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Horn Island Forecast

Tonight 26°C
Tomorrow 31°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

26.5°C falling
Updated at 23:20 EST

Peninsula for Monday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers south of Coen, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm with possible heavy falls. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.
Tuesday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm with possible heavy falls. Light winds becoming E/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening.

Currently at Horn Island

24-hour graph
Temperature 26.5°C falling
Dew Point 24.9°C falling
Feels Like 29.4°C
Relative Humidity 91%
Wind icon
ESE 7km/h steady
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure 1010.7hPa steady
Fire Danger 1.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
06:20 EST
Sunset sunset
19:01 EST

Nearby Now

Weipa Ap 26.1°C
Lockhart River Ap 24.1°C
Coen Ap 24.2°C

Next 12 hours in Horn Island

48-hour forecast

12am

Slight chance storm
27°C

3am

Slight chance storm
27°C

6am

Slight chance storm
26°C

9am

Mostly cloudy
29°C

Peninsula Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Horn Island 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Jan 16
Tue
Jan 17
Wed
Jan 18
Thu
Jan 19
Fri
Jan 20
Sat
Jan 21
Sun
Jan 22

Mostly sunny

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower
Maximum 31°C 31°C 31°C 31°C 31°C 31°C 30°C
Minimum 25°C 26°C 26°C 25°C 26°C 26°C 25°C
Chance of Rain 70% 70% 70% 70% 90% 90% 90%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 10-20mm 20-40mm
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 11
km/h
15
km/h
5
km/h
6
km/h
4
km/h
4
km/h
5
km/h
14
km/h
11
km/h
16
km/h
15
km/h
20
km/h
16
km/h
22
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 11km/h
NNW
NW 15km/h
NW
NE 5km/h
NE
NNE 6km/h
NNE
ESE 4km/h
ESE
W 4km/h
W
WNW 5km/h
WNW
WNW 14km/h
WNW
WNW 11km/h
WNW
WNW 16km/h
WNW
WNW 15km/h
WNW
WNW 20km/h
WNW
NW 16km/h
NW
WNW 22km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 78% 69% 76% 67% 77% 68% 79% 71% 78% 71% 80% 72% 86% 77%
Dew Point 24°C 25°C 24°C 24°C 25°C 25°C 24°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 26°C 25°C 26°C

Horn Island Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
05:58 EST
sunrise
06:21 EST
sunset
19:01 EST
last light
19:24 EST
moon
set
Tue 10:23 EST
rise
Tue 22:51 EST
moon
Fri
Jan 20
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11

Horn Island Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Jan 16
25°C 31°C 0.4mm
Sun
Jan 15
25.4°C 30°C 13.6mm
Sat
Jan 14
25.1°C 31.3°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jan 13
25.5°C 31.1°C 1.8mm
Thu
Jan 12
24.0°C 29.5°C 77.6mm

Horn Island Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
431.8mm
22.1 Day(s)
Total For 2017
209.2mm
13 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
5.2mm
5 Day(s)
Wettest Day
77.6mm
Jan 12
Lowest Temperature
24.0°C
Jan 3
Highest Temperature
31.7°C
Jan 5

Horn Island Almanac

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January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
24.0°C
3rd
Lowest On Record
22.4°C
24th 2011
Average This Month
25.4°C
+0.3°C
Long-term Average
25.1°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
31.7°C
5th
Highest On Record
36.7°C
10th 1998
Average This Month
30.7°C
-0.1°C
Long-term Average
30.8°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
77.6mm
12th
Total This Month
209.2mm
13 Day(s)
Long-term Average
431.8mm
22.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
701.6mm
2010
Driest On Record
136.8mm
1998
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