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Horn Island Forecast

This morning 26°C
Today 31°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

25.3°C rising
Updated at 05:10 EST

Peninsula for Friday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely during the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming NW/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 30s.

Currently at Horn Island

24-hour graph
Temperature 25.3°C rising
Dew Point 25.0°C rising
Feels Like 26.3°C
Relative Humidity 98%
Wind icon
NW 9km/h falling
Wind Gusts 15km/h
Pressure 1008.7hPa rising
Fire Danger 1.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 11.6mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:22 EST
Sunset sunset
19:01 EST

Nearby Now

Weipa Ap 24.4°C
Lockhart River Ap 23.3°C
Coen Ap 22.3°C

Next 12 hours in Horn Island

48-hour forecast

6am

Chance shower or storm
26°C

9am

Chance shower or storm
29°C

12pm

Chance shower or storm
30°C

3pm

Chance shower or storm
31°C

Peninsula Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Horn Island 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Jan 20
Sat
Jan 21
Sun
Jan 22
Mon
Jan 23
Tue
Jan 24
Wed
Jan 25
Thu
Jan 26

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Thunder-
storms

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm
Maximum 31°C 30°C 30°C 30°C 30°C 30°C 30°C
Minimum 26°C 26°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 90% 90% 90% 90% 90%
Rain Amount 10-20mm 10-20mm 20-40mm 20-40mm 20-40mm 10-20mm 10-20mm
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 14
km/h
14
km/h
8
km/h
14
km/h
16
km/h
21
km/h
20
km/h
23
km/h
22
km/h
22
km/h
21
km/h
17
km/h
17
km/h
15
km/h
Wind Direction NW 14km/h
NW
WNW 14km/h
WNW
WNW 8km/h
WNW
WNW 14km/h
WNW
WNW 16km/h
WNW
WNW 21km/h
WNW
NW 20km/h
NW
NW 23km/h
NW
NW 22km/h
NW
NW 22km/h
NW
NNW 21km/h
NNW
NNW 17km/h
NNW
N 17km/h
N
NW 15km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 80% 72% 80% 73% 83% 77% 86% 78% 85% 76% 85% 77% 84% 76%
Dew Point 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 26°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 26°C 25°C 25°C

Horn Island Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:00 EST
sunrise
06:22 EST
sunset
19:01 EST
last light
19:24 EST
moon
set
Fri 12:44 EST
rise
Sat 00:53 EST
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11
moon
Sun
Feb 19

Horn Island Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Jan 19
24.9°C 32°C 1.8mm
Wed
Jan 18
25.4°C 31.1°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jan 17
24.4°C 31.2°C 2.0mm
Mon
Jan 16
24.6°C 31.5°C 0.4mm
Sun
Jan 15
25.4°C 30.1°C 13.6mm

Horn Island Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
431.8mm
22.1 Day(s)
Total For 2017
213.0mm
15 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
32.0°C
Jan 19

Horn Island Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
24.0°C
3rd
Lowest On Record
22.4°C
24th 2011
Average This Month
25.3°C
+0.2°C
Long-term Average
25.1°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
32.0°C
19th
Highest On Record
36.7°C
10th 1998
Average This Month
30.9°C
+0.1°C
Long-term Average
30.8°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
77.6mm
12th
Total This Month
213.0mm
15 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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Weather News

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18:03 EDT

Severe weather predicted for Tasmania's north and east on Friday has prompted a public warning from emergency services.

Wet night ahead of Friday flood threat

15:00 EDT

Rain and storms could bring flooding to parts of southern and southeast Australia during the next 24 hours.

Monsoon likely for Darwin and Top End, bringing cooler temperatures, more rain

14:03 EDT

People in Darwin and other parts of the Top End may be about to get relief from recent hot weather, with the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) predicting a monsoon trough will start to affect the area within days.