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Horn Island Forecast

Today 29°C
Tonight 24°C
windy

Now

27.6°C rising
Updated at 09:10 EST

Peninsula for Saturday Cloudy in the north, partly cloudy elsewhere. Slight chance of a shower or patchy light rain north of about Coen, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds E 25 to 40 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 30s.

Currently at Horn Island

24-hour graph
Temperature 27.6°C rising
Dew Point 20.4°C falling
Feels Like 23.9°C
Relative Humidity 65%
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SE 38km/h rising
Wind Gusts 44km/h
Pressure 1016.0hPa steady
Fire Danger 8.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:21 EST
Sunset sunset
18:27 EST

Nearby Now

Lockhart River Ap 26.6°C
Weipa Ap 28.0°C
Coen Ap 27.6°C

Next 12 hours in Horn Island

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly clear. Windy
29°C

3pm

Mostly clear. Windy
29°C

6pm

Mostly clear. Windy
26°C

9pm

Mostly clear
25°C

Peninsula Weather Warnings

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Qld - Sat 04:45 EST
Strong Wind Warning for Torres Strait, Peninsula Coast and Cooktown Coast. Cancel for Townsville Coast and Mackay Coast

Weatherpulse

Horn Island 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Sep 22
Sun
Sep 23
Mon
Sep 24
Tue
Sep 25
Wed
Sep 26
Thu
Sep 27
Fri
Sep 28

Windy

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 29°C 29°C 29°C 29°C 29°C 29°C 29°C
Minimum 25°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C
Chance of Rain 20% 30% 5% 20% 30% 10% 50%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index 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 38
km/h
41
km/h
33
km/h
34
km/h
27
km/h
32
km/h
29
km/h
33
km/h
30
km/h
35
km/h
33
km/h
36
km/h
31
km/h
36
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 38km/h
ESE
ESE 41km/h
ESE
ESE 33km/h
ESE
ESE 34km/h
ESE
SE 27km/h
SE
ESE 32km/h
ESE
SE 29km/h
SE
ESE 33km/h
ESE
SE 30km/h
SE
SE 35km/h
SE
SE 33km/h
SE
SE 36km/h
SE
SE 31km/h
SE
SE 36km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 70% 63% 68% 61% 66% 58% 67% 60% 68% 61% 67% 60% 67% 61%
Dew Point 22°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 20°C 20°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 21°C

Horn Island Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:00 EST
sunrise
06:21 EST
sunset
18:27 EST
last light
18:48 EST
moon
rise
Sat 16:16 EST
set
Sun 04:58 EST
moon
Tue
Sep 25
moon
Tue
Oct 2
moon
Tue
Oct 9
moon
Wed
Oct 17

Coconut Island Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Sep 22
24°C - 1mm
Fri
Sep 21
24.9°C 33°C 0.0mm
Thu
Sep 20
24.1°C 33.4°C 0.0mm
Wed
Sep 19
23.4°C 32.8°C 0.0mm
Tue
Sep 18
23.2°C 33.0°C 0.0mm

Coconut Island Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Sep
1243.8mm
119.5 Day(s)
Total For 2018
1454.6mm
137 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
1238.8mm
157 Day(s)
Wettest Day
180.8mm
Jan 28
Lowest Temperature
22.2°C
Jul 28
Highest Temperature
35.3°C
Jan 1

Coconut Island Almanac

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September Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
23.0°C
5th
Lowest On Record
21.2°C
11th 2014
Average This Month
23.9°C
-0.2°C
Long-term Average
24.1°C
September Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
34.0°C
3rd
Highest On Record
35.1°C
27th 2016
Average This Month
33.3°C
+2.3°C
Long-term Average
31.0°C
September Rainfall
Wettest This Month
1.0mm
22nd
Total This Month
1.0mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
8.1mm
5.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
29.6mm
2010
Driest On Record
0.0mm
2001
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