Horn Island Weather


Horn Island Forecast

Today 31°C
Tonight 24°C
possible_shower

Now

29.3°C rising
Updated at 12:50 EST

Peninsula for Wednesday Mostly sunny. Medium chance of showers north of Weipa, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm north of Weipa. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 30s.

Currently at Horn Island

24-hour graph
Temperature 29.3°C rising
Dew Point 25.7°C rising
Feels Like 32.2°C
Relative Humidity 81%
Wind icon
SE 20km/h falling
Wind Gusts 26km/h
Pressure 1008.1hPa falling
Fire Danger 3.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:35 EST
Sunset sunset
18:34 EST

Nearby Now

Weipa Ap 33.1°C
Lockhart River Ap 29.7°C
Coen Ap 31.4°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Horn Island

48-hour forecast

3pm

Slight chance storm
30°C

6pm

Mostly cloudy
28°C

9pm

Mostly clear
27°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
26°C

Peninsula Weather Warnings

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Qld - Tue 15:50 EST
Cancellation of Wind Warning for Peninsula Coast

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Horn Island 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Apr 1
Thu
Apr 2
Fri
Apr 3
Sat
Apr 4
Sun
Apr 5
Mon
Apr 6
Tue
Apr 7

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 31°C 31°C 31°C 31°C 31°C 31°C 31°C
Minimum 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C
Chance of Rain 80% 30% 40% 20% 20% 60% 60%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm
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 20
km/h
26
km/h
14
km/h
20
km/h
9
km/h
14
km/h
7
km/h
13
km/h
6
km/h
14
km/h
8
km/h
17
km/h
15
km/h
20
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 20km/h
SSE
SE 26km/h
SE
SSE 14km/h
SSE
ESE 20km/h
ESE
SSE 9km/h
SSE
E 14km/h
E
ESE 7km/h
ESE
ENE 13km/h
ENE
ESE 6km/h
ESE
E 14km/h
E
SE 8km/h
SE
E 17km/h
E
ESE 15km/h
ESE
E 20km/h
E
Relative Humidity 88% 80% 86% 74% 85% 76% 80% 74% 82% 76% 84% 76% 81% 75%
Dew Point 25°C 27°C 24°C 26°C 24°C 26°C 24°C 26°C 24°C 26°C 24°C 26°C 24°C 26°C

Horn Island Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:14 EST
sunrise
06:35 EST
sunset
18:34 EST
last light
18:55 EST
moon
set
Thu 00:33 EST
rise
Thu 13:41 EST
moon
Wed
Apr 8
moon
Wed
Apr 15
moon
Thu
Apr 23
moon
Fri
May 1

Horn Island Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Apr 1
25°C - 27mm
Tue
Mar 31
26.0°C 29°C 3.0mm
Mon
Mar 30
25.0°C 29.5°C 5.6mm
Sun
Mar 29
24.0°C 29.7°C 36.4mm
Sat
Mar 28
24.6°C 29.0°C 35.8mm

Horn Island Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
1510.2mm
79.0 Day(s)
Total For 2020
941.6mm
64 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2019
1020.6mm
68 Day(s)
Wettest Day
59.6mm
Feb 14
Lowest Temperature
23.3°C
Jan 30
Highest Temperature
34.5°C
Jan 3

Horn Island Almanac

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April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
25.0°C
1st
Lowest On Record
21.1°C
5th 2012
Average This Month
25.0°C
-0.3°C
Long-term Average
25.3°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
Highest On Record
33.9°C
6th 2003
Average This Month
 
Long-term Average
30.6°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
27.0mm
1st
Total This Month
27.0mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
255.3mm
15.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
726.2mm
1999
Driest On Record
6.0mm
1997
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