Cooktown Forecast

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Forecast issued at 5:00 am EST on Saturday 25 March 2017.

Forecast for the rest of Saturday

Summary
Max 32
Shower or two.
Chance of any rain: 70%

North Tropical Coast and Tablelands area

Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely during this afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds southeast to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures around 30.

Fire Danger - Low-Moderate

Sun protection recommended from 8:50 am to 4:20 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 14 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Shower or two. Cairns 33
Shower or two developing. Atherton 30
Shower or two. Cooktown 32
Showers increasing. Innisfail 32
Shower or two developing. Mareeba 32

Sunday 26 March

Summary
Min 24
Max 33
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 2 mm
Chance of any rain: 70%

North Tropical Coast and Tablelands area

Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds south to southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h increasing to 25 to 35 km/h in the late evening. Damaging wind gusts exceeding 90 km/h possible depending on movement and development of Tropical Low. Overnight temperatures falling to between 19 and 24 with daytime temperatures reaching 28 to 33.

Sun protection recommended from 8:50 am to 4:20 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 15 [Extreme]

Monday 27 March

Summary
Min 25
Max 34
Possibly windy. Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 3 mm
Chance of any rain: 60%

North Tropical Coast and Tablelands area

Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Heavy falls possible. Very destructive wind gusts exceeding 170 km/h possible depending on movement and development of Tropical Low. Overnight temperatures falling to between 19 and 24 with daytime temperatures reaching 27 to 33.

Sun protection recommended from 8:50 am to 4:20 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 15 [Extreme]

Tuesday 28 March

Summary
Min 25
Max 33
Possibly windy. Storm.
Possible rainfall: 1 to 6 mm
Chance of any rain: 60%

North Tropical Coast and Tablelands area

Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Very destructive wind gusts exceeding 170 km/h possible depending on movement and development of Tropical Low. Overnight temperatures falling to between 19 and 24 with daytime temperatures reaching 27 to 33.

Sun protection recommended from 8:40 am to 4:20 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 15 [Extreme]

Wednesday 29 March

Summary
Min 25
Max 33
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 1 to 6 mm
Chance of any rain: 60%

Thursday 30 March

Summary
Min 25
Max 32
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 1 to 10 mm
Chance of any rain: 60%

Friday 31 March

Summary
Min 25
Max 31
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 1 to 10 mm
Chance of any rain: 60%

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

Product derived from IDQ11295 and IDQ10140