Cooktown Daily Summaries

August 2020
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Date Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am  
°C °C °C °C mm
Sat 01/08/2020 16.8 -1.4 26.0 -1.1 1.6  
Sun 02/08/2020 19.1 +0.9 27.8 +0.7 0.2  
Mon 03/08/2020 17.3 -0.9 27.6 +0.5 0.8  
Tue 04/08/2020 14.4 -3.8 27.9 +0.8 0.0  
Wed 05/08/2020 16.5 -1.7 28.1 +1.0 0.0  
Thu 06/08/2020 21.7 +3.5 27.1 +0.0 0.0  
Fri 07/08/2020 20.8 +2.6 29.6 +2.5 0.0  
Sat 08/08/2020 23.0 +4.8 31.1 +4.0 0.0  
Sun 09/08/2020 23.3 +5.1 30.4 +3.3 0.0  
Mon 10/08/2020 21.4 +3.2 26.7 -0.4 0.0  
Tue 11/08/2020 18.7 +0.5 28.3 +1.2 0.0  
Wed 12/08/2020 17.3 -0.9 29.0 +1.9 0.0  
Thu 13/08/2020 18.6 +0.4 28.9 +1.8 0.0  
Fri 14/08/2020 20.8 +2.6 28.7 +1.6 0.0  
Sat 15/08/2020 17.3 -0.9 28.9 +1.8 0.0  
Sun 16/08/2020 15.6 -2.6 29.8 +2.7 0.0  
Mon 17/08/2020 13.6 -4.6 28.3 +1.2 0.0  
Tue 18/08/2020 13.0 -5.2 28.2 +1.1 0.0  
Wed 19/08/2020 11.6 -6.6 28.2 +1.1 0.0  
Thu 20/08/2020 12.8 -5.4 16 34.6 +7.5 0.0  
Fri 21/08/2020 15.2 -3.0 29.2 +2.1 0.2  
Sat 22/08/2020 17.1 -1.1 29.2 +2.1 0.0  
Sun 23/08/2020 14.2 -4.0 28.7 +1.6 0.0  
Mon 24/08/2020 12.9 -5.3 28.1 +1.0 0.0  
Tue 25/08/2020 22.5 +4.3 28.2 +1.1 0.0  
Wed 26/08/2020 22.4 +4.2 28.3 +1.2 0.0  
Thu 27/08/2020 22.6 +4.4 28.5 +1.4 0.0  
Fri 28/08/2020 21.2 +3.0 27.8 +0.7 0.4  
Sat 29/08/2020 21.0 +2.8 25.3 -1.8 1.6  
Sun 30/08/2020 21.5 +3.3 26.3 -0.8 3.2  
Mon 31/08/2020 21.8 +3.6 28.3 +1.2 0.6  
 
August 2020 Average 18.3 +0.1 16 28.5 +1.4    
Aug 2000-2016 Average 18.2   27.1      
Aug 2000-2016 Highest 23.8 21st 2010 33.0 24th 2000    
Aug 2000-2016 Lowest 8.8 7th 2006 23.5 16th 2016    
 
August 2020 Total         8.6 8 day(s)
Aug 2000-2016 Average Total         16.5 7.5 day(s)
Aug 2000-2016 Wettest Total         69.8 2010
Aug 2000-2016 Wettest 24hr Total         61.0 31st 2010
Aug 2000-2016 Driest Total         0.4 2004
 
Jan-Aug 2020 Total         1169.4 116 day(s)
Jan-Aug 2000-2017 Average Total         1284.4 115.0 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

Storms are predicted for Saturday's AFL grand final at the Gabba. Could the game be postponed?

14:57 EDT

The early weather forecast is in ahead of the AFL grand final in Brisbane and, to the surprise of nobody who's lived in Brisbane as spring slowly turns into summer, there's a chance of a storm.

Spring storms on the way

14:08 EDT

Rain and severe thunderstorms will spread across a large swathe of northern, eastern and southeastern Australia during the second half of this week, likely continuing into next week as well.