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Horn Island Forecast

Today 31°C
Tonight 25°C
possible_shower

Now

30.1°C rising
Updated at 11:20 EST

Peninsula for Tuesday Mostly sunny. Slight chance of a shower. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 30s.

Currently at Horn Island

24-hour graph
Temperature 30.1°C rising
Dew Point 23.5°C rising
Feels Like 34.6°C
Relative Humidity 67%
Wind icon
SE 29km/h steady
Wind Gusts 33km/h
Pressure 1010.3hPa falling
Fire Danger 6.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:35 EST
Sunset sunset
18:23 EST

Nearby Now

Weipa Ap 29.6°C
Coen Ap 28.5°C
Kowanyama Ap 30.0°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Horn Island

48-hour forecast

12pm

Clear
30°C

3pm

Mostly clear
29°C

6pm

Mostly clear
28°C

9pm

Mostly clear
26°C

Peninsula Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Horn Island 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Apr 24
Wed
Apr 25
Thu
Apr 26
Fri
Apr 27
Sat
Apr 28
Sun
Apr 29
Mon
Apr 30

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 31°C 31°C 31°C 31°C 31°C 31°C 31°C
Minimum 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C
Chance of Rain 30% 20% 20% 20% 20% 80% 50%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
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 23
km/h
28
km/h
24
km/h
29
km/h
24
km/h
28
km/h
22
km/h
26
km/h
22
km/h
29
km/h
26
km/h
30
km/h
24
km/h
28
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 23km/h
SSE
SE 28km/h
SE
SE 24km/h
SE
SE 29km/h
SE
SE 24km/h
SE
ESE 28km/h
ESE
SE 22km/h
SE
ESE 26km/h
ESE
SE 22km/h
SE
ESE 29km/h
ESE
SE 26km/h
SE
ESE 30km/h
ESE
SE 24km/h
SE
ESE 28km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 75% 68% 76% 70% 76% 68% 73% 65% 70% 63% 73% 67% 75% 70%
Dew Point 23°C 23°C 24°C 25°C 24°C 24°C 23°C 24°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 24°C 24°C 25°C

Horn Island Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:14 EST
sunrise
06:35 EST
sunset
18:23 EST
last light
18:44 EST
moon
rise
Tue 14:07 EST
set
Wed 02:10 EST
moon
Mon
Apr 30
moon
Tue
May 8
moon
Tue
May 15
moon
Tue
May 22

Horn Island Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Apr 24
25°C - 0.0mm
Mon
Apr 23
26.5°C 31°C 0.0mm
Sun
Apr 22
26.0°C 31.4°C 0.0mm
Sat
Apr 21
26.6°C 31.5°C 0.2mm
Fri
Apr 20
26.1°C 31.5°C 2.6mm

Horn Island Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
1510.2mm
79.0 Day(s)
Total For 2018
1366.2mm
71 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
1613.0mm
93 Day(s)
Wettest Day
107.2mm
Feb 2
Lowest Temperature
22.4°C
Feb 3
Highest Temperature
33.7°C
Jan 2

Horn Island Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
23.3°C
5th
Lowest On Record
21.1°C
5th 2012
Average This Month
25.8°C
+0.5°C
Long-term Average
25.3°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
32.1°C
17th
Highest On Record
33.9°C
6th 2003
Average This Month
31.0°C
+0.4°C
Long-term Average
30.6°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
52.8mm
5th
Total This Month
150.2mm
9 Day(s)
Long-term Average
255.3mm
15.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
726.2mm
1999
Driest On Record
6.0mm
1997
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