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Horn Island Forecast

Today 31°C
Tonight 25°C
thunderstorms

Now

27.0°C falling
Updated at 15:20 EST

Peninsula for Saturday Mostly sunny. High (70%) chance of showers north of Weipa, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 30s.

Currently at Horn Island

24-hour graph
Temperature 27.0°C falling
Dew Point 25.9°C falling
Feels Like 31.2°C
Relative Humidity 94%
Wind icon
NNW 24km/h rising
Wind Gusts 31km/h
Pressure 1006.2hPa steady
Fire Danger 2.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:31 EST
Sunset sunset
18:59 EST

Nearby Now

Weipa Ap 31.9°C
Lockhart River Ap 30.3°C
Coen Ap 31.7°C

Next 12 hours in Horn Island

48-hour forecast

6pm

Shower
29°C

9pm

Rain
27°C

12am

Slight chance shower
27°C

3am

Chance shower
26°C

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Horn Island 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Feb 13
Sun
Feb 14
Mon
Feb 15
Tue
Feb 16
Wed
Feb 17
Thu
Feb 18
Fri
Feb 19

Thunder-
storms

Possible thunderstorm

Clearing shower

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 31°C 32°C 33°C 33°C 33°C 33°C 33°C
Minimum 26°C 25°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 27°C
Chance of Rain 80% 60% 80% 60% 60% 70% 50%
Rain Amount 10-20mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 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
9
km/h
10
km/h
14
km/h
12
km/h
15
km/h
14
km/h
21
km/h
23
km/h
28
km/h
21
km/h
24
km/h
18
km/h
24
km/h
Wind Direction W 14km/h
W
WNW 9km/h
WNW
ENE 10km/h
ENE
ENE 14km/h
ENE
ENE 12km/h
ENE
NNW 15km/h
NNW
WNW 14km/h
WNW
NW 21km/h
NW
NW 23km/h
NW
NW 28km/h
NW
WNW 21km/h
WNW
WNW 24km/h
WNW
WNW 18km/h
WNW
WNW 24km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 87% 70% 84% 63% 79% 57% 79% 62% 84% 65% 81% 65% 79% 63%
Dew Point 26°C 25°C 25°C 24°C 26°C 24°C 26°C 25°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 25°C

Horn Island Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:10 EST
sunrise
06:31 EST
sunset
18:59 EST
last light
19:21 EST
moon
set
Sat 22:50 EST
rise
Sun 11:34 EST
moon
Mon
Feb 15
moon
Tue
Feb 23
moon
Wed
Mar 2
moon
Wed
Mar 9

Horn Island Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Feb 13
25.1°C 29°C 134.4mm
Fri
Feb 12
25.1°C 28.7°C 79.0mm
Thu
Feb 11
24.7°C 31.9°C 45.2mm
Wed
Feb 10
27.1°C 30.2°C 0.0mm
Tue
Feb 9
25.6°C 32.1°C 0.0mm

Horn Island Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
909.6mm
43.4 Day(s)
Total For 2016
349.4mm
19 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
792.8mm
34 Day(s)
Wettest Day
134.4mm
Feb 13
Lowest Temperature
23.2°C
Feb 7
Highest Temperature
33.8°C
Jan 22

Horn Island Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
23.2°C
7th
Lowest On Record
21.1°C
9th 2007
Average This Month
25.5°C
+0.5°C
Long-term Average
25.0°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
33.0°C
2nd
Highest On Record
35.4°C
2nd 2003
Average This Month
31.2°C
+0.7°C
Long-term Average
30.5°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
134.4mm
13th
Total This Month
291.4mm
8 Day(s)
Long-term Average
477.8mm
21.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
878.6mm
2004
Driest On Record
193.6mm
2005
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Weather News

Heat put on hold in the southeast

14:24 EDT

Temperatures will cool down for much of the week for South Australia, Victoria and New South Wales.

Brief monsoonal activity for QLD and the NT

12:58 EDT

The monsoon trough has made a glancing blow of Queensland's Cape York Peninsula and the Top End.

Rain welcome but many in western Queensland 'still doing it tough'

21:28 EDT

Rain in parts of western Queensland in the past week has raised hope that the drought may finally be over, but the long, dry years have already devastated pastures and wiped out incomes for many farming families.