.0 88.0 316.4 400.8 2273.8
Low Rain (mm)
82.6 25.8 66.4 15.6 12.0 0.6 1.2 0.4 0.0 0.0 4.0 12.4 578.8

Cooktown Ap Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

COOKTOWN AIRPORT

Mean daily minimum temp
Mean daily maximum temp
Highest/lowest on record
Highest/lowest on record
Mean monthly rainfall

Cooktown Ap Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.1
≥ 35.0°C
2.6 2.3 0.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.6 1.2 2.1 8.9
≥ 30.0°C
26.8 23.5 20.2 6.8 0.5 0.5 0.1 0.6 4.4 18.3 28.1 28.5 149.4
≤ 2.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
≤ 0.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

Cooktown Ap 'per Week' Values (14th/86th Percentiles)

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
33.2 33.9 31.7 30.2 28.8 28.3 27.5 28.2 29.8 31.4 32.7 34.0 32.0
Low Max
30.0 30.0 29.0 28.1 27.0 25.3 24.9 25.5 27.6 29.0 30.2 30.6 26.7
High Min
25.4 25.3 25.2 25.0 23.8 22.5 21.7 21.8 23.1 24.5 25.4 26.0 25.0
Low Min
23.1 23.4 22.0 20.2 16.9 16.8 12.6 14.0 17.5 20.0 21.7 23.0 18.4

Cooktown Ap Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
16 16 17 17 16 15 17 17 17 16 17 17 16.4
Earliest Entry
2001 2001 2001 2001 2001 2001 2000 2000 2000 2000 2000 2000 2000
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Maxima
16 17 17 17 16 16 17 17 17 16 17 17 16.5
Earliest Entry
2001 2001 2001 2001 2001 2000 2000 2000 2000 2000 2000 2000 2000
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Rainfall
16 16 16 17 16 15 17 17 17 16 17 16 16.3
Earliest Entry
2001 2001 2001 2001 2001 2001 2000 2000 2000 2000 2000 2000 2000
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017

Station Details

COOKTOWN AIRPORT
Nth Cst Tableland, Queensland
15.4461°S 145.1861°E 5m AMSL
Commenced 2000
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