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Horn Island Forecast

Today 31°C
Tonight 25°C
thunderstorms

Now

26.6°C rising
Updated at 09:20 EST

Peninsula for Saturday Mostly sunny. High (70%) chance of showers north of Weipa, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 30s.

Currently at Horn Island

24-hour graph
Temperature 26.6°C rising
Dew Point 26.6°C rising
Feels Like 30.4°C
Relative Humidity 100%
Wind icon
NNW 18km/h rising
Wind Gusts 24km/h
Pressure 1009.1hPa rising
Fire Danger 1.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 134.4mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:31 EST
Sunset sunset
18:59 EST

Nearby Now

Weipa Ap 28.6°C
Lockhart River Ap 27.2°C
Coen Ap 28.7°C

Next 12 hours in Horn Island

48-hour forecast

12pm

Chance shower or storm
31°C

3pm

Heavy shower
31°C

6pm

Shower
29°C

9pm

Shower
27°C

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Horn Island 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Feb 13
Sun
Feb 14
Mon
Feb 15
Tue
Feb 16
Wed
Feb 17
Thu
Feb 18
Fri
Feb 19

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storms

Possible thunderstorm

Clearing shower

Possible thunderstorm

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Maximum 31°C 32°C 33°C 33°C 33°C 33°C 33°C
Minimum 26°C 25°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 27°C
Chance of Rain 90% 50% 80% 60% 60% 80% 50%
Rain Amount 10-20mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
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 13
km/h
10
km/h
13
km/h
15
km/h
10
km/h
15
km/h
13
km/h
21
km/h
24
km/h
28
km/h
20
km/h
25
km/h
18
km/h
23
km/h
Wind Direction W 13km/h
W
WNW 10km/h
WNW
ENE 13km/h
ENE
ENE 15km/h
ENE
ENE 10km/h
ENE
NNW 15km/h
NNW
WNW 13km/h
WNW
NW 21km/h
NW
NW 24km/h
NW
NW 28km/h
NW
WNW 20km/h
WNW
WNW 25km/h
WNW
WNW 18km/h
WNW
WNW 23km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 86% 72% 84% 62% 77% 57% 78% 64% 84% 65% 80% 65% 79% 62%
Dew Point 26°C 25°C 25°C 24°C 25°C 24°C 26°C 25°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 25°C

Horn Island Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:10 EST
sunrise
06:31 EST
sunset
18:59 EST
last light
19:21 EST
moon
rise
Sat 10:37 EST
set
Sat 22:50 EST
moon
Mon
Feb 15
moon
Tue
Feb 23
moon
Wed
Mar 2
moon
Wed
Mar 9

Horn Island Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Feb 12
25.1°C 29°C 79.0mm
Thu
Feb 11
24.7°C 31.9°C 45.2mm
Wed
Feb 10
27.1°C 30.2°C 0.0mm
Tue
Feb 9
25.6°C 32.1°C 0.0mm
Mon
Feb 8
25.3°C 32.7°C 0.0mm

Horn Island Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
909.6mm
43.4 Day(s)
Total For 2016
215.0mm
18 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
792.8mm
34 Day(s)
Wettest Day
79.0mm
Feb 12
Lowest Temperature
23.2°C
Feb 7
Highest Temperature
33.8°C
Jan 22

Horn Island Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
23.2°C
7th
Lowest On Record
21.1°C
9th 2007
Average This Month
25.6°C
+0.6°C
Long-term Average
25.0°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
33.0°C
2nd
Highest On Record
35.4°C
2nd 2003
Average This Month
31.4°C
+0.9°C
Long-term Average
30.5°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
79.0mm
12th
Total This Month
157.0mm
7 Day(s)
Long-term Average
477.8mm
21.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
878.6mm
2004
Driest On Record
193.6mm
2005
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