Horn Island Weather


Horn Island Forecast

Today 35°C
Tonight 26°C
mostly_sunny

Now

30.6°C falling
Updated at 15:40 EST

Peninsula for Sunday Partly cloudy. High chance of showers and thunderstorms in the west, medium chance elsewhere. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures 35 to 40.

Currently at Horn Island

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Temperature 30.6°C falling
Dew Point 24.3°C falling
Feels Like 33.7°C
Relative Humidity 69%
Wind icon
NNW 14km/h rising
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure 1007.1hPa falling
Fire Danger 4.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
06:03 EST
Sunset sunset
18:48 EST

Nearby Now

Weipa Ap 33.4°C
Lockhart River Ap 31.1°C
Coen Ap 31.7°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Horn Island

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly clear
32°C

9pm

Mostly clear
30°C

12am

Mostly clear
29°C

3am

Mostly clear
27°C

Peninsula Weather Warnings

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Weatherpulse

Horn Island 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Dec 15
Mon
Dec 16
Tue
Dec 17
Wed
Dec 18
Thu
Dec 19
Fri
Dec 20
Sat
Dec 21

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 35°C 34°C 35°C 34°C 34°C 34°C 35°C
Minimum 26°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 26°C
Chance of Rain 10% 5% 20% 50% 40% 40% 50%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index 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 8
km/h
13
km/h
16
km/h
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km/h
20
km/h
24
km/h
24
km/h
27
km/h
26
km/h
28
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23
km/h
24
km/h
18
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22
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Wind Direction ESE 8km/h
ESE
NNE 13km/h
NNE
E 16km/h
E
E 19km/h
E
E 20km/h
E
E 24km/h
E
ESE 24km/h
ESE
E 27km/h
E
ESE 26km/h
ESE
ESE 28km/h
ESE
ESE 23km/h
ESE
E 24km/h
E
ESE 18km/h
ESE
ESE 22km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 66% 61% 63% 57% 60% 57% 59% 56% 63% 59% 59% 57% 63% 61%
Dew Point 24°C 26°C 24°C 24°C 23°C 25°C 22°C 23°C 23°C 24°C 22°C 24°C 24°C 26°C

Horn Island Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
05:40 EST
sunrise
06:03 EST
sunset
18:48 EST
last light
19:11 EST
moon
rise
Sun 21:42 EST
set
Mon 09:36 EST
moon
Thu
Dec 19
moon
Thu
Dec 26
moon
Fri
Jan 3
moon
Sat
Jan 11

Horn Island Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Dec 15
25.7°C 33°C 0.2mm
Sat
Dec 14
24.5°C 32.7°C 18.0mm
Fri
Dec 13
24.6°C 33.2°C 0.0mm
Thu
Dec 12
26.1°C 32.6°C 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 11
26.4°C 33.8°C 0.0mm

Horn Island Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
1878.4mm
139.5 Day(s)
Total For 2019
1232.6mm
121 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2018
1486.0mm
109 Day(s)
Wettest Day
100.6mm
Jan 3
Lowest Temperature
15.1°C
Sep 8
Highest Temperature
33.8°C
Dec 11

Horn Island Almanac

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December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
24.5°C
14th
Lowest On Record
20.3°C
7th 2002
Average This Month
26.4°C
+0.6°C
Long-term Average
25.8°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
33.8°C
11th
Highest On Record
37.9°C
8th 2002
Average This Month
33.0°C
+1.1°C
Long-term Average
31.9°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
18.0mm
14th
Total This Month
18.2mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
196.0mm
13.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
707.2mm
2000
Driest On Record
0.4mm
1997
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Weather News

Heatwave to deliver extreme temperatures in parts of SA, NSW and Victoria, BOM says

15:08 EDT

Authorities in South Australia have issued a public health warning ahead of an extreme heatwave forecast for southern and eastern parts of the country during the week.

Perth’s sweltering December heat record run

14:55 EDT

Relentless heat in Western Australia sets December record run in Perth.

Extreme heat sets Canberra in its sights

12:44 EDT

A hot airmass sitting over the country is continuing to spread, having already turned up the temperature in WA, with SA next in its sights.