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Horn Island Forecast

Today 30°C
Tonight 26°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

30.8°C rising
Updated at 10:20 EST

Peninsula for Thursday Partly cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers north of Coen, medium (60%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm with possible heavy falls. Light winds becoming E/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 30 to 37.

Currently at Horn Island

24-hour graph
Temperature 30.8°C rising
Dew Point 24.0°C rising
Feels Like 36.2°C
Relative Humidity 67%
Wind icon
SE 14km/h rising
Wind Gusts 19km/h
Pressure 1011.3hPa falling
Fire Danger 4.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:22 EST
Sunset sunset
19:01 EST

Nearby Now

Lockhart River Ap 30.5°C
Weipa Ap 29.9°C
Coen Ap 28.8°C

Next 12 hours in Horn Island

48-hour forecast

12pm

Shower. Chance storm
29°C

3pm

Chance shower or storm
29°C

6pm

Chance shower or storm
28°C

9pm

Chance shower or storm
27°C

Peninsula Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Horn Island 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Jan 19
Fri
Jan 20
Sat
Jan 21
Sun
Jan 22
Mon
Jan 23
Tue
Jan 24
Wed
Jan 25

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 30°C 31°C 31°C 30°C 30°C 30°C 30°C
Minimum 25°C 26°C 26°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 90% 90% 90% 90% 90%
Rain Amount 10-20mm 5-10mm 5-10mm 10-20mm 20-40mm 20-40mm 20-40mm
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 4
km/h
10
km/h
12
km/h
15
km/h
8
km/h
15
km/h
16
km/h
22
km/h
20
km/h
21
km/h
16
km/h
20
km/h
19
km/h
20
km/h
Wind Direction SW 4km/h
SW
W 10km/h
W
NW 12km/h
NW
W 15km/h
W
WNW 8km/h
WNW
WNW 15km/h
WNW
NW 16km/h
NW
NW 22km/h
NW
NW 20km/h
NW
NW 21km/h
NW
NNW 16km/h
NNW
NW 20km/h
NW
NW 19km/h
NW
NW 20km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 82% 73% 81% 73% 80% 72% 83% 75% 85% 76% 85% 77% 83% 75%
Dew Point 24°C 24°C 25°C 26°C 25°C 26°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 26°C 26°C 25°C 25°C 25°C

Horn Island Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
05:59 EST
sunrise
06:22 EST
sunset
19:01 EST
last light
19:24 EST
moon
set
Thu 11:58 EST
rise
Fri 00:12 EST
moon
Fri
Jan 20
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11

Coconut Island Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Jan 19
27°C - 0.0mm
Wed
Jan 18
26.6°C 33°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jan 17
26.9°C 33.5°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jan 16
26.0°C 32.3°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jan 15
25.2°C 31.7°C 4.6mm

Coconut Island Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
307.0mm
17.0 Day(s)
Total For 2017
52.6mm
8 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
8.0mm
3 Day(s)
Wettest Day
19.4mm
Jan 12
Lowest Temperature
24.5°C
Jan 1
Highest Temperature
33.5°C
Jan 17

Coconut Island Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
24.5°C
1st
Lowest On Record
20.0°C
22nd 2000
Average This Month
26.4°C
+0.5°C
Long-term Average
25.9°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
33.5°C
17th
Highest On Record
36.2°C
3rd 2013
Average This Month
31.9°C
+0.1°C
Long-term Average
31.8°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
19.4mm
12th
Total This Month
52.6mm
8 Day(s)
Long-term Average
307.0mm
17.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
501.6mm
2010
Driest On Record
1.2mm
2002
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Weather News

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10:49 EDT

Radio transmitters have been inserted into the stomachs of 24 feedlot cattle to monitor their body temperatures, as part of a three-month trial investigating the impact of heatwaves.

Monsoon likely for Darwin and Top End, bringing cooler temperatures, more rain

10:15 EDT

People in Darwin and other parts of the Top End may be about to get relief from recent hot weather, with the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) predicting a monsoon trough will start to effect the area within days.

Severe winds lash Mudgee, causing mass power outage, damage to cars and buildings

08:09 EDT

Residents have described chaotic scenes in the streets of Mudgee as the town was battered by damaging winds today.