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Horn Island Forecast

This morning 27°C
Today 32°C
possible_shower

Now

27.9°C falling
Updated at 02:50 EST

Peninsula for Tuesday Mostly clear. Winds E/NE 20 to 30 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.
Wednesday Mostly sunny. Medium (40%) chance of showers near the east coast, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 20 km/h early in the morning then tending E/NE 20 to 30 km/h in the morning.

Currently at Horn Island

24-hour graph
Temperature 27.9°C falling
Dew Point 22.8°C falling
Feels Like 31.0°C
Relative Humidity 74%
Wind icon
SE 22km/h falling
Wind Gusts 28km/h
Pressure 1007.4hPa falling
Fire Danger 4.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:01 EST
Sunset sunset
18:44 EST

Nearby Now

Weipa Ap 25.2°C
Lockhart River Ap 26.7°C
Coen Ap 24.7°C

Next 12 hours in Horn Island

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly cloudy
27°C

9am

Mostly cloudy
30°C

12pm

Mostly clear
32°C

3pm

Mostly clear
32°C

Peninsula Weather Warnings

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Qld - Tue 22:00 EST
Strong Wind Warning for the Following Areas: Sunshine Coast Waters, Moreton Bay and Gold Coast Waters

National Forecast

Horn Island 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Dec 7
Thu
Dec 8
Fri
Dec 9
Sat
Dec 10
Sun
Dec 11
Mon
Dec 12
Tue
Dec 13

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 32°C 33°C 33°C 32°C 32°C 31°C 31°C
Minimum 27°C 28°C 28°C 27°C 26°C 26°C 26°C
Chance of Rain 70% 80% 60% 90% 90% 90% 90%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm 5-10mm 5-10mm 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 28
km/h
30
km/h
29
km/h
32
km/h
28
km/h
30
km/h
22
km/h
26
km/h
26
km/h
28
km/h
26
km/h
28
km/h
27
km/h
27
km/h
Wind Direction SE 28km/h
SE
ESE 30km/h
ESE
ESE 29km/h
ESE
ESE 32km/h
ESE
ESE 28km/h
ESE
ESE 30km/h
ESE
SE 22km/h
SE
ESE 26km/h
ESE
ESE 26km/h
ESE
ESE 28km/h
ESE
ESE 26km/h
ESE
ESE 28km/h
ESE
ESE 27km/h
ESE
ESE 27km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 64% 61% 65% 63% 65% 62% 68% 64% 67% 64% 67% 63% 68% 63%
Dew Point 23°C 24°C 24°C 25°C 24°C 25°C 24°C 25°C 23°C 24°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 23°C

Horn Island Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:38 EST
sunrise
06:01 EST
sunset
18:44 EST
last light
19:07 EST
moon
rise
Wed 12:15 EST
set
Thu 00:49 EST
moon
Wed
Dec 14
moon
Wed
Dec 21
moon
Thu
Dec 29
moon
Fri
Jan 6

Horn Island Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Dec 6
27.1°C 33°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 5
27.8°C 33.9°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 4
26.4°C 33.0°C 0.4mm
Sat
Dec 3
26.9°C 32.6°C 0.0mm
Fri
Dec 2
26.8°C 32.8°C 0.0mm

Horn Island Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
1907.1mm
140.5 Day(s)
Total For 2016
906.6mm
113 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
1613.6mm
107 Day(s)
Wettest Day
134.4mm
Feb 13
Lowest Temperature
18.1°C
Jun 7
Highest Temperature
33.9°C
Dec 5

Horn Island Almanac

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December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
25.1°C
1st
Lowest On Record
20.3°C
7th 2002
Average This Month
26.7°C
+0.9°C
Long-term Average
25.8°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
33.9°C
5th
Highest On Record
37.9°C
8th 2002
Average This Month
32.9°C
+1.0°C
Long-term Average
31.9°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.4mm
4th
Total This Month
0.4mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
189.3mm
13.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
707.2mm
2000
Driest On Record
0.4mm
1997
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Weather News

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15:52 EDT

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Hot and stormy start to summer in NSW

15:50 EDT

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