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Horn Island Forecast

This morning 27°C
Today 32°C
possible_shower

Now

28.0°C steady
Updated at 02:20 EST

Peninsula for Tuesday Mostly clear. Winds E/NE 20 to 30 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.
Wednesday Mostly sunny. Medium (40%) chance of showers near the east coast, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 20 km/h early in the morning then tending E/NE 20 to 30 km/h in the morning.

Currently at Horn Island

24-hour graph
Temperature 28.0°C steady
Dew Point 23.4°C rising
Feels Like 31.5°C
Relative Humidity 76%
Wind icon
ESE 24km/h rising
Wind Gusts 30km/h
Pressure 1007.6hPa falling
Fire Danger 4.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:01 EST
Sunset sunset
18:44 EST

Nearby Now

Lockhart River Ap 26.7°C
Weipa Ap 25.7°C
Coen Ap 24.6°C

Next 12 hours in Horn Island

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly cloudy
27°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
27°C

9am

Mostly cloudy
30°C

12pm

Mostly clear
32°C

Peninsula Weather Warnings

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Qld - Tue 22:00 EST
Strong Wind Warning for the Following Areas: Sunshine Coast Waters, Moreton Bay and Gold Coast Waters

National Forecast

Horn Island 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Dec 7
Thu
Dec 8
Fri
Dec 9
Sat
Dec 10
Sun
Dec 11
Mon
Dec 12
Tue
Dec 13

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 32°C 33°C 33°C 32°C 32°C 31°C 31°C
Minimum 27°C 28°C 28°C 27°C 26°C 26°C 26°C
Chance of Rain 70% 80% 60% 90% 70% 90% 90%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm 5-10mm 5-10mm 5-10mm 5-10mm 5-10mm
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 28
km/h
30
km/h
29
km/h
32
km/h
28
km/h
30
km/h
22
km/h
26
km/h
26
km/h
28
km/h
26
km/h
28
km/h
27
km/h
27
km/h
Wind Direction SE 28km/h
SE
ESE 30km/h
ESE
ESE 29km/h
ESE
ESE 32km/h
ESE
ESE 28km/h
ESE
ESE 30km/h
ESE
SE 22km/h
SE
ESE 26km/h
ESE
ESE 26km/h
ESE
ESE 28km/h
ESE
ESE 26km/h
ESE
ESE 28km/h
ESE
ESE 27km/h
ESE
ESE 27km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 64% 61% 65% 63% 65% 62% 68% 64% 67% 64% 67% 63% 68% 63%
Dew Point 23°C 24°C 24°C 25°C 24°C 25°C 24°C 25°C 23°C 24°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 23°C

Horn Island Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:38 EST
sunrise
06:01 EST
sunset
18:44 EST
last light
19:07 EST
moon
rise
Wed 12:15 EST
set
Thu 00:49 EST
moon
Wed
Dec 14
moon
Wed
Dec 21
moon
Thu
Dec 29
moon
Fri
Jan 6

Coconut Island Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Dec 6
26.2°C 36°C 0.2mm
Mon
Dec 5
27.0°C 35.4°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 4
26.4°C 35.8°C 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 3
25.8°C 35.3°C 0.0mm
Fri
Dec 2
26.3°C 34.5°C 0.0mm

Coconut Island Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
1489.7mm
145.6 Day(s)
Total For 2016
1097.6mm
145 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
1387.8mm
100 Day(s)
Wettest Day
181.4mm
Feb 13
Lowest Temperature
22.8°C
Aug 13
Highest Temperature
36.6°C
Jan 20

Coconut Island Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
25.8°C
3rd
Lowest On Record
22.0°C
3rd 1997
Average This Month
26.3°C
+0.3°C
Long-term Average
26.0°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
36.0°C
6th
Highest On Record
37.3°C
15th 2008
Average This Month
35.3°C
+2.2°C
Long-term Average
33.1°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.2mm
6th
Total This Month
0.2mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
167.9mm
12.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
372.6mm
1998
Driest On Record
1.8mm
2004
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15:50 EDT

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