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Horn Island Forecast

Today 30°C
Tonight 24°C
possible_shower

Now

28.7°C rising
Updated at 12:50 EST

Peninsula for Sunday Mostly sunny. Patchy fog early this morning. Slight (20%) chance of a shower north of Weipa, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds E 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low 30s.

Currently at Horn Island

24-hour graph
Temperature 28.7°C rising
Dew Point 19.6°C rising
Feels Like 30.3°C
Relative Humidity 58%
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ESE 25km/h steady
Wind Gusts 33km/h
Pressure 1011.6hPa steady
Fire Danger 8.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
06:49 EST
Sunset sunset
18:26 EST

Nearby Now

Weipa Ap 31.2°C
Lockhart River Ap 28.0°C
Coen Ap 29.8°C

Next 12 hours in Horn Island

48-hour forecast

3pm

Mostly clear
30°C

6pm

Mostly clear
27°C

9pm

Mostly clear
26°C

12am

Mostly clear
25°C

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Horn Island 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Jul 24
Mon
Jul 25
Tue
Jul 26
Wed
Jul 27
Thu
Jul 28
Fri
Jul 29
Sat
Jul 30

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 30°C 30°C 30°C 30°C 30°C 30°C 30°C
Minimum 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C
Chance of Rain 40% 50% 70% 70% 90% 60% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Very High 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 17
km/h
24
km/h
21
km/h
28
km/h
20
km/h
30
km/h
22
km/h
29
km/h
28
km/h
35
km/h
26
km/h
33
km/h
22
km/h
30
km/h
Wind Direction SE 17km/h
SE
ESE 24km/h
ESE
SE 21km/h
SE
SE 28km/h
SE
SSE 20km/h
SSE
SE 30km/h
SE
SE 22km/h
SE
SE 29km/h
SE
SE 28km/h
SE
SE 35km/h
SE
SSE 26km/h
SSE
SE 33km/h
SE
SE 22km/h
SE
SE 30km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 73% 62% 77% 64% 78% 65% 78% 64% 77% 66% 77% 65% 79% 66%
Dew Point 21°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 23°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 23°C 22°C 23°C 22°C 23°C

Horn Island Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:27 EST
sunrise
06:49 EST
sunset
18:26 EST
last light
18:48 EST
moon
rise
Sun 22:22 EST
set
Mon 10:46 EST
moon
Wed
Jul 27
moon
Wed
Aug 3
moon
Thu
Aug 11
moon
Thu
Aug 18

Horn Island Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Jul 24
23°C - 0.0mm
Sat
Jul 23
23.2°C 30°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jul 22
24.8°C 29.9°C 1.8mm
Thu
Jul 21
25.2°C 30.3°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jul 20
25.4°C 30.1°C 0.2mm

Horn Island Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jul
1638.3mm
108.5 Day(s)
Total For 2016
877.4mm
90 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
1596.6mm
92 Day(s)
Wettest Day
134.4mm
Feb 13
Lowest Temperature
18.1°C
Jun 7
Highest Temperature
33.8°C
Jan 22

Horn Island Almanac

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July Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
21.9°C
2nd
Lowest On Record
16.0°C
29th 2008
Average This Month
23.9°C
+0.8°C
Long-term Average
23.1°C
July Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
30.6°C
7th
Highest On Record
30.9°C
4th 2010
Average This Month
29.6°C
+0.7°C
Long-term Average
28.9°C
July Rainfall
Wettest This Month
5.6mm
13th
Total This Month
21.2mm
11 Day(s)
Long-term Average
9.4mm
8.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
40.8mm
1997
Driest On Record
1.8mm
1995
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