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Horn Island Forecast

This morning 25°C
Today 30°C
possible_shower

Now

27.8°C rising
Updated at 08:30 EST

Peninsula for Friday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower north of Weipa in the late morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low 30s.

Currently at Horn Island

24-hour graph
Temperature 27.8°C rising
Dew Point 17.3°C rising
Feels Like 28.5°C
Relative Humidity 53%
Wind icon
ESE 14km/h rising
Wind Gusts 20km/h
Pressure 1012.6hPa rising
Fire Danger 7.2
Rain since 9am/last hr - / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:36 EST
Sunset sunset
18:21 EST

Nearby Now

Weipa Ap 25.3°C
Lockhart River Ap 23.8°C
Coen Ap 25.9°C

Next 12 hours in Horn Island

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly cloudy
30°C

3pm

Mostly cloudy
29°C

6pm

Mostly cloudy
28°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
27°C

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National Forecast

Horn Island 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Apr 28
Sat
Apr 29
Sun
Apr 30
Mon
May 1
Tue
May 2
Wed
May 3
Thu
May 4

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Late shower
Maximum 30°C 30°C 30°C 30°C 30°C 30°C 30°C
Minimum 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 24°C 24°C 25°C
Chance of Rain 30% 30% 10% 10% 30% 70% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme 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
24
km/h
26
km/h
24
km/h
24
km/h
17
km/h
14
km/h
11
km/h
11
km/h
14
km/h
16
km/h
19
km/h
22
km/h
Wind Direction SE 16km/h
SE
SE 22km/h
SE
SE 24km/h
SE
SE 26km/h
SE
SE 24km/h
SE
SE 24km/h
SE
SE 17km/h
SE
ESE 14km/h
ESE
SE 11km/h
SE
ESE 11km/h
ESE
SE 14km/h
SE
ESE 16km/h
ESE
SE 19km/h
SE
ESE 22km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 92% 83% 88% 80% 87% 75% 83% 73% 83% 75% 86% 76% 88% 80%
Dew Point 27°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 25°C 25°C 26°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
06:14 EST
sunrise
06:36 EST
sunset
18:21 EST
last light
18:43 EST
moon
set
Fri 20:09 EST
rise
Sat 09:08 EST
moon
Wed
May 3
moon
Thu
May 11
moon
Fri
May 19
moon
Fri
May 26

Horn Island Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Apr 27
24.8°C - 5.2mm
Wed
Apr 26
23.2°C 28.7°C 44.4mm
Tue
Apr 25
23.4°C 26.9°C 84.4mm
Mon
Apr 24
24.2°C 29.4°C 26.2mm
Sun
Apr 23
23.3°C 27.7°C 143.8mm

Horn Island Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
1539.5mm
79.5 Day(s)
Total For 2017
1747.0mm
96 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
745.8mm
54 Day(s)
Wettest Day
143.8mm
Apr 23
Lowest Temperature
23.2°C
Apr 26
Highest Temperature
32.7°C
Mar 19

Horn Island Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
23.2°C
26th
Lowest On Record
21.1°C
5th 2012
Average This Month
25.1°C
-0.1°C
Long-term Average
25.2°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
31.8°C
2nd
Highest On Record
33.9°C
6th 2003
Average This Month
30.3°C
-0.2°C
Long-term Average
30.5°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
143.8mm
23rd
Total This Month
587.4mm
25 Day(s)
Long-term Average
250.6mm
15.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
726.2mm
1999
Driest On Record
6.0mm
1997
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