Best Time To Visit Cooktown - Time To Go To Cooktown

The climate in Cooktown is characterized as a tropical savanna kind with seasonal rainfall. The average annual temperature is 25 – 26 degree Celsius with very slight variations throughout the year.

  • Rainy Season: Lasting from December to April, the rainy season experiences the majority of rainfall. The temperatures are around 27 degree Celsius, and this makes the weather hot and humid.
  • Dry Season: Rainfall is very scarce from May to November. The temperature is a few degrees cooler at 22 -24 degree Celsius. Slight rainfalls are to be expected during this period in between.

The best time to visit Cooktown is during the Dry season months of May to November. The weather is relatively cooler and lack of constant rainfall makes it very easy to go for outdoor sightseeing and exploring the destination in general.

Climate in Cooktown

Know weather for your travel dates:

24-Oct-2018
Today 24 Oct

86

74

Partly cloudy in the morning.

Wind:5.15 m/s

Humidity:71%

Precipitation:0%

  • Thu 25 Oct
    86 | 73

    Mostly cloudy throughout the day.

  • Fri 26 Oct
    86 | 74

    Overcast throughout the day.

  • Sat 27 Oct
    84 | 73

    Mostly cloudy throughout the day.

  • Sun 28 Oct
    86 | 76

    Mostly cloudy throughout the day.

  • Mon 29 Oct
    86 | 77

    Overcast throughout the day.

  • Tue 30 Oct
    86 | 76

    Mostly cloudy throughout the day.

Month wise Weather in Cooktown

Average Temperature in Cooktown by month

  • 80℉
  • 60℉
  • 40℉
  • 20℉ 0℉
Jan

Average temperature: 83℉

Minimum temperature: 72℉

Maximum temperature: 97℉

Feb

Average temperature: 82℉

Minimum temperature: 72℉

Maximum temperature: 95℉

Mar

Average temperature: 82℉

Minimum temperature: 72℉

Maximum temperature: 95℉

Apr

Average temperature: 78℉

Minimum temperature: 63℉

Maximum temperature: 90℉

May

Average temperature: 75℉

Minimum temperature: 63℉

Maximum temperature: 84℉

Jun

Average temperature: 72℉

Minimum temperature: 55℉

Maximum temperature: 81℉

Jul

Average temperature: 74℉

Minimum temperature: 63℉

Maximum temperature: 82℉

Aug

Average temperature: 74℉

Minimum temperature: 59℉

Maximum temperature: 82℉

Sep

Average temperature: 75℉

Minimum temperature: 61℉

Maximum temperature: 86℉

Oct

Average temperature: 78℉

Minimum temperature: 63℉

Maximum temperature: 88℉

Nov

Average temperature: 79℉

Minimum temperature: 70℉

Maximum temperature: 90℉

Dec

Average temperature: 82℉

Minimum temperature: 63℉

Maximum temperature: 97℉

Highest temperature in Cooktown is recorded as 96.8℉ in January and December.

Lowest temperature in Cooktown is recorded as 55.4℉ in June.

Average Humidity in Cooktown by Month (in %)

  • 100
  • 75
  • 50
  • 25 0
Jan

Average Humidity: 82%

Minimum Humidity: 71%

Maximum Humidity: 93%

Feb

Average Humidity: 86%

Minimum Humidity: 69%

Maximum Humidity: 95%

Mar

Average Humidity: 84%

Minimum Humidity: 70%

Maximum Humidity: 91%

Apr

Average Humidity: 77%

Minimum Humidity: 66%

Maximum Humidity: 87%

May

Average Humidity: 76%

Minimum Humidity: 68%

Maximum Humidity: 86%

Jun

Average Humidity: 73%

Minimum Humidity: 59%

Maximum Humidity: 81%

Jul

Average Humidity: 74%

Minimum Humidity: 62%

Maximum Humidity: 89%

Aug

Average Humidity: 68%

Minimum Humidity: 55%

Maximum Humidity: 81%

Sep

Average Humidity: 71%

Minimum Humidity: 56%

Maximum Humidity: 87%

Oct

Average Humidity: 78%

Minimum Humidity: 65%

Maximum Humidity: 90%

Nov

Average Humidity: 74%

Minimum Humidity: 64%

Maximum Humidity: 85%

Dec

Average Humidity: 70%

Minimum Humidity: 61%

Maximum Humidity: 91%

Most humid month in Cooktown is February.

Least humid month in Cooktown is August.