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Horn Island Forecast

This morning 25°C
Today 32°C
thunderstorms

Now

24.9°C steady
Updated at 02:10 EST

Peninsula for Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers north of Coen, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds E/NE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late evening.
Sunday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers north of Coen, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending E/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening.

Currently at Horn Island

24-hour graph
Temperature 24.9°C steady
Dew Point 24.7°C steady
Feels Like 24.9°C
Relative Humidity 99%
Wind icon
SSE 3km/h falling
Wind Gusts 4km/h
Pressure 1006.7hPa steady
Fire Danger 1.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.2mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
06:32 EST
Sunset sunset
18:59 EST

Nearby Now

Weipa Ap 26.2°C
Lockhart River Ap 23.5°C
Coen Ap 24.0°C

Next 12 hours in Horn Island

48-hour forecast

3am

Shower
26°C

6am

Chance shower
25°C

9am

Chance shower
28°C

12pm

Mostly clear
31°C

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Horn Island 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Feb 14
Mon
Feb 15
Tue
Feb 16
Wed
Feb 17
Thu
Feb 18
Fri
Feb 19
Sat
Feb 20

Thunder-
storms

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 32°C 33°C 33°C 33°C 33°C 33°C 32°C
Minimum 25°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 27°C
Chance of Rain 50% 70% 60% 60% 70% 60% 60%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
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 10
km/h
14
km/h
16
km/h
15
km/h
14
km/h
20
km/h
19
km/h
25
km/h
22
km/h
24
km/h
17
km/h
22
km/h
12
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction NW 10km/h
NW
N 14km/h
N
NNE 16km/h
NNE
NNE 15km/h
NNE
WNW 14km/h
WNW
WNW 20km/h
WNW
WNW 19km/h
WNW
W 25km/h
W
WNW 22km/h
WNW
W 24km/h
W
WNW 17km/h
WNW
WNW 22km/h
WNW
SSW 12km/h
SSW
NNE 16km/h
NNE
Relative Humidity 84% 63% 79% 59% 80% 61% 81% 63% 83% 63% 81% 64% 80% 67%
Dew Point 26°C 24°C 26°C 24°C 26°C 25°C 26°C 25°C 26°C 25°C 26°C 25°C 26°C 25°C

Horn Island Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:10 EST
sunrise
06:32 EST
sunset
18:59 EST
last light
19:20 EST
moon
rise
Sun 11:34 EST
set
Sun 23:41 EST
moon
Mon
Feb 15
moon
Tue
Feb 23
moon
Wed
Mar 2
moon
Wed
Mar 9

Horn Island Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Feb 13
25.1°C 29°C 134.4mm
Fri
Feb 12
25.1°C 28.7°C 79.0mm
Thu
Feb 11
24.7°C 31.9°C 45.2mm
Wed
Feb 10
27.1°C 30.2°C 0.0mm
Tue
Feb 9
25.6°C 32.1°C 0.0mm

Horn Island Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
909.6mm
43.4 Day(s)
Total For 2016
349.4mm
19 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
800.0mm
35 Day(s)
Wettest Day
134.4mm
Feb 13
Lowest Temperature
23.2°C
Feb 7
Highest Temperature
33.8°C
Jan 22

Horn Island Almanac

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February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
23.2°C
7th
Lowest On Record
21.1°C
9th 2007
Average This Month
25.5°C
+0.5°C
Long-term Average
25.0°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
33.0°C
2nd
Highest On Record
35.4°C
2nd 2003
Average This Month
31.2°C
+0.7°C
Long-term Average
30.5°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
134.4mm
13th
Total This Month
291.4mm
8 Day(s)
Long-term Average
477.8mm
21.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
878.6mm
2004
Driest On Record
193.6mm
2005
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