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Horn Island Forecast

This morning 24°C
Today 31°C
clearing_shower

Now

25.1°C steady
Updated at 06:20 EST

Peninsula for Saturday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the east coast, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds SE 15 to 20 km/h tending NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low 30s.

Currently at Horn Island

24-hour graph
Temperature 25.1°C steady
Dew Point 23.5°C steady
Feels Like 25.9°C
Relative Humidity 91%
Wind icon
SE 12km/h steady
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure 1014.1hPa rising
Fire Danger 1.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:36 EST
Sunset sunset
18:28 EST

Nearby Now

Weipa Ap 20.4°C
Lockhart River Ap 22.5°C
Coen Ap 17.6°C

Next 12 hours in Horn Island

48-hour forecast

9am

Chance shower
27°C

12pm

Mostly clear
30°C

3pm

Slight chance shower
31°C

6pm

Mostly clear
28°C

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Horn Island 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Aug 27
Sun
Aug 28
Mon
Aug 29
Tue
Aug 30
Wed
Aug 31
Thu
Sep 1
Fri
Sep 2

Clearing shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 31°C 30°C 30°C 30°C 30°C 30°C 31°C
Minimum 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C
Chance of Rain 50% 30% 50% 40% 20% 60% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Very High Extreme 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 13
km/h
26
km/h
28
km/h
36
km/h
31
km/h
35
km/h
30
km/h
38
km/h
29
km/h
36
km/h
25
km/h
30
km/h
18
km/h
24
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 13km/h
SSE
SE 26km/h
SE
SE 28km/h
SE
SE 36km/h
SE
SE 31km/h
SE
SE 35km/h
SE
SE 30km/h
SE
SE 38km/h
SE
SE 29km/h
SE
SE 36km/h
SE
SE 25km/h
SE
SE 30km/h
SE
SE 18km/h
SE
ESE 24km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 77% 65% 74% 64% 74% 65% 74% 65% 72% 61% 74% 64% 75% 65%
Dew Point 23°C 24°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 23°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 23°C 23°C

Horn Island Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:15 EST
sunrise
06:36 EST
sunset
18:28 EST
last light
18:50 EST
moon
set
Sat 13:55 EST
rise
Sun 02:53 EST
moon
Thu
Sep 1
moon
Fri
Sep 9
moon
Sat
Sep 17
moon
Fri
Sep 23

Horn Island Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Aug 26
22.3°C 31°C 0.0mm
Thu
Aug 25
24.0°C 31.6°C 0.0mm
Wed
Aug 24
24.2°C 29.2°C 0.0mm
Tue
Aug 23
24.9°C 29.7°C 0.0mm
Mon
Aug 22
24.3°C 29.4°C 0.0mm

Horn Island Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
1643.6mm
113.6 Day(s)
Total For 2016
898.6mm
104 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
1607.6mm
101 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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August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
22.0°C
13th
Lowest On Record
15.3°C
14th 2004
Average This Month
23.8°C
+0.8°C
Long-term Average
23.0°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
31.6°C
25th
Highest On Record
31.7°C
29th 2010
Average This Month
29.7°C
+0.6°C
Long-term Average
29.1°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
9.8mm
13th
Total This Month
18.4mm
11 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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