Best Time To Visit 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.

23-Jan-2019
Today 23 Jan

88

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Light rain starting in the evening.

Wind:4.82 m/s

Humidity:78%

Precipitation:0.25%

  • Thu 24 Jan
    86 | 77

    Rain starting in the afternoon.

  • Fri 25 Jan
    82 | 75

    Heavy rain throughout the day and breezy starting in the evening.

  • Sat 26 Jan
    80 | 76

    Heavy rain until evening, starting again overnight, and breezy starting in the afternoon.

  • Sun 27 Jan
    88 | 75

    Rain and breezy in the morning.

  • Mon 28 Jan
    87 | 78

    Humid and mostly cloudy throughout the day.

  • Tue 29 Jan
    87 | 78

    Rain in the morning.

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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.

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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.