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Hamilton Island Forecast

Tonight 25°C
Tomorrow 30°C
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Now

27.3°C falling
Updated at 18:20 EST

Central Coast for Tuesday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower or thunderstorm in the south, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming NE 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 30s.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers, most likely from the late morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming NE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

Currently at Hamilton Island Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 27.3°C falling
Dew Point 24.2°C rising
Feels Like 28.2°C
Relative Humidity 83%
Wind icon
ESE 25km/h rising
Wind Gusts 28km/h
Pressure 1011.7hPa steady
Fire Danger 3.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Nearby Now

Proserpine Ap 27.0°C
Mackay 27.4°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Bowen

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly clear
28°C

12am

Chance shower or storm
27°C

3am

Slight chance storm
26°C

6am

Chance shower
26°C

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Hamilton Island 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Mar 26
Wed
Mar 27
Thu
Mar 28
Fri
Mar 29
Sat
Mar 30
Sun
Mar 31
Mon
Apr 1

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Maximum 30°C 30°C 29°C 29°C 30°C 29°C 29°C
Minimum 25°C 25°C 25°C 24°C 25°C 25°C 24°C
Chance of Rain 70% 80% 60% 60% 60% 90% 90%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 5-10mm 10-20mm 5-10mm 10-20mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 19
km/h
21
km/h
24
km/h
24
km/h
22
km/h
25
km/h
20
km/h
24
km/h
20
km/h
25
km/h
17
km/h
22
km/h
23
km/h
24
km/h
Wind Direction E 19km/h
E
E 21km/h
E
E 24km/h
E
E 24km/h
E
E 22km/h
E
E 25km/h
E
E 20km/h
E
ENE 24km/h
ENE
NNE 20km/h
NNE
NNE 25km/h
NNE
SE 17km/h
SE
ESE 22km/h
ESE
SE 23km/h
SE
ESE 24km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 77% 76% 82% 80% 81% 80% 80% 79% 80% 77% 82% 78% 81% 79%
Dew Point 24°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 24°C 25°C 24°C 25°C 24°C 25°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C

Hamilton Island Sun & Moon Times

Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
-
sunrise
-
sunset
-
last light
-
moon
rise
Tue 22:23 EST
set
Wed 11:52 EST
moon
Thu
Mar 28
moon
Fri
Apr 5
moon
Sat
Apr 13
moon
Fri
Apr 19

Hamilton Island Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Mar 26
25.9°C 30°C 0.0mm
Mon
Mar 25
26.4°C 30.5°C 0.0mm
Sun
Mar 24
25.9°C 29.8°C 0.2mm
Sat
Mar 23
25.2°C 29.7°C 0.2mm
Fri
Mar 22
24.4°C 29.4°C 1.2mm

Hamilton Island Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
851.6mm
53.0 Day(s)
Total For 2019
917.4mm
51 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2018
559.0mm
51 Day(s)
Wettest Day
186.2mm
Jan 29
Lowest Temperature
22.5°C
Feb 28
Highest Temperature
35.6°C
Feb 13

Hamilton Island Ap Almanac

full climatology
March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
23.0°C
3rd
Lowest On Record
19.1°C
30th 2004
Average This Month
24.8°C
+0.6°C
Long-term Average
24.2°C
March Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
31.0°C
13th
Highest On Record
33.6°C
27th 2017
Average This Month
29.6°C
+1.0°C
Long-term Average
28.6°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
19.2mm
8th
Total This Month
56.0mm
14 Day(s)
Long-term Average
281.2mm
18.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
842.6mm
2011
Driest On Record
15.8mm
2015
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