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Horn Island Forecast

This morning 25°C
Today 30°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

25.3°C falling
Updated at 07:20 EST

Peninsula for Tuesday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers north of Coen, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm north of Coen. Winds E 20 to 30 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures 29 to 34.

Currently at Horn Island

24-hour graph
Temperature 25.3°C falling
Dew Point 25.6°C falling
Feels Like 25.3°C
Relative Humidity -
Wind icon
SSE 25km/h rising
Wind Gusts 31km/h
Pressure 1010.6hPa rising
Fire Danger -
Rain since 9am/last hr 28.2mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:35 EST
Sunset sunset
18:22 EST

Nearby Now

Weipa Ap 25.1°C
Lockhart River Ap 24.3°C
Coen Ap 25.4°C

Next 12 hours in Horn Island

48-hour forecast

9am

Chance shower or storm
28°C

12pm

Shower. Chance storm
30°C

3pm

Chance shower or storm
29°C

6pm

Chance shower or storm
28°C

Peninsula Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Horn Island 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Apr 25
Wed
Apr 26
Thu
Apr 27
Fri
Apr 28
Sat
Apr 29
Sun
Apr 30
Mon
May 1

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 30°C 30°C 31°C 31°C 30°C 30°C 30°C
Minimum 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 70% 70% 80% 70% 50%
Rain Amount 20-40mm 10-20mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme 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 26
km/h
25
km/h
23
km/h
24
km/h
21
km/h
22
km/h
19
km/h
23
km/h
23
km/h
27
km/h
24
km/h
25
km/h
20
km/h
19
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 26km/h
ESE
ESE 25km/h
ESE
ESE 23km/h
ESE
ESE 24km/h
ESE
SE 21km/h
SE
SE 22km/h
SE
SE 19km/h
SE
SE 23km/h
SE
SE 23km/h
SE
ESE 27km/h
ESE
SE 24km/h
SE
SE 25km/h
SE
SE 20km/h
SE
ESE 19km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 95% 88% 93% 86% 93% 82% 90% 81% 90% 82% 88% 79% 87% 77%
Dew Point 27°C 27°C 27°C 27°C 27°C 27°C 26°C 27°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 25°C 25°C 25°C

Horn Island Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:14 EST
sunrise
06:35 EST
sunset
18:22 EST
last light
18:44 EST
moon
set
Tue 17:28 EST
rise
Wed 06:05 EST
moon
Wed
Apr 26
moon
Wed
May 3
moon
Thu
May 11
moon
Fri
May 19

Horn Island Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Apr 24
24.2°C 29°C 26.2mm
Sun
Apr 23
23.3°C 27.7°C 143.8mm
Sat
Apr 22
24.4°C 27.4°C 36.6mm
Fri
Apr 21
24.9°C 28.3°C 2.6mm
Thu
Apr 20
24.9°C 30.5°C 12.6mm

Horn Island Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
1539.5mm
79.5 Day(s)
Total For 2017
1613.0mm
93 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
731.2mm
52 Day(s)
Wettest Day
143.8mm
Apr 23
Lowest Temperature
23.3°C
Jan 24
Highest Temperature
32.7°C
Mar 19

Horn Island Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
23.3°C
23rd
Lowest On Record
21.1°C
5th 2012
Average This Month
25.3°C
+0.1°C
Long-term Average
25.2°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
31.8°C
2nd
Highest On Record
33.9°C
6th 2003
Average This Month
30.5°C
+0.0°C
Long-term Average
30.5°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
143.8mm
23rd
Total This Month
453.4mm
22 Day(s)
Long-term Average
250.6mm
15.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
726.2mm
1999
Driest On Record
6.0mm
1997
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