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Horn Island Forecast

This morning 25°C
Today 31°C
mostly_sunny

Now

27.6°C rising
Updated at 08:20 EST

Peninsula for Tuesday The chance of fog early this morning. Mostly sunny day. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending E/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the late morning and afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 32 to 37.

Currently at Horn Island

24-hour graph
Temperature 27.6°C rising
Dew Point 23.2°C rising
Feels Like 30.7°C
Relative Humidity 77%
Wind icon
ESE 25km/h rising
Wind Gusts 30km/h
Pressure 1013.1hPa steady
Fire Danger 4.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:18 EST
Sunset sunset
18:27 EST

Nearby Now

Weipa Ap 25.6°C
Lockhart River Ap 26.7°C
Coen Ap 25.7°C

Next 12 hours in Horn Island

48-hour forecast

9am

Mostly cloudy
28°C

12pm

Mostly clear
31°C

3pm

Mostly clear
31°C

6pm

Mostly clear
28°C

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National Forecast

Horn Island 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Sep 26
Wed
Sep 27
Thu
Sep 28
Fri
Sep 29
Sat
Sep 30
Sun
Oct 1
Mon
Oct 2

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 31°C 30°C 30°C 30°C 30°C 30°C 30°C
Minimum 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C
Chance of Rain 50% 30% 20% 30% 60% 20% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm
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 24
km/h
30
km/h
25
km/h
30
km/h
27
km/h
32
km/h
24
km/h
28
km/h
24
km/h
28
km/h
21
km/h
28
km/h
22
km/h
28
km/h
Wind Direction SE 24km/h
SE
SE 30km/h
SE
SE 25km/h
SE
SE 30km/h
SE
SE 27km/h
SE
SE 32km/h
SE
SE 24km/h
SE
SE 28km/h
SE
SE 24km/h
SE
SE 28km/h
SE
SE 21km/h
SE
SE 28km/h
SE
ESE 22km/h
ESE
ESE 28km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 77% 69% 78% 70% 73% 64% 71% 66% 74% 68% 74% 67% 69% 64%
Dew Point 24°C 25°C 24°C 24°C 23°C 22°C 22°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 22°C 22°C

Horn Island Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:57 EST
sunrise
06:18 EST
sunset
18:27 EST
last light
18:48 EST
moon
rise
Tue 10:36 EST
set
Tue 23:27 EST
moon
Thu
Sep 28
moon
Fri
Oct 6
moon
Thu
Oct 12
moon
Fri
Oct 20

Horn Island Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Sep 25
25.3°C 31°C 0.0mm
Sun
Sep 24
25.6°C 31°C 0.0mm
Sat
Sep 23
25.4°C 31.7°C 0.0mm
Fri
Sep 22
24.6°C 31.3°C 0.0mm
Thu
Sep 21
24.9°C 30.7°C 0.0mm

Horn Island Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Sep
1620.9mm
116.5 Day(s)
Total For 2017
1812.2mm
148 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
899.2mm
107 Day(s)
Wettest Day
143.8mm
Apr 23
Lowest Temperature
21.3°C
Aug 25
Highest Temperature
32.7°C
Mar 19

Horn Island Almanac

full climatology
September Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
23.9°C
9th
Lowest On Record
16.1°C
7th 1997
Average This Month
24.7°C
+0.9°C
Long-term Average
23.8°C
September Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
31.7°C
23rd
Highest On Record
35.8°C
29th 2002
Average This Month
30.3°C
+0.2°C
Long-term Average
30.1°C
September Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.6mm
19th
Total This Month
0.6mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
5.9mm
3.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
70.6mm
2010
Driest On Record
0.0mm
2012
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