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Horn Island Forecast

This morning 25°C
Today 30°C
possible_shower

Now

26.2°C steady
Updated at 06:00 EST

Peninsula for Saturday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near and north of Weipa, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 30.

Currently at Horn Island

24-hour graph
Temperature 26.2°C steady
Dew Point 13.7°C steady
Feels Like 26.6°C
Relative Humidity 46%
Wind icon
ESE 20km/h falling
Wind Gusts 28km/h
Pressure 1011.5hPa rising
Fire Danger 9.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:36 EST
Sunset sunset
18:21 EST

Nearby Now

Weipa Ap 21.4°C
Lockhart River Ap 21.0°C
Coen Ap 19.6°C

Next 12 hours in Horn Island

48-hour forecast

9am

Mostly cloudy
28°C

12pm

Mostly cloudy
30°C

3pm

Mostly cloudy
29°C

6pm

Mostly cloudy
28°C

Peninsula Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Horn Island 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Apr 29
Sun
Apr 30
Mon
May 1
Tue
May 2
Wed
May 3
Thu
May 4
Fri
May 5

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 30°C 30°C 30°C 30°C 30°C 29°C 28°C
Minimum 25°C 25°C 25°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 25°C
Chance of Rain 40% 30% 10% 30% 50% 60% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 10-20mm
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 21
km/h
26
km/h
24
km/h
24
km/h
19
km/h
18
km/h
13
km/h
14
km/h
17
km/h
16
km/h
18
km/h
22
km/h
22
km/h
24
km/h
Wind Direction SE 21km/h
SE
ESE 26km/h
ESE
SE 24km/h
SE
SE 24km/h
SE
SE 19km/h
SE
ESE 18km/h
ESE
SE 13km/h
SE
ESE 14km/h
ESE
ESE 17km/h
ESE
ESE 16km/h
ESE
SE 18km/h
SE
ESE 22km/h
ESE
SE 22km/h
SE
ESE 24km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 87% 81% 86% 75% 83% 75% 87% 78% 86% 75% 90% 82% 88% 81%
Dew Point 26°C 26°C 26°C 25°C 25°C 24°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 24°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 24°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
06:14 EST
sunrise
06:36 EST
sunset
18:21 EST
last light
18:42 EST
moon
rise
Sat 09:08 EST
set
Sat 21:08 EST
moon
Wed
May 3
moon
Thu
May 11
moon
Fri
May 19
moon
Fri
May 26

Horn Island Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Apr 28
- 30°C -
Thu
Apr 27
24.8°C - 5.2mm
Wed
Apr 26
23.2°C 28.7°C 44.4mm
Tue
Apr 25
23.4°C 26.9°C 84.4mm
Mon
Apr 24
24.2°C 29.4°C 26.2mm

Horn Island Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
1539.5mm
79.5 Day(s)
Total For 2017
1747.0mm
96 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
750.4mm
55 Day(s)
Wettest Day
143.8mm
Apr 23
Lowest Temperature
23.2°C
Apr 26
Highest Temperature
32.7°C
Mar 19

Horn Island Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
23.2°C
26th
Lowest On Record
21.1°C
5th 2012
Average This Month
25.1°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
30.3°C
-0.2°C
Long-term Average
30.5°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
143.8mm
23rd
Total This Month
587.4mm
25 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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