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Horn Island Forecast

Tonight 27°C
Tomorrow 32°C
possible_shower

Now

29.2°C falling
Updated at 18:30 EST

Peninsula for Friday Mostly clear. The slight (20%) chance of a shower or thunderstorm. Winds E/NE 15 to 25 km/h.
Saturday Mostly sunny. Medium (50%) chance of showers north of Weipa, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming E 15 to 25 km/h in the morning.

Currently at Horn Island

24-hour graph
Temperature 29.2°C falling
Dew Point 23.4°C rising
Feels Like 33.4°C
Relative Humidity 71%
Wind icon
E 24km/h steady
Wind Gusts 30km/h
Pressure 1006.8hPa rising
Fire Danger 5.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / 0.0mm

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:01 EST
Sunset sunset
18:45 EST

Nearby Now

Weipa Ap 30.8°C
Lockhart River Ap 28.4°C
Coen Ap 29.3°C

Next 12 hours in Horn Island

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly cloudy
29°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
28°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
28°C

6am

Chance shower or storm
27°C

Peninsula Weather Warnings

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Qld - Fri 16:43 EST
Strong Wind Warning for the Following Area: Capricornia Coast

National Forecast

Horn Island 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Dec 9
Sat
Dec 10
Sun
Dec 11
Mon
Dec 12
Tue
Dec 13
Wed
Dec 14
Thu
Dec 15

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Showers

Showers

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 32°C 32°C 32°C 32°C 32°C 32°C 32°C
Minimum 27°C 27°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 26°C
Chance of Rain 80% 70% 60% 60% 80% 70% 80%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 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 27
km/h
29
km/h
20
km/h
23
km/h
23
km/h
29
km/h
22
km/h
23
km/h
16
km/h
18
km/h
13
km/h
21
km/h
15
km/h
21
km/h
Wind Direction SE 27km/h
SE
ESE 29km/h
ESE
ESE 20km/h
ESE
E 23km/h
E
SE 23km/h
SE
SE 29km/h
SE
SE 22km/h
SE
SE 23km/h
SE
SE 16km/h
SE
NNE 18km/h
NNE
ENE 13km/h
ENE
WNW 21km/h
WNW
NE 15km/h
NE
NNW 21km/h
NNW
Relative Humidity 63% 61% 67% 63% 66% 62% 67% 63% 68% 63% 67% 65% 67% 62%
Dew Point 23°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 23°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 23°C 24°C 23°C 25°C 23°C 24°C

Horn Island Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:39 EST
sunrise
06:02 EST
sunset
18:46 EST
last light
19:09 EST
moon
set
Sat 02:23 EST
rise
Sat 14:59 EST
moon
Wed
Dec 14
moon
Wed
Dec 21
moon
Thu
Dec 29
moon
Fri
Jan 6

Coconut Island Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Dec 9
27.2°C 37°C 0.0mm
Thu
Dec 8
26.9°C 36.2°C 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 7
27.3°C 35.7°C 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 6
26.2°C 35.7°C 0.2mm
Mon
Dec 5
27.0°C 35.4°C 0.0mm

Coconut Island Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
1489.7mm
145.6 Day(s)
Total For 2016
1097.6mm
145 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
1387.8mm
100 Day(s)
Wettest Day
181.4mm
Feb 13
Lowest Temperature
22.8°C
Aug 13
Highest Temperature
37.0°C
Dec 9

Coconut Island Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
25.8°C
3rd
Lowest On Record
22.0°C
3rd 1997
Average This Month
26.6°C
+0.6°C
Long-term Average
26.0°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
37.0°C
9th
Highest On Record
37.3°C
15th 2008
Average This Month
35.6°C
+2.5°C
Long-term Average
33.1°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.2mm
6th
Total This Month
0.2mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
167.9mm
12.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
372.6mm
1998
Driest On Record
1.8mm
2004
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