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Horn Island Forecast

Today 29°C
Tonight 23°C
mostly_sunny

Now

27.5°C falling
Updated at 14:50 EST

Peninsula for Thursday Mostly sunny. Winds E 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 30.

Currently at Horn Island

24-hour graph
Temperature 27.5°C falling
Dew Point 20.6°C rising
Feels Like 29.3°C
Relative Humidity 66%
Wind icon
SE 27km/h falling
Wind Gusts 35km/h
Pressure 1013.0hPa steady
Fire Danger 6.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:47 EST
Sunset sunset
18:18 EST

Nearby Now

Weipa Ap 30.4°C
Lockhart River Ap 25.6°C
Coen Ap 26.0°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Horn Island

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly clear
26°C

9pm

Mostly clear
25°C

12am

Mostly clear
24°C

3am

Mostly clear
23°C

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National Forecast

Horn Island 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Jun 21
Fri
Jun 22
Sat
Jun 23
Sun
Jun 24
Mon
Jun 25
Tue
Jun 26
Wed
Jun 27

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 29°C 29°C 29°C 29°C 29°C 29°C 29°C
Minimum 23°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 23°C
Chance of Rain 20% 20% 50% 40% 50% 60% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index
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 26
km/h
34
km/h
26
km/h
33
km/h
26
km/h
34
km/h
27
km/h
35
km/h
28
km/h
36
km/h
27
km/h
36
km/h
27
km/h
33
km/h
Wind Direction SE 26km/h
SE
ESE 34km/h
ESE
ESE 26km/h
ESE
ESE 33km/h
ESE
SE 26km/h
SE
ESE 34km/h
ESE
ESE 27km/h
ESE
ESE 35km/h
ESE
ESE 28km/h
ESE
ESE 36km/h
ESE
SE 27km/h
SE
SE 36km/h
SE
SE 27km/h
SE
SE 33km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 77% 70% 75% 68% 76% 69% 78% 72% 79% 70% 78% 69% 78% 73%
Dew Point 22°C 23°C 21°C 22°C 21°C 22°C 22°C 23°C 22°C 23°C 22°C 23°C 22°C 24°C

Horn Island Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:24 EST
sunrise
06:47 EST
sunset
18:18 EST
last light
18:40 EST
moon
set
Fri 01:36 EST
rise
Fri 13:56 EST
moon
Thu
Jun 28
moon
Fri
Jul 6
moon
Fri
Jul 13
moon
Fri
Jul 20

Horn Island Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Jun 21
24.3°C - 0.0mm
Wed
Jun 20
23.7°C 28.3°C 0.2mm
Tue
Jun 19
24.2°C 28.4°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jun 18
24.4°C 29.0°C 0.2mm
Sun
Jun 17
23.5°C 29.2°C 1.0mm

Horn Island Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jun
1599.0mm
99.4 Day(s)
Total For 2018
1402.2mm
91 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
1782.4mm
118 Day(s)
Wettest Day
107.2mm
Feb 2
Lowest Temperature
22.1°C
Jun 6
Highest Temperature
33.7°C
Jan 2

Horn Island Almanac

full climatology
June Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
22.1°C
6th
Lowest On Record
18.1°C
7th 2016
Average This Month
23.4°C
-0.6°C
Long-term Average
24.0°C
June Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
29.4°C
1st
Highest On Record
32.4°C
18th 2002
Average This Month
29.0°C
-0.4°C
Long-term Average
29.4°C
June Rainfall
Wettest This Month
5.8mm
16th
Total This Month
8.8mm
7 Day(s)
Long-term Average
16.1mm
9.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
45.8mm
1999
Driest On Record
2.2mm
2011
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