Ayton - QLD

  Population - Town

Position

DEG: -15.92105194 145.35162548
DMS: 15º 55' 15.79" S 145º 21' 5.84" E
UTM: 55 L 8239101mN 323548mE
Altitude: 19.2m

Description

Place Type

Population - Population - Town

Location

36.61kms North of Daintree - Driving 89.1 km (2 hours 28 mins)

Address & Contact

2 West Street
Bloomfield QLD 4895
Phone: +617 4082 0500
Email: mail@cook.qld.gov.au
Web: http://www.cook.qld.gov.au

Information

The small township of Ayton, on the Bloomfield Track north of the Bloomfield River, was the site of Queensland’s first sugar mill, and once had an active timber and tin-mining industry.

Today it's known for its stunning scenery and great estuary fishing. Weary Bay is close by, and you can stroll along the beach named by a very tired James Cook, or hire a boat to explore the Bloomfield River and even the secluded Cedar Bay National Park.
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TemperatureFeels LikeRel. HumidityDew PointPressureRainfallWind DirectionWind SpeedGusts

Closest Climatic Station

Cooktown Airport
Distance from Ayton 55.67km N
 JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Mean Max. °C31.831.630.429.127.726.726.127.028.830.431.532.2
Mean Min. °C24.324.323.822.920.719.417.718.220.922.623.824.5
Mean Rain mm280.3295.7390.8156.736.628.521.817.67.224.671.0154.0

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