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Horn Island Forecast

Today 32°C
Tonight 25°C
mostly_sunny

Now

29.7°C steady
Updated at 09:10 EST

Peninsula for Monday Mostly sunny. Slight chance of a shower N of Weipa, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm near the W coast during this afternoon and evening. Winds E/NE 15 to 25 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures 35 to 40.

Currently at Horn Island

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Temperature 29.7°C steady
Dew Point 22.4°C rising
Feels Like 30.7°C
Relative Humidity 65%
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ESE 20km/h steady
Wind Gusts 26km/h
Pressure 1013.8hPa steady
Fire Danger 5.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
06:06 EST
Sunset sunset
18:27 EST

Nearby Now

Weipa 31.5°C
Lockhart River 29.0°C
Coen Ap 28.9°C

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Horn Island

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly cloudy
31°C

3pm

Mostly cloudy
31°C

6pm

Mostly cloudy
29°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
27°C

Peninsula Weather Warnings

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Horn Island 7-day Weather Forecast

Horn Island Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:44 EST
sunrise
06:06 EST
sunset
18:27 EST
last light
18:48 EST
moon
rise
Mon 16:40 EST
set
Tue 05:06 EST
moon
Thu
Oct 21
moon
Fri
Oct 29
moon
Fri
Nov 5
moon
Thu
Nov 11

Horn Island Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Oct 18
26.0°C 30.5°C 0.0mm
Sun
Oct 17
25.5°C 31.8°C 0.0mm
Sat
Oct 16
26.0°C 31.8°C 0.0mm
Fri
Oct 15
25.6°C 32.0°C 0.0mm
Thu
Oct 14
23.4°C 32.1°C 0.0mm

Horn Island Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Oct
1561.6mm
124.1 Day(s)
Total For 2021
1991.6mm
150 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2020
1055.8mm
132 Day(s)
Wettest Day
143.4mm
Apr 19
Lowest Temperature
21.3°C
Oct 5
Highest Temperature
32.6°C
Jan 9

Horn Island Almanac

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October Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
21.3°C
5th
Lowest On Record
18.4°C
10th 2004
Average This Month
24.8°C
+0.1°C
Long-term Average
24.7°C
October Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
32.2°C
8th
Highest On Record
35.2°C
13th 2011
Average This Month
31.5°C
+0.5°C
Long-term Average
31.0°C
October Rainfall
Wettest This Month
1.2mm
10th
Total This Month
2.2mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
13.9mm
4.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
120.4mm
2012
Driest On Record
0.0mm
2014
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Weather News

Nature's fireworks light up the skies of the Top End

12:14 EDT

Storms sparked to life over parts of the Top End and Tiwi Islands on Saturday afternoon with some lingering late into the evening.   Storms initially flared up over far eastern parts of the Arnhem district but it was not long before western and central parts, along with the Tiwi Islands, saw storms as well.   Image: Radar imagery showing showers and storms over the Top End.

Coffee and cakes baked with love, as Armidale community recovers after tornado

23:56 EDT

Northern Tableland locals have filled the hearts and bellies of work crews and residents affected by a tornado that swept through Armidale.  Thursday evening's tornado was one of several weather fronts that travelled across the state, bringing with them severe winds, rain and hail.  The area went more than 24 hours without electricity or treated water before power was returned to the community at about 10.30pm on Friday.

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