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Horn Island Forecast

This morning 26°C
Today 31°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

25.6°C steady
Updated at 05:20 EST

Peninsula for Sunday Partly cloudy. High chance of showers, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm with locally heavy falls. Light winds becoming NW/SW 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.

Currently at Horn Island

24-hour graph
Temperature 25.6°C steady
Dew Point 24.0°C rising
Feels Like 27.1°C
Relative Humidity 91%
Wind icon
SSW 3km/h falling
Wind Gusts 6km/h
Pressure 1008.9hPa rising
Fire Danger 1.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
06:32 EST
Sunset sunset
18:57 EST

Nearby Now

Weipa Ap 26.7°C
Lockhart River Ap 24.5°C
Coen Ap 24.4°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Horn Island

48-hour forecast

9am

Mostly clear
29°C

12pm

Mostly clear
31°C

3pm

Mostly clear
30°C

6pm

Mostly clear
29°C

Peninsula Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Horn Island 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Feb 18
Mon
Feb 19
Tue
Feb 20
Wed
Feb 21
Thu
Feb 22
Fri
Feb 23
Sat
Feb 24

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm
Maximum 31°C 31°C 30°C 30°C 29°C 30°C 30°C
Minimum 26°C 25°C 25°C 24°C 24°C 25°C 25°C
Chance of Rain 70% 70% 50% 80% 80% 90% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 10-20mm 10-20mm 10-20mm
UV Index
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 7
km/h
13
km/h
7
km/h
12
km/h
10
km/h
14
km/h
13
km/h
20
km/h
18
km/h
20
km/h
18
km/h
18
km/h
17
km/h
17
km/h
Wind Direction W 7km/h
W
WNW 13km/h
WNW
W 7km/h
W
WNW 12km/h
WNW
WNW 10km/h
WNW
WNW 14km/h
WNW
NW 13km/h
NW
NW 20km/h
NW
NW 18km/h
NW
NW 20km/h
NW
NNW 18km/h
NNW
NNW 18km/h
NNW
NNW 17km/h
NNW
NNW 17km/h
NNW
Relative Humidity 81% 75% 79% 73% 81% 77% 83% 78% 85% 81% 87% 80% 86% 79%
Dew Point 26°C 26°C 25°C 26°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 26°C 25°C 25°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 26°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
06:11 EST
sunrise
06:32 EST
sunset
18:57 EST
last light
19:19 EST
moon
rise
Sun 08:14 EST
set
Sun 20:43 EST
moon
Fri
Feb 23
moon
Fri
Mar 2
moon
Fri
Mar 9
moon
Sun
Mar 18

Horn Island Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Feb 17
26°C 32°C 0.0mm
Fri
Feb 16
26.7°C 32°C 0.0mm
Thu
Feb 15
24.2°C 32.3°C 0.2mm
Wed
Feb 14
25.1°C 30.7°C 2.6mm
Tue
Feb 13
25.7°C 29.7°C 0.0mm

Horn Island Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
889.9mm
42.9 Day(s)
Total For 2018
688.0mm
35 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
797.4mm
43 Day(s)
Wettest Day
107.2mm
Feb 2
Lowest Temperature
22.4°C
Feb 3
Highest Temperature
33.7°C
Jan 2

Horn Island Almanac

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February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
22.4°C
3rd
Lowest On Record
21.1°C
9th 2007
Average This Month
25.0°C
+0.0°C
Long-term Average
25.0°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
32.3°C
15th
Highest On Record
35.4°C
2nd 2003
Average This Month
30.3°C
-0.2°C
Long-term Average
30.5°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
107.2mm
2nd
Total This Month
275.2mm
12 Day(s)
Long-term Average
466.7mm
21.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
878.6mm
2004
Driest On Record
193.6mm
2005
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Weather News

Cyclone Kelvin expected to hit northern WA, posing threat to lives

06:27 EDT

Category one Cyclone Kelvin is likely to hit north Western Australia in the early hours of this morning, with the system bringing even more rain to the drenched region.

Cyclone threat downgraded for northern WA but record rain swamps Broome

18:12 EDT

A tropical low that is expected to build into a cyclone has dumped record-breaking rainfall on the town of Broome, swamping the town centre and prompting men to duck-dive in flooded roads to salvage cars.

Get the Bucket and Broome

12:50 EDT

Broome is fast approaching its annual rainfall record, after 1371mm has fallen in the gauge so far this year.