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Horn Island Forecast

Today 31°C
Tonight 25°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

29.1°C rising
Updated at 08:50 EST

Peninsula for Wednesday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. The chance of thunderstorms, with possible heavy falls in the late morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 30s.

Currently at Horn Island

24-hour graph
Temperature 29.1°C rising
Dew Point 23.8°C steady
Feels Like 33.5°C
Relative Humidity 73%
Wind icon
NW 7km/h falling
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure 1012.1hPa steady
Fire Danger 3.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:25 EST
Sunset sunset
19:02 EST

Nearby Now

Lockhart River Ap 28.2°C
Coen Ap 28.5°C
Kowanyama Ap 28.3°C

Next 12 hours in Horn Island

48-hour forecast

12pm

Shower. Chance storm
30°C

3pm

Chance shower or storm
31°C

6pm

Chance shower or storm
29°C

9pm

Chance shower or storm
28°C

Peninsula Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Horn Island 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Jan 25
Thu
Jan 26
Fri
Jan 27
Sat
Jan 28
Sun
Jan 29
Mon
Jan 30
Tue
Jan 31

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower
Maximum 31°C 31°C 31°C 31°C 31°C 31°C 31°C
Minimum 26°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 70% 50% 70% 80% 90%
Rain Amount 10-20mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 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 6
km/h
8
km/h
6
km/h
9
km/h
4
km/h
6
km/h
7
km/h
8
km/h
10
km/h
11
km/h
9
km/h
10
km/h
9
km/h
14
km/h
Wind Direction WSW 6km/h
WSW
W 8km/h
W
SW 6km/h
SW
WSW 9km/h
WSW
SSW 4km/h
SSW
N 6km/h
N
SE 7km/h
SE
E 8km/h
E
SE 10km/h
SE
E 11km/h
E
S 9km/h
S
WSW 10km/h
WSW
W 9km/h
W
NW 14km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 85% 74% 85% 74% 83% 74% 83% 73% 85% 75% 88% 75% 86% 78%
Dew Point 26°C 26°C 25°C 26°C 25°C 26°C 25°C 26°C 25°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 27°C

Horn Island Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:02 EST
sunrise
06:25 EST
sunset
19:02 EST
last light
19:24 EST
moon
set
Wed 16:43 EST
rise
Thu 04:39 EST
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11
moon
Sun
Feb 19

Horn Island Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Jan 24
23.3°C 30°C 48.2mm
Mon
Jan 23
24.0°C 29.2°C 24.4mm
Sun
Jan 22
24.2°C 29.6°C 69.6mm
Sat
Jan 21
26.3°C 30.2°C 0.2mm
Fri
Jan 20
24.5°C 31.1°C 12.4mm

Horn Island Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
431.8mm
22.1 Day(s)
Total For 2017
367.8mm
20 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
7.8mm
6 Day(s)
Wettest Day
77.6mm
Jan 12
Lowest Temperature
23.3°C
Jan 24
Highest Temperature
32.1°C
Jan 19

Horn Island Almanac

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January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
23.3°C
24th
Lowest On Record
22.4°C
24th 2011
Average This Month
25.1°C
+0.0°C
Long-term Average
25.1°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
32.1°C
19th
Highest On Record
36.7°C
10th 1998
Average This Month
30.7°C
-0.1°C
Long-term Average
30.8°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
77.6mm
12th
Total This Month
367.8mm
20 Day(s)
Long-term Average
431.8mm
22.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
701.6mm
2010
Driest On Record
136.8mm
1998
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Weather News

Wet weather sees Mount Todd gold mine owned by Vista Gold discharging contaminated water into Edith River

09:24 EDT

A gold mine north of Katherine has started deliberately discharging contaminated water into a river due to the heavy rainfall in the area.

Outback pilots deliver goods to remote NT communities and check properties as wet weather continues

18:19 EDT

Aircraft companies are flat out dropping off food and supplies to Northern Territory communities stranded by continuing wet weather.

NT weather: Crocs, floods, and food drops as Top End residents brace for more heavy rainfall

17:37 EDT

The Katherine River is set to flood as an active monsoon trough causes heavy rains and squally showers across the Northern Territory, registering the wettest day in five years.