Horn Island Weather


Horn Island Forecast

This morning 23°C
Today 30°C
mostly_sunny

Now

24.1°C falling
Updated at 02:00 EST

Peninsula for Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers near the east coast. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds E/SE 25 to 35 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 16 and 21 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower near the east coast, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming E/SE 20 to 30 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 13 and 19 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

Currently at Horn Island

24-hour graph
Temperature 24.1°C falling
Dew Point 22.0°C rising
Feels Like 25.6°C
Relative Humidity 88%
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SSE 16km/h rising
Wind Gusts 26km/h
Pressure 1013.0hPa falling
Fire Danger 2.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:49 EST
Sunset sunset
18:25 EST

Nearby Now

Weipa Ap 23.5°C
Lockhart River Ap 22.5°C
Coen Ap 22.6°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Horn Island

48-hour forecast

3am

Slight chance shower
24°C

6am

Slight chance shower
23°C

9am

Mostly clear
26°C

12pm

Mostly clear. Windy
29°C

Peninsula Weather Warnings

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Qld - Tue 22:00 EST
Strong Wind Warning for the Following Areas: Torres Strait, Peninsula Coast and Cooktown Coast

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Horn Island 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Jul 24
Thu
Jul 25
Fri
Jul 26
Sat
Jul 27
Sun
Jul 28
Mon
Jul 29
Tue
Jul 30

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 30°C 30°C 29°C 29°C 29°C 29°C 30°C
Minimum 23°C 23°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 21°C
Chance of Rain 40% 50% 20% 20% 20% 40% 40%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Very High Very High Very High 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 30
km/h
37
km/h
26
km/h
30
km/h
24
km/h
29
km/h
20
km/h
30
km/h
22
km/h
27
km/h
19
km/h
26
km/h
19
km/h
28
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 30km/h
ESE
ESE 37km/h
ESE
ESE 26km/h
ESE
ESE 30km/h
ESE
ESE 24km/h
ESE
ESE 29km/h
ESE
ESE 20km/h
ESE
ESE 30km/h
ESE
SE 22km/h
SE
ESE 27km/h
ESE
SE 19km/h
SE
SE 26km/h
SE
SE 19km/h
SE
SE 28km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 79% 66% 68% 60% 71% 63% 73% 61% 71% 62% 71% 61% 75% 62%
Dew Point 22°C 23°C 20°C 21°C 19°C 21°C 19°C 21°C 19°C 21°C 19°C 21°C 20°C 22°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
06:27 EST
sunrise
06:49 EST
sunset
18:25 EST
last light
18:48 EST
moon
set
Wed 11:43 EST
rise
Thu 00:11 EST
moon
Thu
Jul 25
moon
Thu
Aug 1
moon
Thu
Aug 8
moon
Thu
Aug 15

Horn Island Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Jul 23
23.2°C 29°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jul 22
- 28.8°C -
Sun
Jul 21
21.0°C - 0.0mm
Sat
Jul 20
22.1°C 29°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jul 19
23.5°C 28.8°C 0.0mm

Horn Island Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jul
1608.9mm
107.9 Day(s)
Total For 2019
1206.0mm
108 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2018
1405.0mm
96 Day(s)
Wettest Day
100.6mm
Jan 3
Lowest Temperature
19.2°C
Jul 6
Highest Temperature
32.4°C
Feb 22

Horn Island Almanac

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July Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
19.2°C
6th
Lowest On Record
16.0°C
29th 2008
Average This Month
22.6°C
-0.6°C
Long-term Average
23.2°C
July Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
29.9°C
8th
Highest On Record
30.9°C
4th 2010
Average This Month
29.0°C
+0.1°C
Long-term Average
28.9°C
July Rainfall
Wettest This Month
1.6mm
13th
Total This Month
1.6mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
9.9mm
8.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
40.8mm
1997
Driest On Record
1.8mm
1995
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Weather News

The week ahead for NSW

15:11 EST

A cold front is passing over southern parts of New South Wales, with cold air in its wake and unusually warm air ahead of the system over central and northern areas.

Dry winds elevate the risk of fire in the Top End

13:07 EST

With strong winds and temperatures on the rise, there has been severe fire danger declared for the Darwin and Adelaide River and Northern Fire Protection Area fire forecast areas.

Country towns close to reaching 'day zero', as water supplies dry up in the drought

12:19 EST

Across New South Wales and Queensland's southern downs, country towns are approaching their own 'day zero', as water supplies dry up in the drought.