Horn Island Weather


Horn Island Forecast

Today 35°C
Tonight 26°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

32.4°C rising
Updated at 10:20 EST

Peninsula for Monday Cloudy. High chance of showers, most likely from late this morning. The chance of a thunderstorm with possible heavy falls. Winds N/NW 15 to 25 km/h tending W/NW in the early afternoon then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 30s.

Currently at Horn Island

24-hour graph
Temperature 32.4°C rising
Dew Point 26.5°C rising
Feels Like 36.9°C
Relative Humidity 71%
Wind icon
NW 14km/h falling
Wind Gusts 19km/h
Pressure 1009.8hPa falling
Fire Danger 4.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
06:25 EST
Sunset sunset
19:02 EST

Nearby Now

Weipa Ap 31.2°C
Lockhart River Ap 31.6°C
Coen Ap 29.9°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Horn Island

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly clear
34°C

3pm

Mostly clear
35°C

6pm

Mostly clear
33°C

9pm

Mostly clear
30°C

Peninsula Weather Warnings

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Weatherpulse

Horn Island 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Jan 27
Tue
Jan 28
Wed
Jan 29
Thu
Jan 30
Fri
Jan 31
Sat
Feb 1
Sun
Feb 2

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 35°C 35°C 35°C 34°C 34°C 33°C 34°C
Minimum 26°C 26°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 24°C 25°C
Chance of Rain 50% 60% 70% 60% 60% 90% 90%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 5-10mm 5-10mm 5-10mm 10-20mm 20-40mm 10-20mm
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 16
km/h
22
km/h
24
km/h
26
km/h
22
km/h
21
km/h
13
km/h
14
km/h
12
km/h
16
km/h
11
km/h
20
km/h
20
km/h
25
km/h
Wind Direction NW 16km/h
NW
NW 22km/h
NW
NNW 24km/h
NNW
NW 26km/h
NW
N 22km/h
N
N 21km/h
N
N 13km/h
N
NNW 14km/h
NNW
N 12km/h
N
NW 16km/h
NW
NW 11km/h
NW
NW 20km/h
NW
NW 20km/h
NW
NW 25km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 67% 67% 73% 67% 72% 67% 72% 66% 71% 68% 71% 68% 73% 69%
Dew Point 25°C 28°C 26°C 28°C 24°C 28°C 25°C 27°C 25°C 26°C 24°C 26°C 25°C 27°C

Horn Island Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:03 EST
sunrise
06:25 EST
sunset
19:02 EST
last light
19:24 EST
moon
set
Mon 20:52 EST
rise
Tue 08:55 EST
moon
Sun
Feb 2
moon
Sun
Feb 9
moon
Sun
Feb 16
moon
Mon
Feb 24

Horn Island Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Jan 27
27°C - 0.0mm
Sun
Jan 26
27.7°C 33°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jan 25
26.9°C 32.5°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jan 24
25.8°C 33.2°C 0.2mm
Thu
Jan 23
24.1°C 32.9°C 8.2mm

Horn Island Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
423.2mm
21.8 Day(s)
Total For 2020
147.8mm
14 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2019
480.2mm
19 Day(s)
Wettest Day
53.8mm
Jan 8
Lowest Temperature
24.1°C
Jan 13
Highest Temperature
34.5°C
Jan 3

Horn Island Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
24.1°C
13th
Lowest On Record
22.4°C
24th 2011
Average This Month
26.2°C
+1.0°C
Long-term Average
25.2°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
34.5°C
3rd
Highest On Record
36.7°C
10th 1998
Average This Month
32.7°C
+1.8°C
Long-term Average
30.9°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
53.8mm
8th
Total This Month
147.8mm
14 Day(s)
Long-term Average
423.2mm
21.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
701.6mm
2010
Driest On Record
58.0mm
2016
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Weather News

Extreme hot weather to affect Australian Open Tennis finals

10:47 EDT

With Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic getting through to the quarterfinals yesterday, and a big clash between Australian Nick Kyrgios and Men’s Singles World Number One Rafael Nadal tonight, many big names in the tennis world, as well as fans in Melbourne, can expect extreme weather to affect the later rounds of the tournament this week.

Rainfall totals creep up as monsoon conditions burst across the north

15:38 EDT

From flooding rain across rivers in the Northern Territory and Queensland, to hail and dust storms across NSW and widespread rainfall across Victoria, this week has been busy across the east and north.

String of heat caps off January for Canberra

12:30 EDT

While northern and eastern NSW are in for storms and rain, Australia's capital is experiencing a sweltering Australia day, with the hot temperatures set to stretch to the end of the month.