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Horn Island Forecast

This morning 25°C
Today 32°C
thunderstorms

Now

25.7°C steady
Updated at 03:50 EST

Peninsula for Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers north of Coen, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds E/NE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late evening.

Currently at Horn Island

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Temperature 25.7°C steady
Dew Point 25.7°C steady
Feels Like 27.5°C
Relative Humidity 100%
Wind icon
Calm steady
Wind Gusts 0km/h
Pressure 1006.1hPa falling
Fire Danger 0.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.2mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
06:32 EST
Sunset sunset
18:59 EST

Nearby Now

Weipa Ap 25.9°C
Lockhart River Ap 23.1°C
Coen Ap 23.6°C

Next 12 hours in Horn Island

48-hour forecast

6am

Chance shower
25°C

9am

Chance shower
28°C

12pm

Slight chance shower
31°C

3pm

Mostly clear
32°C

Peninsula Weather Warnings

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Horn Island 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Feb 14
Mon
Feb 15
Tue
Feb 16
Wed
Feb 17
Thu
Feb 18
Fri
Feb 19
Sat
Feb 20

Thunder-
storms

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 32°C 33°C 33°C 33°C 33°C 33°C 32°C
Minimum 25°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 27°C
Chance of Rain 50% 80% 70% 80% 70% 60% 50%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
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 12
km/h
16
km/h
16
km/h
15
km/h
13
km/h
20
km/h
19
km/h
25
km/h
22
km/h
24
km/h
16
km/h
22
km/h
11
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction NW 12km/h
NW
N 16km/h
N
NNE 16km/h
NNE
NNE 15km/h
NNE
WNW 13km/h
WNW
WNW 20km/h
WNW
WNW 19km/h
WNW
W 25km/h
W
WNW 22km/h
WNW
W 24km/h
W
WNW 16km/h
WNW
WNW 22km/h
WNW
SSW 11km/h
SSW
NNE 16km/h
NNE
Relative Humidity 83% 62% 79% 59% 80% 61% 81% 63% 83% 63% 80% 63% 81% 67%
Dew Point 25°C 24°C 26°C 24°C 26°C 25°C 26°C 25°C 26°C 25°C 26°C 25°C 26°C 25°C

Horn Island Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:10 EST
sunrise
06:32 EST
sunset
18:59 EST
last light
19:20 EST
moon
rise
Sun 11:34 EST
set
Sun 23:41 EST
moon
Mon
Feb 15
moon
Tue
Feb 23
moon
Wed
Mar 2
moon
Wed
Mar 9

Horn Island Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Feb 13
25.1°C 29°C 134.4mm
Fri
Feb 12
25.1°C 28.7°C 79.0mm
Thu
Feb 11
24.7°C 31.9°C 45.2mm
Wed
Feb 10
27.1°C 30.2°C 0.0mm
Tue
Feb 9
25.6°C 32.1°C 0.0mm

Horn Island Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
909.6mm
43.4 Day(s)
Total For 2016
349.4mm
19 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
800.0mm
35 Day(s)
Wettest Day
134.4mm
Feb 13
Lowest Temperature
23.2°C
Feb 7
Highest Temperature
33.8°C
Jan 22

Horn Island Almanac

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February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
23.2°C
7th
Lowest On Record
21.1°C
9th 2007
Average This Month
25.5°C
+0.5°C
Long-term Average
25.0°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
33.0°C
2nd
Highest On Record
35.4°C
2nd 2003
Average This Month
31.2°C
+0.7°C
Long-term Average
30.5°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
134.4mm
13th
Total This Month
291.4mm
8 Day(s)
Long-term Average
477.8mm
21.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
878.6mm
2004
Driest On Record
193.6mm
2005
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