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Hamilton Island Forecast

Today 30°C
Tonight 25°C
mostly_sunny

Now

26.9°C falling
Updated at 17:50 EST

Central Coast for Friday Partly cloudy. Winds E 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 31 to 36.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming E 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 16 and 21 with daytime temperatures reaching 31 to 36.

Currently at Hamilton Island Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 26.9°C falling
Dew Point 17.4°C falling
Feels Like 27.7°C
Relative Humidity 56%
Wind icon
ESE 29km/h falling
Wind Gusts 31km/h
Pressure 1012.0hPa steady
Fire Danger 9.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Nearby Now

Proserpine Ap 27.0°C
Mackay 27.3°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Bowen

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly cloudy
27°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
25°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
23°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
23°C

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National Forecast

Hamilton Island 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Jan 19
Sat
Jan 20
Sun
Jan 21
Mon
Jan 22
Tue
Jan 23
Wed
Jan 24
Thu
Jan 25

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly cloudy

Mostly cloudy

Late shower

Showers increasing

Possible shower
Maximum 30°C 30°C 31°C 30°C 31°C 31°C 30°C
Minimum 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C
Chance of Rain 5% 20% 30% 40% 50% 60% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 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 35
km/h
37
km/h
26
km/h
30
km/h
26
km/h
30
km/h
26
km/h
28
km/h
22
km/h
26
km/h
20
km/h
26
km/h
21
km/h
27
km/h
Wind Direction SE 35km/h
SE
SE 37km/h
SE
ESE 26km/h
ESE
ESE 30km/h
ESE
ESE 26km/h
ESE
ESE 30km/h
ESE
ESE 26km/h
ESE
ESE 28km/h
ESE
ESE 22km/h
ESE
ESE 26km/h
ESE
SE 20km/h
SE
ESE 26km/h
ESE
SE 21km/h
SE
ESE 27km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 57% 59% 58% 60% 61% 63% 64% 66% 66% 68% 71% 73% 75% 74%
Dew Point 20°C 21°C 20°C 21°C 21°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 23°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 set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
-
sunrise
-
sunset
-
last light
-
moon
set
Fri 20:20 EST
rise
Sat 08:03 EST
moon
Thu
Jan 25
moon
Thu
Feb 1
moon
Thu
Feb 8
moon
Fri
Feb 16

Hamilton Island Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Jan 19
25°C 31°C 0.0mm
Thu
Jan 18
24.6°C 30°C 0.8mm
Wed
Jan 17
25.0°C 30.3°C 0.2mm
Tue
Jan 16
24.7°C 29.1°C 4.0mm
Mon
Jan 15
27.1°C 33.7°C 0.0mm

Hamilton Island Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
283.4mm
17.9 Day(s)
Total For 2018
9.4mm
7 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
361.2mm
18 Day(s)
Wettest Day
4.0mm
Jan 16
Lowest Temperature
23.3°C
Jan 8
Highest Temperature
33.7°C
Jan 15

Hamilton Island Ap Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
23.3°C
8th
Lowest On Record
21.0°C
23rd 2015
Average This Month
25.8°C
+1.0°C
Long-term Average
24.8°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
33.7°C
15th
Highest On Record
34.5°C
19th 2015
Average This Month
31.0°C
+1.1°C
Long-term Average
29.9°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
4.0mm
16th
Total This Month
9.4mm
7 Day(s)
Long-term Average
283.4mm
17.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
563.4mm
2005
Driest On Record
54.0mm
2003
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