Best Time To Visit Cooktown

Best 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:

21-Jan-2018
oF | oC
Today 21 Jan

28oC

25oC

Rain in the morning and afternoon.

Wind:5.08 m/s

Humidity:88%

Precipitation:0.9%

  • Mon 22 Jan
    30oC | 25oC

    Humid and overcast throughout the day.

  • Tue 23 Jan
    29oC | 24oC

    Rain overnight.

  • Wed 24 Jan
    29oC | 24oC

    Heavy rain until afternoon, starting again in the evening.

  • Thu 25 Jan
    30oC | 24oC

    Rain throughout the day.

  • Fri 26 Jan
    28oC | 24oC

    Rain throughout the day.

  • Sat 27 Jan
    28oC | 23oC

    Heavy rain throughout the day.

Month wise Weather in Cooktown

Average Temperature in Cooktown by month

  • 40o
  • 30o
  • 20o
  • 10o 0o
Jan

Average temperature: 29oC

Minimum temperature: 24oC

Maximum temperature: 36oC

Feb

Average temperature: 27oC

Minimum temperature: 24oC

Maximum temperature: 31oC

Mar

Average temperature: 27oC

Minimum temperature: 23oC

Maximum temperature: 32oC

Apr

Average temperature: 28oC

Minimum temperature: 23oC

Maximum temperature: 32oC

May

Average temperature: 24oC

Minimum temperature: 20oC

Maximum temperature: 28oC

Jun

Average temperature: 23oC

Minimum temperature: 21oC

Maximum temperature: 25oC

Jul

Average temperature: 24oC

Minimum temperature: 21oC

Maximum temperature: 26oC

Aug

Average temperature: 24oC

Minimum temperature: 20oC

Maximum temperature: 27oC

Sep

Average temperature: 24oC

Minimum temperature: 18oC

Maximum temperature: 27oC

Oct

Average temperature: 26oC

Minimum temperature: 22oC

Maximum temperature: 29oC

Nov

Average temperature: 26oC

Minimum temperature: 22oC

Maximum temperature: 30oC

Dec

Average temperature: 26oC

Minimum temperature: 17oC

Maximum temperature: 31oC

Highest temperature in Cooktown is recorded as 36oC in January.

Lowest temperature in Cooktown is recorded as 17oC in December.

Average Humidity in Cooktown by Month (in %)

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  • 75
  • 50
  • 25 0
Jan

Average Humidity: 79%

Minimum Humidity: 73%

Maximum Humidity: 89%

Feb

Average Humidity: 93%

Minimum Humidity: 93%

Maximum Humidity: 94%

Mar

Average Humidity: 85%

Minimum Humidity: 78%

Maximum Humidity: 90%

Apr

Average Humidity: 76%

Minimum Humidity: 72%

Maximum Humidity: 80%

May

Average Humidity: 76%

Minimum Humidity: 73%

Maximum Humidity: 79%

Jun

Average Humidity: 77%

Minimum Humidity: 75%

Maximum Humidity: 78%

Jul

Average Humidity: 86%

Minimum Humidity: 81%

Maximum Humidity: 89%

Aug

Average Humidity: 68%

Minimum Humidity: 67%

Maximum Humidity: 71%

Sep

Average Humidity: 78%

Minimum Humidity: 66%

Maximum Humidity: 84%

Oct

Average Humidity: 74%

Minimum Humidity: 71%

Maximum Humidity: 79%

Nov

Average Humidity: 76%

Minimum Humidity: 74%

Maximum Humidity: 78%

Dec

Average Humidity: 73%

Minimum Humidity: 71%

Maximum Humidity: 74%

Most humid month in Cooktown is February.

Least humid month in Cooktown is August.

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