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Horn Island Forecast

Today 30°C
Tonight 25°C
possible_shower

Now

29.3°C rising
Updated at 13:40 EST

Peninsula for Saturday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near and north of Weipa, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 30.

Currently at Horn Island

24-hour graph
Temperature 29.3°C rising
Dew Point 19.9°C rising
Feels Like 31.1°C
Relative Humidity 57%
Wind icon
E 25km/h steady
Wind Gusts 31km/h
Pressure 1010.9hPa falling
Fire Danger 8.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:36 EST
Sunset sunset
18:21 EST

Nearby Now

Lockhart River Ap 28.5°C
Weipa Ap 31.0°C
Coen Ap 28.7°C

Next 12 hours in Horn Island

48-hour forecast

3pm

Mostly cloudy
29°C

6pm

Mostly cloudy
28°C

9pm

Slight chance shower
27°C

12am

Shower
26°C

Peninsula Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Horn Island 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Apr 29
Sun
Apr 30
Mon
May 1
Tue
May 2
Wed
May 3
Thu
May 4
Fri
May 5

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 30°C 30°C 30°C 30°C 30°C 29°C 28°C
Minimum 25°C 25°C 25°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 25°C
Chance of Rain 80% 20% 50% 60% 60% 50% 90%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm
UV Index Extreme 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 21
km/h
25
km/h
24
km/h
24
km/h
19
km/h
17
km/h
13
km/h
14
km/h
17
km/h
16
km/h
19
km/h
21
km/h
22
km/h
24
km/h
Wind Direction SE 21km/h
SE
ESE 25km/h
ESE
SE 24km/h
SE
SE 24km/h
SE
SE 19km/h
SE
ESE 17km/h
ESE
SE 13km/h
SE
ESE 14km/h
ESE
ESE 17km/h
ESE
ESE 16km/h
ESE
SE 19km/h
SE
ESE 21km/h
ESE
SE 22km/h
SE
ESE 24km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 87% 81% 86% 76% 83% 75% 86% 76% 86% 75% 86% 79% 88% 81%
Dew Point 26°C 26°C 26°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 25°C 24°C

Horn Island Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:14 EST
sunrise
06:36 EST
sunset
18:21 EST
last light
18:42 EST
moon
set
Sat 21:08 EST
rise
Sun 10:09 EST
moon
Wed
May 3
moon
Thu
May 11
moon
Fri
May 19
moon
Fri
May 26

Coconut Island Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Apr 29
26°C - 0.0mm
Fri
Apr 28
25.6°C 32°C 7.2mm
Thu
Apr 27
- 30.1°C -
Wed
Apr 26
23.9°C - 31.2mm
Tue
Apr 25
24.2°C 27.7°C 33.2mm

Coconut Island Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
1090.2mm
65.9 Day(s)
Total For 2017
1140.8mm
82 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
800.6mm
57 Day(s)
Wettest Day
78.2mm
Feb 4
Lowest Temperature
23.3°C
Feb 26
Highest Temperature
35.1°C
Feb 24

Coconut Island Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
23.3°C
23rd
Lowest On Record
20.0°C
29th 2001
Average This Month
25.7°C
-0.1°C
Long-term Average
25.8°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
34.0°C
14th
Highest On Record
35.0°C
1st 2002
Average This Month
31.5°C
-0.1°C
Long-term Average
31.6°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
53.4mm
23rd
Total This Month
335.2mm
22 Day(s)
Long-term Average
186.1mm
14.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
546.4mm
2011
Driest On Record
31.2mm
2004
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Weather News

Dry taste for tropics

11:51 EST

The strongest southeasterly wind surge since last Dry Season has swept out any lingering sticky humidity from the summer over a large swathe of the central and eastern tropics.

BOM predicts a less destructive South Australian coastal storm season this year

18:26 EST

As the mercury plummets across South Australia ahead of winter, coastal properties are preparing for the inevitable storm surges.

Arid April in Perth

15:37 EST

Perth has not recorded any rainfall so far this month.