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Horn Island Forecast

Today 30°C
Tonight 25°C
mostly_sunny

Now

28.6°C rising
Updated at 11:20 EST

Peninsula for Sunday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the west coast, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds E 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 30.

Currently at Horn Island

24-hour graph
Temperature 28.6°C rising
Dew Point 20.3°C rising
Feels Like 30.4°C
Relative Humidity 60%
Wind icon
ESE 27km/h rising
Wind Gusts 39km/h
Pressure 1013.8hPa falling
Fire Danger 7.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
06:36 EST
Sunset sunset
18:20 EST

Nearby Now

Lockhart River Ap 27.1°C
Weipa Ap 28.7°C
Coen Ap 28.5°C

Next 12 hours in Horn Island

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly clear
30°C

3pm

Mostly clear
29°C

6pm

Mostly clear
28°C

9pm

Mostly clear
27°C

Peninsula Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Horn Island 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Apr 30
Mon
May 1
Tue
May 2
Wed
May 3
Thu
May 4
Fri
May 5
Sat
May 6

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 30°C 30°C 30°C 30°C 30°C 29°C 30°C
Minimum 25°C 25°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 25°C 25°C
Chance of Rain 5% 60% 40% 70% 80% 90% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 5-10mm
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 22
km/h
24
km/h
17
km/h
16
km/h
13
km/h
16
km/h
17
km/h
18
km/h
22
km/h
24
km/h
25
km/h
27
km/h
27
km/h
30
km/h
Wind Direction SE 22km/h
SE
SE 24km/h
SE
SE 17km/h
SE
ESE 16km/h
ESE
ESE 13km/h
ESE
ESE 16km/h
ESE
SE 17km/h
SE
E 18km/h
E
ESE 22km/h
ESE
ESE 24km/h
ESE
ESE 25km/h
ESE
ESE 27km/h
ESE
SE 27km/h
SE
SE 30km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 86% 75% 84% 77% 88% 78% 88% 79% 88% 82% 92% 82% 91% 83%
Dew Point 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 26°C 26°C 25°C 27°C 26°C

Horn Island Sun & Moon Times

Sunday 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
18:20 EST
last light
18:42 EST
moon
set
Sun 22:07 EST
rise
Mon 11:09 EST
moon
Wed
May 3
moon
Thu
May 11
moon
Fri
May 19
moon
Fri
May 26

Coconut Island Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Apr 30
26°C - 0.0mm
Sat
Apr 29
25.9°C 32°C 0.0mm
Fri
Apr 28
25.6°C 32.4°C 7.2mm
Thu
Apr 27
- 30.1°C -
Wed
Apr 26
23.9°C - 31.2mm

Coconut Island Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
1090.2mm
65.9 Day(s)
Total For 2017
1140.8mm
82 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
871.2mm
58 Day(s)
Wettest Day
78.2mm
Feb 4
Lowest Temperature
23.3°C
Feb 26
Highest Temperature
35.1°C
Feb 24

Coconut Island Almanac

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April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
23.3°C
23rd
Lowest On Record
20.0°C
29th 2001
Average This Month
25.7°C
-0.1°C
Long-term Average
25.8°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
34.0°C
14th
Highest On Record
35.0°C
1st 2002
Average This Month
31.6°C
+0.0°C
Long-term Average
31.6°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
53.4mm
23rd
Total This Month
335.2mm
22 Day(s)
Long-term Average
186.1mm
14.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
546.4mm
2011
Driest On Record
31.2mm
2004
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Weather News

North Queensland chills

09:54 EST

Some inland areas of Northern Queensland have had their coldest April morning in at least 60 years.

Fog and low cloud glooming southern Australia

14:41 EST

Large areas of southern Australia can expect a foggy start to the next few mornings, reducing visibility for the first few hours, even in the southeastern capitals.

Dry taste for tropics

11:51 EST

The strongest southeasterly wind surge since last Dry Season has swept out any lingering sticky humidity from the summer over a large swathe of the central and eastern tropics.