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Horn Island Forecast

Tonight 27°C
Tomorrow 33°C
mostly_sunny

Now

28.2°C rising
Updated at 22:20 EST

Peninsula for Friday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers in the west this evening. The chance of a thunderstorm during this afternoon and evening. Winds NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending SE/SW in the early afternoon then tending NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 30s.
Saturday Mostly sunny. Medium chance of showers and thunderstorms in the west, most likely in the evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then tending E/NE in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 30s.

Currently at Horn Island

24-hour graph
Temperature 28.2°C rising
Dew Point 22.0°C falling
Feels Like 30.9°C
Relative Humidity 69%
Wind icon
ESE 16km/h rising
Wind Gusts 20km/h
Pressure 1009.0hPa rising
Fire Danger 4.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:03 EST
Sunset sunset
18:48 EST

Nearby Now

Weipa Ap 24.1°C
Lockhart River Ap 23.4°C
Coen Ap 25.8°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Horn Island

48-hour forecast

12am

Mostly clear
28°C

3am

Mostly clear
27°C

6am

Mostly clear
26°C

9am

Mostly clear
30°C

Peninsula Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Horn Island 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Dec 15
Sat
Dec 16
Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18
Tue
Dec 19
Wed
Dec 20
Thu
Dec 21

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible thunderstorm

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible thunderstorm
Maximum 33°C 33°C 33°C 33°C 33°C 33°C 33°C
Minimum 26°C 27°C 27°C 27°C 27°C 27°C 27°C
Chance of Rain 10% 20% 20% 50% 20% 50% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index
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 17
km/h
23
km/h
17
km/h
23
km/h
17
km/h
21
km/h
13
km/h
13
km/h
13
km/h
13
km/h
12
km/h
14
km/h
17
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction SE 17km/h
SE
ESE 23km/h
ESE
SE 17km/h
SE
E 23km/h
E
ESE 17km/h
ESE
E 21km/h
E
SSE 13km/h
SSE
ESE 13km/h
ESE
SSE 13km/h
SSE
E 13km/h
E
SSE 12km/h
SSE
ESE 14km/h
ESE
SSE 17km/h
SSE
SE 18km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 68% 60% 63% 58% 61% 56% 66% 61% 65% 61% 65% 60% 67% 63%
Dew Point 24°C 23°C 23°C 24°C 23°C 23°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 25°C

Horn Island Sun & Moon Times

Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
-
sunrise
-
sunset
-
last light
-
moon
set
Sat 17:10 EST
rise
Sun 05:08 EST
moon
Mon
Dec 18
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9

Horn Island Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Dec 15
27°C 33°C 0.0mm
Thu
Dec 14
26°C 33°C 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 13
26.8°C 33°C 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 12
26.3°C 33.5°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 11
27.1°C 33.3°C 0.0mm

Horn Island Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
1878.4mm
139.5 Day(s)
Total For 2017
1859.4mm
162 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
975.8mm
118 Day(s)
Wettest Day
143.8mm
Apr 23
Lowest Temperature
21.3°C
Aug 25
Highest Temperature
34.2°C
Dec 1

Horn Island Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
22.4°C
8th
Lowest On Record
20.3°C
7th 2002
Average This Month
25.5°C
-0.3°C
Long-term Average
25.8°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
34.2°C
1st
Highest On Record
37.9°C
8th 2002
Average This Month
33.2°C
+1.3°C
Long-term Average
31.9°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
17.2mm
5th
Total This Month
28.0mm
3 Day(s)
Long-term Average
196.0mm
13.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
707.2mm
2000
Driest On Record
0.4mm
1997
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