Fairfax Media Network

Horn Island Weather


Horn Island Forecast

This morning 26°C
Today 31°C
possible_shower

Now

27.3°C steady
Updated at 06:40 EST

Peninsula for Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the late morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm during this afternoon and evening. Winds E 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 30.

Currently at Horn Island

24-hour graph
Temperature 27.3°C steady
Dew Point 24.9°C rising
Feels Like 31.2°C
Relative Humidity 87%
Wind icon
E 11km/h steady
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure 1012.4hPa rising
Fire Danger 2.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

more
Sunrise sunrise
06:41 EST
Sunset sunset
18:15 EST

Nearby Now

Weipa Ap 22.6°C
Lockhart River Ap -
Coen Ap 20.5°C

Next 12 hours in Horn Island

48-hour forecast

9am

Chance shower or storm
29°C

12pm

Slight chance storm
31°C

3pm

Slight chance storm
31°C

6pm

Slight chance storm
29°C

Peninsula Weather Warnings

view all
Qld - Thu 04:45 EST
Strong Wind Warning for Sunshine Coast Waters and Gold Coast Waters

Queensland Weather Update

This video is updated each morning and afternoon.

Horn Island 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
May 26
Fri
May 27
Sat
May 28
Sun
May 29
Mon
May 30
Tue
May 31
Wed
Jun 1

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 31°C 31°C 31°C 31°C 31°C 31°C 31°C
Minimum 26°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 26°C
Chance of Rain 70% 80% 30% 40% 50% 80% 80%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index Very High Very High Very High Very High Very High
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 14
km/h
20
km/h
14
km/h
18
km/h
19
km/h
22
km/h
22
km/h
28
km/h
27
km/h
34
km/h
30
km/h
36
km/h
31
km/h
35
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 14km/h
ESE
ESE 20km/h
ESE
ESE 14km/h
ESE
ESE 18km/h
ESE
ESE 19km/h
ESE
E 22km/h
E
ESE 22km/h
ESE
ESE 28km/h
ESE
ESE 27km/h
ESE
ESE 34km/h
ESE
ESE 30km/h
ESE
ESE 36km/h
ESE
ESE 31km/h
ESE
ESE 35km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 81% 74% 81% 73% 80% 69% 77% 67% 76% 68% 77% 69% 78% 69%
Dew Point 26°C 26°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 25°C

Horn Island Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:18 EST
sunrise
06:41 EST
sunset
18:15 EST
last light
18:37 EST
moon
set
Thu 10:01 EST
rise
Thu 22:00 EST
moon
Sun
May 29
moon
Sun
Jun 5
moon
Sun
Jun 12
moon
Mon
Jun 20

Horn Island Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
May 25
26.2°C 30°C 0.0mm
Tue
May 24
24.9°C 30.1°C 12.2mm
Mon
May 23
26.9°C 30.5°C 0.4mm
Sun
May 22
24.2°C 31.0°C 71.6mm
Sat
May 21
27.6°C 28.3°C 0.0mm

Horn Island Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
1612.1mm
90.3 Day(s)
Total For 2016
844.0mm
66 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
1489.4mm
80 Day(s)
Wettest Day
134.4mm
Feb 13
Lowest Temperature
23.2°C
Feb 7
Highest Temperature
33.8°C
Jan 22

Horn Island Almanac

full climatology
May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
24.2°C
22nd
Lowest On Record
17.7°C
23rd 2009
Average This Month
26.4°C
+1.7°C
Long-term Average
24.7°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
32.2°C
15th
Highest On Record
32.1°C
9th 2013
Average This Month
31.1°C
+1.1°C
Long-term Average
30.0°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
71.6mm
22nd
Total This Month
93.6mm
11 Day(s)
Long-term Average
72.6mm
10.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
318.0mm
1996
Driest On Record
0.6mm
1997
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Will Australia have a bumper ski season?

05:24 EST

The Australian snow season is a fickle beast and this year will be no different, but there should be great joy in the end.

Wet week for NSW

20:12 EST

Three rain-bearing systems will traverse New South Wales within the next seven days, rounding out a bumper May.

Big surf closes beaches across Sydney, NSW

18:13 EST

Surf lifesavers have issued a warning to beachgoers as a large swell closes stretches of the New South Wales coastline.