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Horn Island Forecast

This morning 24°C
Today 29°C
possible_shower

Now

24.4°C rising
Updated at 02:50 EST

Peninsula for Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a light shower near the east coast and in the far north, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming E 20 to 30 km/h in the morning.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a light shower in the east and far north, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds E 20 to 30 km/h.

Currently at Horn Island

24-hour graph
Temperature 24.4°C rising
Dew Point 21.9°C rising
Feels Like 24.4°C
Relative Humidity 86%
Wind icon
SE 22km/h rising
Wind Gusts 28km/h
Pressure 1012.5hPa falling
Fire Danger 2.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:49 EST
Sunset sunset
18:26 EST

Nearby Now

Weipa Ap 21.0°C
Lockhart River Ap 24.5°C
Coen Ap 19.9°C

Next 12 hours in Horn Island

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly cloudy
24°C

9am

Mostly cloudy
26°C

12pm

Mostly cloudy. Windy
28°C

3pm

Mostly cloudy. Windy
29°C

Peninsula Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Horn Island 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Jul 26
Thu
Jul 27
Fri
Jul 28
Sat
Jul 29
Sun
Jul 30
Mon
Jul 31
Tue
Aug 1

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 29°C 29°C 29°C 29°C 29°C 29°C 29°C
Minimum 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C
Chance of Rain 50% 50% 80% 40% 40% 30% 80%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Very High Extreme Extreme Extreme 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 28
km/h
35
km/h
28
km/h
33
km/h
27
km/h
35
km/h
30
km/h
35
km/h
25
km/h
31
km/h
25
km/h
31
km/h
24
km/h
29
km/h
Wind Direction SE 28km/h
SE
SE 35km/h
SE
SE 28km/h
SE
SE 33km/h
SE
SE 27km/h
SE
SE 35km/h
SE
SE 30km/h
SE
SE 35km/h
SE
SE 25km/h
SE
SE 31km/h
SE
SE 25km/h
SE
SE 31km/h
SE
SE 24km/h
SE
SE 29km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 78% 68% 74% 68% 75% 66% 77% 69% 78% 70% 75% 67% 76% 68%
Dew Point 22°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 23°C 22°C 23°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 22°C

Horn Island Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:27 EST
sunrise
06:49 EST
sunset
18:26 EST
last light
18:48 EST
moon
rise
Wed 09:01 EST
set
Wed 21:12 EST
moon
Mon
Jul 31
moon
Tue
Aug 8
moon
Tue
Aug 15
moon
Tue
Aug 22

Horn Island Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Jul 25
25°C 30°C 0.2mm
Mon
Jul 24
23.9°C 29°C 0.2mm
Sun
Jul 23
23.3°C 29.1°C 0.2mm
Sat
Jul 22
24.3°C 29.9°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jul 21
22.8°C 28.6°C 0.6mm

Horn Island Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jul
1608.9mm
107.9 Day(s)
Total For 2017
1803.4mm
137 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
877.4mm
90 Day(s)
Wettest Day
143.8mm
Apr 23
Lowest Temperature
21.6°C
Jul 8
Highest Temperature
32.7°C
Mar 19

Horn Island Almanac

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July Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
21.6°C
8th
Lowest On Record
16.0°C
29th 2008
Average This Month
24.1°C
+0.9°C
Long-term Average
23.2°C
July Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
30.3°C
19th
Highest On Record
30.9°C
4th 2010
Average This Month
29.3°C
+0.4°C
Long-term Average
28.9°C
July Rainfall
Wettest This Month
1.6mm
4th
Total This Month
6.6mm
12 Day(s)
Long-term Average
9.9mm
8.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
40.8mm
1997
Driest On Record
1.8mm
1995
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