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Horn Island Forecast

Tonight 24°C
Tomorrow 30°C
mostly_sunny

Now

24.6°C falling
Updated at 21:50 EST

Peninsula for Thursday Mostly sunny. Slight chance of a light shower near the east coast, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds E 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late evening.
Friday Sunny. The chance of fog south of Palmerville in the early morning. Light winds becoming E 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late evening.

Currently at Horn Island

24-hour graph
Temperature 24.6°C falling
Dew Point 20.5°C rising
Feels Like 24.6°C
Relative Humidity 78%
Wind icon
SSE 16km/h steady
Wind Gusts 20km/h
Pressure 1012.8hPa rising
Fire Danger 2.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:42 EST
Sunset sunset
18:28 EST

Nearby Now

Lockhart River Ap 22.6°C
Weipa Ap 24.4°C
Coen Ap 17.6°C

Next 12 hours in Horn Island

48-hour forecast

12am

Mostly cloudy
25°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
24°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
24°C

9am

Mostly clear
27°C

Peninsula Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Horn Island 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Aug 17
Fri
Aug 18
Sat
Aug 19
Sun
Aug 20
Mon
Aug 21
Tue
Aug 22
Wed
Aug 23

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 29°C 30°C 29°C 29°C 29°C 29°C 29°C
Minimum 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 23°C 23°C 23°C
Chance of Rain 30% 40% 20% 30% 10% 20% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
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 24
km/h
30
km/h
21
km/h
29
km/h
26
km/h
34
km/h
32
km/h
37
km/h
25
km/h
33
km/h
26
km/h
31
km/h
26
km/h
33
km/h
Wind Direction SE 24km/h
SE
SE 30km/h
SE
SE 21km/h
SE
SE 29km/h
SE
SE 26km/h
SE
SE 34km/h
SE
SE 32km/h
SE
SE 37km/h
SE
SE 25km/h
SE
SE 33km/h
SE
SE 26km/h
SE
SE 31km/h
SE
SE 26km/h
SE
SE 33km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 72% 62% 73% 63% 73% 61% 66% 58% 66% 56% 66% 57% 71% 63%
Dew Point 21°C 21°C 22°C 22°C 21°C 21°C 20°C 20°C 19°C 19°C 19°C 20°C 20°C 21°C

Horn Island Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:20 EST
sunrise
06:42 EST
sunset
18:28 EST
last light
18:50 EST
moon
rise
Fri 03:03 EST
set
Fri 15:00 EST
moon
Tue
Aug 22
moon
Tue
Aug 29
moon
Wed
Sep 6
moon
Wed
Sep 13

Coconut Island Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Aug 17
24°C 32°C 0.0mm
Wed
Aug 16
24°C 31°C 0.6mm
Tue
Aug 15
25°C 30°C 0.0mm
Mon
Aug 14
23°C 31°C 1.6mm
Sun
Aug 13
24.8°C 31°C 0.0mm

Coconut Island Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
1235.7mm
113.6 Day(s)
Total For 2017
1234.8mm
152 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
1084.4mm
122 Day(s)
Wettest Day
78.2mm
Feb 4
Lowest Temperature
23.0°C
Aug 14
Highest Temperature
35.1°C
Feb 24

Coconut Island Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
23.0°C
14th
Lowest On Record
19.0°C
14th 2004
Average This Month
24.4°C
+0.8°C
Long-term Average
23.6°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
32.0°C
1st
Highest On Record
34.0°C
10th 2010
Average This Month
30.4°C
+0.4°C
Long-term Average
30.0°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
6.0mm
5th
Total This Month
12.2mm
10 Day(s)
Long-term Average
10.6mm
7.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
42.2mm
2010
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1998
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