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Horn Island Forecast

This morning 22°C
Today 29°C
mostly_sunny

Now

23.1°C falling
Updated at 01:10 EST

Peninsula for Sunday Mostly clear. Winds E 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the late evening.
Monday Sunny. Patchy fog north of Weipa in the early morning. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening then becoming E/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.

Currently at Horn Island

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Temperature 23.1°C falling
Dew Point 19.5°C rising
Feels Like 23.1°C
Relative Humidity 80%
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SSE 16km/h falling
Wind Gusts 20km/h
Pressure 1015.2hPa falling
Fire Danger 2.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
06:47 EST
Sunset sunset
18:27 EST

Nearby Now

Weipa Ap 19.3°C
Lockhart River Ap 19.5°C
Coen Ap 19.6°C

Next 12 hours in Horn Island

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
23°C

6am

Mostly clear
22°C

9am

Mostly cloudy
25°C

12pm

Mostly clear
28°C

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Horn Island 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Aug 3
Tue
Aug 4
Wed
Aug 5
Thu
Aug 6
Fri
Aug 7
Sat
Aug 8
Sun
Aug 9

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Windy

Windy

Cloudy

Mostly sunny
Maximum 29°C 29°C 29°C 29°C 29°C 29°C 29°C
Minimum 22°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 22°C 23°C 23°C
Chance of Rain 60% 50% 50% 30% 5% 10% 20%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Very High Very High Very High Very High
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 21
km/h
28
km/h
18
km/h
27
km/h
20
km/h
30
km/h
27
km/h
36
km/h
27
km/h
36
km/h
26
km/h
33
km/h
24
km/h
31
km/h
Wind Direction SE 21km/h
SE
SE 28km/h
SE
SE 18km/h
SE
SE 27km/h
SE
SE 20km/h
SE
SE 30km/h
SE
SE 27km/h
SE
SE 36km/h
SE
SE 27km/h
SE
SE 36km/h
SE
SE 26km/h
SE
SE 33km/h
SE
SE 24km/h
SE
SE 31km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 69% 55% 68% 53% 71% 56% 66% 52% 68% 51% 66% 51% 66% 51%
Dew Point 19°C 19°C 19°C 19°C 20°C 19°C 19°C 18°C 19°C 18°C 19°C 18°C 19°C 18°C

Horn Island Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:25 EST
sunrise
06:47 EST
sunset
18:27 EST
last light
18:49 EST
moon
set
Mon 08:50 EST
rise
Mon 21:14 EST
moon
Fri
Aug 7
moon
Sat
Aug 15
moon
Sun
Aug 23
moon
Sun
Aug 30

Horn Island Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Aug 2
22.2°C 28°C 7.2mm
Sat
Aug 1
22.7°C 28.5°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jul 31
23.7°C 28.7°C 0.0mm
Thu
Jul 30
24.2°C 28.9°C 0.2mm
Wed
Jul 29
23.7°C 29.1°C 0.2mm

Horn Island Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
1643.6mm
113.6 Day(s)
Total For 2015
1605.0mm
96 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2014
1749.6mm
114 Day(s)
Wettest Day
126.0mm
Feb 11
Lowest Temperature
19.1°C
Jul 17
Highest Temperature
32.9°C
Jan 1

Horn Island Almanac

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August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
22.2°C
2nd
Lowest On Record
15.3°C
14th 2004
Average This Month
22.4°C
-0.6°C
Long-term Average
23.0°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
28.5°C
1st
Highest On Record
31.7°C
29th 2010
Average This Month
28.2°C
-0.9°C
Long-term Average
29.1°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
7.2mm
2nd
Total This Month
7.2mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
5.3mm
5.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
19.8mm
2010
Driest On Record
0.0mm
2004
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