Cooktown Weather


Cooktown Forecast

Tonight 20°C
Tomorrow 26°C
mostly_sunny

Now

21.9°C rising
Updated at 20:40 EST

Nth Cst Tableland for Tuesday Mostly sunny. Slight chance of a shower along the coastal fringe, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 21 to 27.
Wednesday Mostly sunny. Slight chance of a shower near the coast, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 10 and 17 with daytime temperatures reaching 20 to 26.

Currently at Cooktown Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 21.9°C rising
Dew Point 19.6°C rising
Feels Like 23.3°C
Relative Humidity 87%
Wind icon
SE 11km/h rising
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure 1016.6hPa rising
Fire Danger 1.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:44 EST
Sunset sunset
17:57 EST

Nearby Now

Low Isles 23.0°C
Cairns Ap 21.2°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Cairns

48-hour forecast

12am

Mostly clear
20°C

3am

Mostly clear
19°C

6am

Mostly clear
18°C

9am

Mostly clear
22°C

Nth Cst Tableland Weather Warnings

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Cooktown 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Jun 18
Wed
Jun 19
Thu
Jun 20
Fri
Jun 21
Sat
Jun 22
Sun
Jun 23
Mon
Jun 24

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 26°C 26°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C
Minimum 18°C 20°C 19°C 17°C 18°C 17°C 17°C
Chance of Rain 20% 20% 5% 5% 5% 5% 50%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index High High Very High Very High 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 12
km/h
16
km/h
16
km/h
18
km/h
16
km/h
17
km/h
14
km/h
18
km/h
18
km/h
18
km/h
16
km/h
16
km/h
15
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 12km/h
SSE
SSE 16km/h
SSE
SE 16km/h
SE
SSE 18km/h
SSE
SSE 16km/h
SSE
SSE 17km/h
SSE
SSE 14km/h
SSE
SSE 18km/h
SSE
SSE 18km/h
SSE
SSE 18km/h
SSE
SSE 16km/h
SSE
SSE 16km/h
SSE
SSE 15km/h
SSE
SE 18km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 79% 68% 74% 65% 68% 60% 69% 62% 77% 67% 77% 65% 75% 63%
Dew Point 18°C 19°C 19°C 19°C 16°C 16°C 15°C 17°C 18°C 18°C 17°C 18°C 17°C 17°C

Cooktown Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:21 EST
sunrise
06:44 EST
sunset
17:57 EST
last light
18:20 EST
moon
set
Wed 08:05 EST
rise
Wed 19:38 EST
moon
Tue
Jun 25
moon
Wed
Jul 3
moon
Tue
Jul 9
moon
Wed
Jul 17

Cooktown Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Jun 18
18.3°C 27°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jun 17
18.2°C 27.1°C 0.4mm
Sun
Jun 16
19.0°C 26.8°C 0.8mm
Sat
Jun 15
19.7°C 27°C 0.2mm
Fri
Jun 14
20.1°C 27.4°C 0.2mm

Cooktown Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jun
1246.1mm
97.6 Day(s)
Total For 2019
1742.6mm
110 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2018
1295.4mm
94 Day(s)
Wettest Day
136.0mm
Jan 26
Lowest Temperature
16.8°C
May 8
Highest Temperature
38.2°C
Feb 21

Cooktown Ap Almanac

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June Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
18.2°C
17th
Lowest On Record
7.2°C
19th 2011
Average This Month
20.7°C
+1.2°C
Long-term Average
19.5°C
June Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
27.4°C
14th
Highest On Record
32.9°C
27th 2009
Average This Month
25.9°C
-0.8°C
Long-term Average
26.7°C
June Rainfall
Wettest This Month
12.0mm
8th
Total This Month
34.0mm
10 Day(s)
Long-term Average
41.0mm
10.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
105.6mm
2015
Driest On Record
0.6mm
2012
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