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Horn Island Forecast

This morning 26°C
Today 30°C
possible_shower

Now

26.9°C rising
Updated at 07:20 EST

Peninsula for Wednesday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers. The chance of thunderstorms with possibly heavy falls. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 30s.

Currently at Horn Island

24-hour graph
Temperature 26.9°C rising
Dew Point 25.5°C rising
Feels Like 30.6°C
Relative Humidity 92%
Wind icon
Calm steady
Wind Gusts 0km/h
Pressure 1012.1hPa rising
Fire Danger 1.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:21 EST
Sunset sunset
19:01 EST

Nearby Now

Weipa Ap 25.0°C
Lockhart River Ap 25.2°C
Coen Ap 25.1°C

Next 12 hours in Horn Island

48-hour forecast

9am

Chance shower or storm
28°C

12pm

Chance shower or storm
30°C

3pm

Chance shower or storm
30°C

6pm

Chance shower or storm
28°C

Peninsula Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Horn Island 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Jan 18
Thu
Jan 19
Fri
Jan 20
Sat
Jan 21
Sun
Jan 22
Mon
Jan 23
Tue
Jan 24

Possible shower

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Thunder-
storms

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower
Maximum 30°C 30°C 31°C 31°C 30°C 30°C 30°C
Minimum 26°C 25°C 26°C 26°C 25°C 25°C 25°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 90% 70% 90% 80% 90%
Rain Amount 10-20mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 10-20mm 10-20mm 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 2
km/h
3
km/h
5
km/h
11
km/h
9
km/h
15
km/h
10
km/h
17
km/h
15
km/h
22
km/h
20
km/h
22
km/h
15
km/h
19
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 2km/h
ESE
WSW 3km/h
WSW
SW 5km/h
SW
W 11km/h
W
WNW 9km/h
WNW
W 15km/h
W
WNW 10km/h
WNW
WNW 17km/h
WNW
NW 15km/h
NW
WNW 22km/h
WNW
NW 20km/h
NW
WNW 22km/h
WNW
NW 15km/h
NW
WNW 19km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 79% 70% 80% 72% 80% 71% 81% 73% 82% 76% 84% 76% 83% 75%
Dew Point 25°C 24°C 24°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 26°C 25°C 26°C 25°C 26°C 25°C 25°C

Horn Island Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
05:59 EST
sunrise
06:21 EST
sunset
19:01 EST
last light
19:24 EST
moon
set
Wed 11:11 EST
rise
Wed 23:32 EST
moon
Fri
Jan 20
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11

Horn Island Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Jan 17
24.4°C 31°C 2.0mm
Mon
Jan 16
24.6°C 31.5°C 0.4mm
Sun
Jan 15
25.4°C 30.1°C 13.6mm
Sat
Jan 14
25.1°C 31.3°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jan 13
25.5°C 31.1°C 1.8mm

Horn Island Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
431.8mm
22.1 Day(s)
Total For 2017
211.2mm
14 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
5.2mm
5 Day(s)
Wettest Day
77.6mm
Jan 12
Lowest Temperature
24.0°C
Jan 3
Highest Temperature
31.7°C
Jan 5

Horn Island Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
24.0°C
3rd
Lowest On Record
22.4°C
24th 2011
Average This Month
25.3°C
+0.2°C
Long-term Average
25.1°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
31.7°C
5th
Highest On Record
36.7°C
10th 1998
Average This Month
30.8°C
+0.0°C
Long-term Average
30.8°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
77.6mm
12th
Total This Month
211.2mm
14 Day(s)
Long-term Average
431.8mm
22.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
701.6mm
2010
Driest On Record
136.8mm
1998
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