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Horn Island Forecast

Today 31°C
Tonight 26°C
thunderstorms

Now

23.6°C rising
Updated at 10:50 EST

Peninsula for Monday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. Thunderstorms likely, with possible heavy falls in the late morning and afternoon. Winds NW/NE 15 to 25 km/h tending E/NE in the morning then tending NW/NE in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures 31 to 36.

Currently at Horn Island

24-hour graph
Temperature 23.6°C rising
Dew Point 23.4°C rising
Feels Like 23.6°C
Relative Humidity 99%
Wind icon
WNW 7km/h falling
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure 1012.0hPa falling
Fire Danger 1.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 22.0mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
06:24 EST
Sunset sunset
19:01 EST

Nearby Now

Lockhart River Ap 30.8°C
Weipa Ap 30.1°C
Coen Ap 28.0°C

Next 12 hours in Horn Island

48-hour forecast

12pm

Shower. Chance storm
30°C

3pm

Chance shower or storm
31°C

6pm

Shower. Chance storm
30°C

9pm

Chance shower or storm
28°C

Peninsula Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Horn Island 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Jan 23
Tue
Jan 24
Wed
Jan 25
Thu
Jan 26
Fri
Jan 27
Sat
Jan 28
Sun
Jan 29

Thunder-
storms

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm
Maximum 31°C 31°C 30°C 31°C 31°C 31°C 31°C
Minimum 26°C 26°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C
Chance of Rain 90% 70% 90% 90% 90% 90% 80%
Rain Amount 10-20mm 5-10mm 10-20mm 10-20mm 10-20mm 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 14
km/h
11
km/h
10
km/h
9
km/h
9
km/h
8
km/h
8
km/h
8
km/h
6
km/h
9
km/h
7
km/h
12
km/h
12
km/h
13
km/h
Wind Direction NW 14km/h
NW
NNW 11km/h
NNW
NNE 10km/h
NNE
N 9km/h
N
ENE 9km/h
ENE
NE 8km/h
NE
ENE 8km/h
ENE
NNW 8km/h
NNW
E 6km/h
E
NNW 9km/h
NNW
SSE 7km/h
SSE
S 12km/h
S
SE 12km/h
SE
E 13km/h
E
Relative Humidity 81% 73% 80% 72% 81% 73% 84% 75% 82% 75% 81% 74% 84% 76%
Dew Point 25°C 26°C 25°C 26°C 25°C 25°C 26°C 26°C 25°C 26°C 25°C 26°C 25°C 27°C

Horn Island Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:01 EST
sunrise
06:24 EST
sunset
19:01 EST
last light
19:24 EST
moon
set
Mon 15:05 EST
rise
Tue 03:02 EST
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11
moon
Sun
Feb 19

Coconut Island Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Jan 23
25°C - 39mm
Sun
Jan 22
25.3°C 32°C 10.0mm
Sat
Jan 21
28.0°C 33.5°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jan 20
25.2°C 31.5°C 3.6mm
Thu
Jan 19
26.5°C 33.5°C 0.0mm

Coconut Island Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
307.0mm
17.0 Day(s)
Total For 2017
105.2mm
11 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
8.0mm
3 Day(s)
Wettest Day
39.0mm
Jan 23
Lowest Temperature
24.5°C
Jan 1
Highest Temperature
33.5°C
Jan 17

Coconut Island Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
24.5°C
1st
Lowest On Record
20.0°C
22nd 2000
Average This Month
26.3°C
+0.4°C
Long-term Average
25.9°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
33.5°C
17th
Highest On Record
36.2°C
3rd 2013
Average This Month
32.0°C
+0.2°C
Long-term Average
31.8°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
39.0mm
23rd
Total This Month
105.2mm
11 Day(s)
Long-term Average
307.0mm
17.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
501.6mm
2010
Driest On Record
1.2mm
2002
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