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Horn Island Forecast

Tonight 25°C
Tomorrow 30°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

28.1°C steady
Updated at 20:50 EST

Peninsula for Monday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers south of Coen, medium (60%) chance elsewhere. The chance of thunderstorms, with possible heavy falls south of Coen early this evening. Light winds.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, most likely from the late morning. The chance of thunderstorms, with possible heavy falls south of Coen from the late morning. Light winds becoming N/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the early afternoon.

Currently at Horn Island

24-hour graph
Temperature 28.1°C steady
Dew Point 24.7°C rising
Feels Like 32.7°C
Relative Humidity 82%
Wind icon
NNW 14km/h falling
Wind Gusts 19km/h
Pressure 1009.9hPa rising
Fire Danger 2.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 4.8mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
06:33 EST
Sunset sunset
18:56 EST

Nearby Now

Weipa Ap 25.8°C
Lockhart River Ap 25.8°C
Coen Ap 24.8°C

Next 12 hours in Horn Island

48-hour forecast

12am

Chance shower or storm
27°C

3am

Chance shower or storm
26°C

6am

Chance shower or storm
25°C

9am

Chance shower or storm
27°C

Peninsula Weather Warnings

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NT - Mon 19:56 CST
Warning Zone: Port Roper in the Northern Territory to Mornington Island in Queensland, Not Including Mornington Island

Qld - Mon 18:25 EST
Gale Warning for the South East Gulf of Carpentaria on Monday and Tuesday. Cancel North East Gulf of Carpentaria

National Forecast

Horn Island 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Feb 20
Tue
Feb 21
Wed
Feb 22
Thu
Feb 23
Fri
Feb 24
Sat
Feb 25
Sun
Feb 26

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Showers

Showers

Showers

Showers

Showers
Maximum 30°C 30°C 30°C 30°C 30°C 30°C 30°C
Minimum 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C
Chance of Rain 90% 80% 80% 70% 90% 90% 90%
Rain Amount 5-10mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 10-20mm 5-10mm 5-10mm
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 19
km/h
21
km/h
16
km/h
14
km/h
11
km/h
11
km/h
8
km/h
9
km/h
7
km/h
7
km/h
7
km/h
11
km/h
9
km/h
13
km/h
Wind Direction N 19km/h
N
N 21km/h
N
NNE 16km/h
NNE
N 14km/h
N
NNE 11km/h
NNE
NNE 11km/h
NNE
E 8km/h
E
E 9km/h
E
SSE 7km/h
SSE
WNW 7km/h
WNW
SW 7km/h
SW
W 11km/h
W
W 9km/h
W
W 13km/h
W
Relative Humidity 85% 79% 85% 78% 84% 80% 84% 77% 84% 80% 84% 79% 85% 80%
Dew Point 25°C 25°C 24°C 26°C 24°C 26°C 24°C 25°C 24°C 26°C 24°C 26°C 24°C 26°C

Horn Island Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:12 EST
sunrise
06:33 EST
sunset
18:56 EST
last light
19:18 EST
moon
rise
Tue 01:41 EST
set
Wed 15:23 EST
moon
Mon
Feb 27
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
Mon
Mar 13
moon
Tue
Mar 21

Horn Island Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Feb 20
24.5°C 29°C 10.0mm
Sun
Feb 19
23.7°C 30.8°C 25.6mm
Sat
Feb 18
25.5°C 31.2°C 11.4mm
Fri
Feb 17
26.2°C 29.0°C 0.8mm
Thu
Feb 16
27.1°C 31.1°C 1.6mm

Horn Island Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
909.6mm
43.4 Day(s)
Total For 2017
833.0mm
45 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
349.8mm
21 Day(s)
Wettest Day
77.6mm
Jan 12
Lowest Temperature
23.3°C
Jan 24
Highest Temperature
32.1°C
Jan 19

Horn Island Almanac

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February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
23.5°C
7th
Lowest On Record
21.1°C
9th 2007
Average This Month
25.0°C
+0.0°C
Long-term Average
25.0°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
31.5°C
15th
Highest On Record
35.4°C
2nd 2003
Average This Month
29.6°C
-0.9°C
Long-term Average
30.5°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
68.0mm
6th
Total This Month
369.2mm
20 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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