Cooktown Forecast

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Forecast issued at 5:00 am EST on Friday 24 February 2017.

Forecast for the rest of Friday

Summary
Max 31
Showers. Possible storm.
Chance of any rain: 90%

North Tropical Coast and Tablelands area

Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds east to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening then becoming east to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 27 to 32.

Fire Danger - Low-Moderate

Sun protection recommended from 8:40 am to 4:40 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 17 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Showers. Possible storm. Cairns 32
Showers. Possible storm. Atherton 28
Showers. Possible storm. Cooktown 31
Showers. Possible storm. Innisfail 31
Shower or two. Possible storm. Mareeba 31

Saturday 25 February

Summary
Min 24
Max 31
Showers.
Possible rainfall: 10 to 25 mm
Chance of any rain: 95%

North Tropical Coast and Tablelands area

Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds east to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 19 and 24 with daytime temperatures reaching 27 to 32.

Sun protection recommended from 8:40 am to 4:40 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 17 [Extreme]

Sunday 26 February

Summary
Min 24
Max 30
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 4 mm
Chance of any rain: 60%

North Tropical Coast and Tablelands area

Mostly sunny. Medium (40%) chance of showers near the coast, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming easterly 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 18 and 23 with daytime temperatures reaching 27 to 32.

Sun protection recommended from 8:40 am to 4:40 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 17 [Extreme]

Monday 27 February

Summary
Min 24
Max 31
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 1 to 5 mm
Chance of any rain: 70%

North Tropical Coast and Tablelands area

Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers near the coast, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming east to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 17 and 23 with daytime temperatures reaching 26 to 31.

Sun protection recommended from 8:40 am to 4:40 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 16 [Extreme]

Tuesday 28 February

Summary
Min 24
Max 31
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 1 to 5 mm
Chance of any rain: 70%

Wednesday 1 March

Summary
Min 24
Max 31
Showers.
Possible rainfall: 2 to 8 mm
Chance of any rain: 80%

Thursday 2 March

Summary
Min 24
Max 30
Showers.
Possible rainfall: 3 to 15 mm
Chance of any rain: 90%

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:15 pm EST Friday.

Product derived from IDQ11295 and IDQ10140