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Horn Island Forecast

Today 33°C
Tonight 26°C
mostly_sunny

Now

30.3°C falling
Updated at 17:10 EST

Peninsula for Monday Mostly sunny. Medium chance of showers near the west coast during this afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the west during this afternoon and evening. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h tending E/NE in the late afternoon then becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 30s.

Currently at Horn Island

24-hour graph
Temperature 30.3°C falling
Dew Point 22.7°C falling
Feels Like 34.3°C
Relative Humidity 64%
Wind icon
E 18km/h steady
Wind Gusts 20km/h
Pressure 1006.4hPa rising
Fire Danger 5.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Nearby Now

Weipa Ap 30.7°C
Lockhart River Ap 29.9°C
Coen Ap 31.6°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Horn Island

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly clear
30°C

9pm

Mostly clear
29°C

12am

Mostly clear
28°C

3am

Mostly clear
28°C

Peninsula Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Horn Island 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Mostly sunny

Possible thunderstorm

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 33°C 33°C 33°C 33°C 33°C 33°C 33°C
Minimum 27°C 26°C 27°C 27°C 27°C 27°C 27°C
Chance of Rain 30% 20% 10% 20% 30% 40% 20%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
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 17
km/h
22
km/h
13
km/h
18
km/h
14
km/h
18
km/h
15
km/h
19
km/h
16
km/h
19
km/h
19
km/h
24
km/h
24
km/h
28
km/h
Wind Direction SE 17km/h
SE
ESE 22km/h
ESE
SE 13km/h
SE
E 18km/h
E
ESE 14km/h
ESE
E 18km/h
E
ESE 15km/h
ESE
E 19km/h
E
ESE 16km/h
ESE
E 19km/h
E
ESE 19km/h
ESE
E 24km/h
E
ESE 24km/h
ESE
E 28km/h
E
Relative Humidity 67% 62% 67% 62% 65% 60% 65% 60% 65% 60% 62% 57% 65% 60%
Dew Point 24°C 24°C 25°C 25°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 23°C 23°C 24°C 24°C

Horn Island Sun & Moon Times

Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
-
sunrise
-
sunset
-
last light
-
moon
set
Mon 18:47 EST
rise
Tue 06:40 EST
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9
moon
Wed
Jan 17

Horn Island Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Dec 18
26°C 33°C 0.4mm
Sun
Dec 17
26°C 33°C 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 16
25.0°C 33°C 0.0mm
Fri
Dec 15
27.0°C 33.0°C 0.0mm
Thu
Dec 14
25.9°C 33.0°C 0.0mm

Horn Island Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
1878.4mm
139.5 Day(s)
Total For 2017
1859.8mm
163 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
1004.2mm
121 Day(s)
Wettest Day
143.8mm
Apr 23
Lowest Temperature
21.3°C
Aug 25
Highest Temperature
34.2°C
Dec 1

Horn Island Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
22.4°C
8th
Lowest On Record
20.3°C
7th 2002
Average This Month
25.6°C
-0.2°C
Long-term Average
25.8°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
34.2°C
1st
Highest On Record
37.9°C
8th 2002
Average This Month
33.2°C
+1.3°C
Long-term Average
31.9°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
17.2mm
5th
Total This Month
28.4mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
196.0mm
13.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
707.2mm
2000
Driest On Record
0.4mm
1997
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