Cooktown Ap Daily Summaries

May 2019
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Date Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am  
°C °C °C °C mm
Wed 01/05/2019 24.5 +3.4 28.9 +1.1 0.2  
Thu 02/05/2019 23.6 +2.5 29.2 +1.4 3.0  
Fri 03/05/2019 24.7 +3.6 27.7 -0.1 0.6  
Sat 04/05/2019 22.9 +1.8 28.5 +0.7 7.2  
Sun 05/05/2019 23.5 +2.4 28.3 +0.5 1.6  
Mon 06/05/2019 23.2 +2.1 27.7 -0.1 0.0  
Tue 07/05/2019 21.1 +0.0 27.8 +0.0 0.0  
Wed 08/05/2019 16.8 -4.3 27.4 -0.4 0.0  
Thu 09/05/2019 17.1 -4.0 29.0 +1.2 0.0  
Fri 10/05/2019 17.9 -3.2 29.4 +1.6 0.0  
Sat 11/05/2019 23.7 +2.6 28.7 +0.9 0.4  
Sun 12/05/2019 23.2 +2.1 25.9 -1.9 0.0  
Mon 13/05/2019 22.3 +1.2 28.2 +0.4 0.0  
Tue 14/05/2019 21.8 +0.7 28.7 +0.9 0.0  
Wed 15/05/2019 24.2 +3.1 27.2 -0.6 46.0  
Thu 16/05/2019 24.2 +3.1 28.1 +0.3 38.8  
Fri 17/05/2019 23.7 +2.6 27.2 -0.6 11.4  
Sat 18/05/2019 23.2 +2.1 27.5 -0.3 5.2  
Sun 19/05/2019 23.2 +2.1 26.9 -0.9 8.4  
Mon 20/05/2019 22.3 +1.2 27.9 +0.1 8.8  
Tue 21/05/2019 22.5 +1.4 27.7 -0.1 1.6  
Wed 22/05/2019 22.0 +0.9 27.8 +0.0 0.4  
Thu 23/05/2019 22.6 +1.5 26.4 -1.4 1.0  
Fri 24/05/2019 22.6 +1.5 26.7 -1.1 2.8  
Sat 25/05/2019 21.0 -0.1 27.6 -0.2 0.4  
Sun 26/05/2019 18.9 -2.2 27.5 -0.3 0.0  
Mon 27/05/2019 18.6 -2.5 27.5 -0.3 0.0  
Tue 28/05/2019 20.6 -0.5 27.7 -0.1 0.0  
Wed 29/05/2019 22.1 +1.0 27.9 +0.1 0.0  
Thu 30/05/2019 22.7 +1.6 27.4 -0.4 -  
Fri 31/05/2019 24.0 +2.9 26.0 -1.8 0.0  
 
May 2019 Average 22.1 +1.0 27.8 +0.0    
May 2001-2017 Average 21.1   27.8      
May 2001-2017 Highest 25.9 1st 2016 32.0 23rd 2013    
May 2001-2017 Lowest 9.1 22nd 2009 23.0 14th 2002    
 
May 2019 Total         137.8 17 day(s)
May 2001-2017 Average Total         52.1 11.5 day(s)
May 2001-2017 Wettest Total         267.8 2016
May 2001-2017 Wettest 24hr Total         211.2 22nd 2016
May 2001-2017 Driest Total         12.0 2001
 
Jan-May 2019 Total         1708.6 100 day(s)
Jan-May 2001-2017 Average Total         1205.1 86.7 day(s)
 
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A yellow cell indicates a probable monthly record for this site (sites with ≥ 10 years of records only). The number of years of records available for the relevant field for this month is indicated in black. See the station's climate page for full details.

Station Details

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

The week ahead for NSW

15:11 EST

A cold front is passing over southern parts of New South Wales, with cold air in its wake and unusually warm air ahead of the system over central and northern areas.

Dry winds elevate the risk of fire in the Top End

13:07 EST

With strong winds and temperatures on the rise, there has been severe fire danger declared for the Darwin and Adelaide River and Northern Fire Protection Area fire forecast areas.

Country towns close to reaching 'day zero', as water supplies dry up in the drought

12:19 EST

Across New South Wales and Queensland's southern downs, country towns are approaching their own 'day zero', as water supplies dry up in the drought.