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Horn Island Forecast

Tonight 26°C
Tomorrow 32°C
possible_shower

Now

27.5°C rising
Updated at 22:50 EST

Peninsula for Tuesday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower, mostly in the west. Light winds.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Patchy fog in the early morning. Medium (40%) chance of showers north of Weipa, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming E 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late afternoon.

Currently at Horn Island

24-hour graph
Temperature 27.5°C rising
Dew Point 24.9°C rising
Feels Like 31.7°C
Relative Humidity 86%
Wind icon
ESE 16km/h steady
Wind Gusts 20km/h
Pressure 1012.5hPa steady
Fire Danger 2.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:36 EST
Sunset sunset
18:19 EST

Nearby Now

Lockhart River Ap 23.7°C
Weipa Ap 25.7°C
Coen Ap 24.6°C

Next 12 hours in Horn Island

48-hour forecast

12am

Slight chance storm
27°C

3am

Slight chance storm
26°C

6am

Mostly clear
26°C

9am

Mostly clear
29°C

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Horn Island 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
May 3
Wed
May 4
Thu
May 5
Fri
May 6
Sat
May 7
Sun
May 8
Mon
May 9

Sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Clearing shower

Late shower
Maximum 31°C 32°C 32°C 32°C 32°C 32°C 31°C
Minimum 27°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 26°C
Chance of Rain 60% 80% 70% 60% 50% 60% 60%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme 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
16
km/h
25
km/h
23
km/h
32
km/h
25
km/h
33
km/h
25
km/h
30
km/h
22
km/h
27
km/h
18
km/h
24
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 16km/h
ESE
E 22km/h
E
ESE 16km/h
ESE
ESE 25km/h
ESE
ESE 23km/h
ESE
ESE 32km/h
ESE
ESE 25km/h
ESE
ESE 33km/h
ESE
ESE 25km/h
ESE
E 30km/h
E
E 22km/h
E
E 27km/h
E
ESE 18km/h
ESE
E 24km/h
E
Relative Humidity 79% 71% 78% 72% 78% 70% 78% 72% 77% 72% 78% 71% 79% 72%
Dew Point 25°C 25°C 25°C 26°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 26°C 25°C 26°C 25°C 26°C 25°C 25°C

Horn Island Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:15 EST
sunrise
06:36 EST
sunset
18:19 EST
last light
18:41 EST
moon
rise
Wed 03:47 EST
set
Wed 16:12 EST
moon
Sat
May 7
moon
Sat
May 14
moon
Sun
May 22
moon
Sun
May 29

Coconut Island Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
May 3
26.5°C 33°C 0.2mm
Mon
May 2
26.9°C 33.5°C 0.2mm
Sun
May 1
26.1°C 32.6°C 3.8mm
Sat
Apr 30
24.2°C 32.5°C 70.6mm
Fri
Apr 29
27.0°C 33.2°C 0.0mm

Coconut Island Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
1170.7mm
79.8 Day(s)
Total For 2016
875.4mm
61 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
1265.6mm
58 Day(s)
Wettest Day
181.4mm
Feb 13
Lowest Temperature
24.2°C
Feb 13
Highest Temperature
36.6°C
Jan 20

Coconut Island Almanac

full climatology
May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
26.1°C
1st
Lowest On Record
20.2°C
24th 2009
Average This Month
26.5°C
+1.1°C
Long-term Average
25.4°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
33.5°C
2nd
Highest On Record
34.7°C
27th 2014
Average This Month
33.0°C
+1.9°C
Long-term Average
31.1°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
3.8mm
1st
Total This Month
4.2mm
3 Day(s)
Long-term Average
80.5mm
13.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
380.4mm
2006
Driest On Record
0.0mm
2000
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