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Horn Island Forecast

Today 29°C
Tonight 23°C
mostly_sunny

Now

25.7°C rising
Updated at 09:20 EST

Peninsula for Tuesday Sunny. Areas of fog south of Palmerville in the early morning. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 28 to 33.

Currently at Horn Island

24-hour graph
Temperature 25.7°C rising
Dew Point 19.1°C rising
Feels Like 26.8°C
Relative Humidity 67%
Wind icon
ESE 27km/h falling
Wind Gusts 30km/h
Pressure 1015.5hPa steady
Fire Danger 5.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:47 EST
Sunset sunset
18:27 EST

Nearby Now

Weipa Ap 24.0°C
Lockhart River Ap 23.4°C
Coen Ap 23.3°C

Next 12 hours in Horn Island

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly clear
28°C

3pm

Mostly clear
29°C

6pm

Mostly clear
26°C

9pm

Mostly clear
25°C

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Horn Island 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Aug 4
Wed
Aug 5
Thu
Aug 6
Fri
Aug 7
Sat
Aug 8
Sun
Aug 9
Mon
Aug 10

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Possible shower
Maximum 29°C 29°C 29°C 29°C 28°C 29°C 29°C
Minimum 23°C 23°C 23°C 22°C 23°C 23°C 22°C
Chance of Rain 50% 40% 40% 50% 10% 60% 50%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Very High Very High Very High Very High 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 16
km/h
22
km/h
15
km/h
28
km/h
29
km/h
36
km/h
29
km/h
36
km/h
28
km/h
34
km/h
25
km/h
31
km/h
25
km/h
30
km/h
Wind Direction SE 16km/h
SE
ESE 22km/h
ESE
SE 15km/h
SE
SE 28km/h
SE
SE 29km/h
SE
SE 36km/h
SE
SE 29km/h
SE
SE 36km/h
SE
SE 28km/h
SE
SE 34km/h
SE
SE 25km/h
SE
SE 31km/h
SE
SE 25km/h
SE
SE 30km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 69% 53% 72% 58% 66% 52% 68% 50% 64% 53% 65% 51% 69% 51%
Dew Point 19°C 19°C 20°C 20°C 19°C 18°C 19°C 18°C 18°C 18°C 19°C 18°C 20°C 18°C

Horn Island Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:25 EST
sunrise
06:47 EST
sunset
18:27 EST
last light
18:49 EST
moon
set
Tue 09:41 EST
rise
Tue 22:11 EST
moon
Fri
Aug 7
moon
Sat
Aug 15
moon
Sun
Aug 23
moon
Sun
Aug 30

Horn Island Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Aug 4
23°C - 0.0mm
Mon
Aug 3
21.5°C 28°C 0.0mm
Sun
Aug 2
22.2°C 28.0°C 7.2mm
Sat
Aug 1
22.7°C 28.5°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jul 31
23.7°C 28.7°C 0.0mm

Horn Island Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
1643.6mm
113.6 Day(s)
Total For 2015
1605.0mm
96 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2014
1749.6mm
114 Day(s)
Wettest Day
126.0mm
Feb 11
Lowest Temperature
19.1°C
Jul 17
Highest Temperature
32.9°C
Jan 1

Horn Island Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
21.5°C
3rd
Lowest On Record
15.3°C
14th 2004
Average This Month
22.4°C
-0.6°C
Long-term Average
23.0°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
28.5°C
1st
Highest On Record
31.7°C
29th 2010
Average This Month
28.2°C
-0.9°C
Long-term Average
29.1°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
7.2mm
2nd
Total This Month
7.2mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
5.3mm
5.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
19.8mm
2010
Driest On Record
0.0mm
2004
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