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Horn Island Forecast

Tonight 26°C
Tomorrow 31°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

28.1°C steady
Updated at 22:20 EST

Peninsula for Monday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers north of Weipa, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds W 20 to 30 km/h.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers north of Weipa, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds W 25 to 35 km/h.

Currently at Horn Island

24-hour graph
Temperature 28.1°C steady
Dew Point 24.9°C steady
Feels Like 32.8°C
Relative Humidity 83%
Wind icon
W 11km/h falling
Wind Gusts 15km/h
Pressure 1009.6hPa steady
Fire Danger 2.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.6mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
06:35 EST
Sunset sunset
18:38 EST

Nearby Now

Weipa Ap 26.9°C
Lockhart River Ap 25.8°C
Coen Ap 26.3°C

Next 12 hours in Horn Island

48-hour forecast

12am

Shower. Chance storm
27°C

3am

Chance shower or storm
26°C

6am

Chance shower or storm
26°C

9am

Chance shower or storm
29°C

Peninsula Weather Warnings

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Qld - Mon 22:00 EST
Coastal Strong Wind/Gale Warning

National Forecast

Horn Island 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Mar 27
Tue
Mar 28
Wed
Mar 29
Thu
Mar 30
Fri
Mar 31
Sat
Apr 1
Sun
Apr 2

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 31°C 31°C 32°C 32°C 32°C 32°C 32°C
Minimum 26°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 26°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 90% 90% 90% 70% 90%
Rain Amount 20-40mm 20-40mm 10-20mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 5-10mm 5-10mm
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 21
km/h
32
km/h
30
km/h
35
km/h
27
km/h
32
km/h
22
km/h
24
km/h
12
km/h
16
km/h
10
km/h
14
km/h
11
km/h
13
km/h
Wind Direction WNW 21km/h
WNW
WNW 32km/h
WNW
WNW 30km/h
WNW
WNW 35km/h
WNW
NW 27km/h
NW
WNW 32km/h
WNW
NNW 22km/h
NNW
NW 24km/h
NW
NW 12km/h
NW
NNW 16km/h
NNW
NNE 10km/h
NNE
N 14km/h
N
E 11km/h
E
ENE 13km/h
ENE
Relative Humidity 91% 79% 89% 81% 89% 78% 88% 78% 82% 73% 83% 74% 85% 73%
Dew Point 28°C 26°C 27°C 28°C 27°C 28°C 27°C 28°C 26°C 27°C 26°C 27°C 26°C 27°C

Horn Island Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:14 EST
sunrise
06:35 EST
sunset
18:37 EST
last light
18:58 EST
moon
rise
Tue 06:27 EST
set
Tue 18:52 EST
moon
Tue
Apr 4
moon
Tue
Apr 11
moon
Wed
Apr 19
moon
Wed
Apr 26

Horn Island Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Mar 27
24.3°C 30°C 66.0mm
Sun
Mar 26
26.8°C 30.0°C 0.0mm
Sat
Mar 25
26.3°C 32.5°C 0.0mm
Fri
Mar 24
26.1°C 32.2°C 0.0mm
Thu
Mar 23
26.2°C 32.0°C 0.0mm

Horn Island Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
1288.9mm
63.7 Day(s)
Total For 2017
1145.0mm
67 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
551.6mm
40 Day(s)
Wettest Day
77.6mm
Jan 12
Lowest Temperature
23.3°C
Jan 24
Highest Temperature
32.7°C
Mar 19

Horn Island Almanac

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March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
24.1°C
18th
Lowest On Record
22.2°C
21st 1997
Average This Month
25.2°C
+0.2°C
Long-term Average
25.0°C
March Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
32.7°C
19th
Highest On Record
34.8°C
24th 2003
Average This Month
31.2°C
+0.8°C
Long-term Average
30.4°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
66.0mm
27th
Total This Month
199.0mm
17 Day(s)
Long-term Average
379.3mm
20.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
579.2mm
2013
Driest On Record
122.8mm
2008
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