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Horn Island Forecast

Today 32°C
Tonight 25°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

27.9°C rising
Updated at 10:20 EST

Peninsula for Friday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers north of Coen, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm with possible heavy falls. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 30s.

Currently at Horn Island

24-hour graph
Temperature 27.9°C rising
Dew Point 27.9°C rising
Feels Like 35.2°C
Relative Humidity 100%
Wind icon
NW 18km/h rising
Wind Gusts 22km/h
Pressure 1009.3hPa steady
Fire Danger 1.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:31 EST
Sunset sunset
18:59 EST

Nearby Now

Weipa Ap 30.4°C
Lockhart River Ap 27.8°C
Coen Ap 29.9°C

Next 12 hours in Horn Island

48-hour forecast

12pm

Chance shower or storm
32°C

3pm

Chance shower or storm
31°C

6pm

Shower. Chance storm
30°C

9pm

Shower. Chance storm
28°C

Peninsula Weather Warnings

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Horn Island 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Feb 12
Sat
Feb 13
Sun
Feb 14
Mon
Feb 15
Tue
Feb 16
Wed
Feb 17
Thu
Feb 18

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Clearing shower

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower
Maximum 32°C 31°C 32°C 32°C 33°C 33°C 33°C
Minimum 26°C 25°C 26°C 26°C 27°C 26°C 27°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 80% 80% 60% 70% 80%
Rain Amount 40-80mm 20-40mm 10-20mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 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 21
km/h
26
km/h
16
km/h
16
km/h
10
km/h
14
km/h
13
km/h
13
km/h
13
km/h
22
km/h
21
km/h
28
km/h
25
km/h
28
km/h
Wind Direction W 21km/h
W
WNW 26km/h
WNW
W 16km/h
W
W 16km/h
W
ENE 10km/h
ENE
ENE 14km/h
ENE
NE 13km/h
NE
NNW 13km/h
NNW
W 13km/h
W
WNW 22km/h
WNW
WNW 21km/h
WNW
NW 28km/h
NW
NW 25km/h
NW
WNW 28km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 86% 72% 88% 71% 80% 61% 79% 62% 76% 60% 81% 62% 80% 65%
Dew Point 27°C 26°C 26°C 25°C 25°C 24°C 25°C 24°C 26°C 25°C 26°C 25°C 27°C 25°C

Horn Island Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:09 EST
sunrise
06:31 EST
sunset
18:59 EST
last light
19:21 EST
moon
set
Fri 22:00 EST
rise
Sat 10:37 EST
moon
Mon
Feb 15
moon
Tue
Feb 23
moon
Wed
Mar 2
moon
Wed
Mar 9

Horn Island Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Feb 12
25°C - 79mm
Thu
Feb 11
24.7°C 32°C 45.2mm
Wed
Feb 10
27.1°C 30.2°C 0.0mm
Tue
Feb 9
25.6°C 32.1°C 0.0mm
Mon
Feb 8
25.3°C 32.7°C 0.0mm

Horn Island Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
909.6mm
43.4 Day(s)
Total For 2016
215.0mm
18 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
788.0mm
33 Day(s)
Wettest Day
79.0mm
Feb 12
Lowest Temperature
23.2°C
Feb 7
Highest Temperature
33.8°C
Jan 22

Horn Island Almanac

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February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
23.2°C
7th
Lowest On Record
21.1°C
9th 2007
Average This Month
25.6°C
+0.6°C
Long-term Average
25.0°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
33.0°C
2nd
Highest On Record
35.4°C
2nd 2003
Average This Month
31.6°C
+1.1°C
Long-term Average
30.5°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
79.0mm
12th
Total This Month
157.0mm
7 Day(s)
Long-term Average
477.8mm
21.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
878.6mm
2004
Driest On Record
193.6mm
2005
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