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Horn Island Forecast

This morning 26°C
Today 32°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

27.6°C rising
Updated at 06:10 EST

Peninsula for Wednesday Cloudy. High chance of showers and patchy rain areas. The chance of a thunderstorm, with possible heavy falls. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low 30s.

Currently at Horn Island

24-hour graph
Temperature 27.6°C rising
Dew Point 25.4°C rising
Feels Like 32.2°C
Relative Humidity 88%
Wind icon
NNE 7km/h falling
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure 1005.5hPa rising
Fire Danger 1.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:24 EST
Sunset sunset
19:02 EST

Nearby Now

Lockhart River Ap 22.7°C
Weipa Ap 24.5°C
Coen Ap 23.6°C

Next 12 hours in Horn Island

48-hour forecast

9am

Chance shower or storm
29°C

12pm

Mostly clear
31°C

3pm

Mostly clear
32°C

6pm

Mostly clear
31°C

Peninsula Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Horn Island 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Jan 24
Thu
Jan 25
Fri
Jan 26
Sat
Jan 27
Sun
Jan 28
Mon
Jan 29
Tue
Jan 30

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Showers

Showers

Showers
Maximum 32°C 32°C 32°C 31°C 31°C 31°C 31°C
Minimum 26°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 25°C 25°C 25°C
Chance of Rain 50% 70% 80% 70% 70% 90% 90%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm 10-20mm 10-20mm 10-20mm 20-40mm 20-40mm
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 16
km/h
17
km/h
17
km/h
21
km/h
24
km/h
29
km/h
29
km/h
37
km/h
31
km/h
31
km/h
34
km/h
40
km/h
40
km/h
46
km/h
Wind Direction NNE 16km/h
NNE
NNW 17km/h
NNW
N 17km/h
N
NW 21km/h
NW
NW 24km/h
NW
WNW 29km/h
WNW
WNW 29km/h
WNW
W 37km/h
W
W 31km/h
W
W 31km/h
W
WNW 34km/h
WNW
WNW 40km/h
WNW
WNW 40km/h
WNW
WNW 46km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 83% 73% 83% 75% 83% 77% 87% 82% 86% 78% 84% 78% 86% 79%
Dew Point 26°C 26°C 26°C 27°C 27°C 27°C 27°C 27°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 27°C 26°C 27°C

Horn Island Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:02 EST
sunrise
06:24 EST
sunset
19:02 EST
last light
19:24 EST
moon
rise
Wed 11:56 EST
set
Thu 00:10 EST
moon
Thu
Jan 25
moon
Thu
Feb 1
moon
Thu
Feb 8
moon
Fri
Feb 16

Coconut Island Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Jan 23
26°C 32°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jan 22
24.3°C 31°C 54.4mm
Sun
Jan 21
24.9°C 32.3°C 3.4mm
Sat
Jan 20
24.7°C 29.5°C 25.4mm
Fri
Jan 19
25.6°C 31.5°C 1.2mm

Coconut Island Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
301.1mm
16.6 Day(s)
Total For 2018
181.6mm
18 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
105.6mm
12 Day(s)
Wettest Day
54.4mm
Jan 22
Lowest Temperature
23.9°C
Jan 16
Highest Temperature
35.3°C
Jan 1

Coconut Island Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
23.9°C
16th
Lowest On Record
20.0°C
22nd 2000
Average This Month
25.5°C
-0.5°C
Long-term Average
26.0°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
35.3°C
1st
Highest On Record
36.6°C
20th 2016
Average This Month
32.1°C
+0.2°C
Long-term Average
31.9°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
54.4mm
22nd
Total This Month
181.6mm
18 Day(s)
Long-term Average
301.1mm
16.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
592.4mm
2015
Driest On Record
1.2mm
2002
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