Cooktown Weather


Cooktown Forecast

This morning 23°C
Today 30°C
mostly_sunny

Now

21.5°C rising
Updated at 02:30 EST

North Coast & Tableland for Friday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers near the coast, slight chance elsewhere. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 15 and 20 with daytime temperatures reaching 25 to 31.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers near the coast, slight chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the N. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 17 and 22 with daytime temperatures reaching 26 to 31.

Currently at Cooktown

24-hour graph
Temperature 21.5°C rising
Dew Point 19.6°C rising
Feels Like 23.6°C
Relative Humidity 89%
Wind icon
WNW 7km/h falling
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure 1011.9hPa steady
Fire Danger 1.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:27 EST
Sunset sunset
18:11 EST

Nearby Now

Low Isles 25.9°C
Cairns Ap 21.0°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Port Douglas

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
22°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
22°C

9am

Mostly clear
25°C

12pm

Slight chance shower
28°C

North Coast & Tableland Weather Warnings

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There are no warnings current.

Weatherpulse

Cooktown 7-day Weather Forecast

Cooktown Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:05 EST
sunrise
06:27 EST
sunset
18:11 EST
last light
18:33 EST
moon
rise
Fri 09:33 EST
set
Fri 21:03 EST
moon
Tue
Apr 20
moon
Tue
Apr 27
moon
Tue
May 4
moon
Wed
May 12

Cooktown Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Apr 15
23.3°C 29.0°C 4.2mm
Wed
Apr 14
23.5°C 28.9°C 2.2mm
Tue
Apr 13
21.8°C 29.8°C 1.6mm
Mon
Apr 12
22.1°C 32.4°C 0.0mm
Sun
Apr 11
23.5°C 32.8°C 0.0mm

Cooktown Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
1149.0mm
76.4 Day(s)
Total For 2021
764.8mm
77 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2020
1075.0mm
67 Day(s)
Wettest Day
65.6mm
Feb 21
Lowest Temperature
21.8°C
Apr 13
Highest Temperature
35.5°C
Jan 7

Cooktown Almanac

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April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
21.8°C
13th
Lowest On Record
14.5°C
28th 2018
Average This Month
23.3°C
+0.2°C
Long-term Average
23.1°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
32.8°C
11th
Highest On Record
33.6°C
13th 2014
Average This Month
30.0°C
+0.8°C
Long-term Average
29.2°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
12.6mm
1st
Total This Month
59.0mm
9 Day(s)
Long-term Average
145.6mm
16.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
436.2mm
2010
Driest On Record
14.6mm
2018
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