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Weipa Forecast

Today 32°C
Tonight 23°C
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Now

29.8°C steady
Updated at 14:50 EST

Peninsula for Monday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. Thunderstorms likely, with possible heavy falls during the afternoon. Winds E 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 30s.

Currently at Coen Ap

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Temperature 29.8°C steady
Dew Point 21.7°C falling
Feels Like 32.6°C
Relative Humidity 61%
Wind icon
ESE 12km/h falling
Wind Gusts 19km/h
Pressure 1007.7hPa falling
Fire Danger 5.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
06:34 EST
Sunset sunset
18:56 EST

Nearby Now

Lockhart River Ap 29.6°C
Kowanyama Ap 32.1°C
Horn Island 27.5°C

Next 12 hours in Weipa

48-hour forecast

6pm

Chance shower or storm
28°C

9pm

Slight chance storm
26°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
25°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
24°C

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National Forecast

Weipa 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Feb 27
Tue
Feb 28
Wed
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Thu
Mar 2
Fri
Mar 3
Sat
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Sun
Mar 5

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Maximum 32°C 32°C 32°C 32°C 32°C 32°C 32°C
Minimum 24°C 23°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 90% 90% 90% 90% 90%
Rain Amount 5-10mm 5-10mm 10-20mm 10-20mm 5-10mm 5-10mm 5-10mm
UV Index Extreme 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 7
km/h
8
km/h
13
km/h
13
km/h
13
km/h
12
km/h
10
km/h
11
km/h
10
km/h
12
km/h
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11
km/h
9
km/h
11
km/h
Wind Direction SE 7km/h
SE
SE 8km/h
SE
SE 13km/h
SE
ESE 13km/h
ESE
SE 13km/h
SE
ESE 12km/h
ESE
SE 10km/h
SE
SE 11km/h
SE
ENE 10km/h
ENE
NNE 12km/h
NNE
ENE 10km/h
ENE
NNE 11km/h
NNE
NE 9km/h
NE
NNE 11km/h
NNE
Relative Humidity 86% 74% 83% 76% 83% 77% 85% 78% 84% 76% 83% 79% 85% 77%
Dew Point 25°C 26°C 25°C 26°C 25°C 26°C 25°C 26°C 25°C 26°C 25°C 26°C 25°C 26°C

Weipa 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
06:13 EST
sunrise
06:34 EST
sunset
18:56 EST
last light
19:18 EST
moon
set
Mon 19:28 EST
rise
Tue 07:46 EST
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
Mon
Mar 13
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Tue
Mar 21
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Tue
Mar 28

Weipa Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Feb 27
- - -
Sun
Feb 26
- - -
Sat
Feb 25
25.0°C - 1.4mm
Fri
Feb 24
25.3°C 33.0°C 0.0mm
Thu
Feb 23
24.4°C 33.7°C 20.4mm

Weipa Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
1056.7mm
48.8 Day(s)
Total For 2017
926.6mm
46 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
360.2mm
36 Day(s)
Wettest Day
68.4mm
Jan 16
Lowest Temperature
23.0°C
Jan 31
Highest Temperature
34.0°C
Jan 27

Weipa Ap Almanac

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February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
23.1°C
19th
Lowest On Record
20.5°C
27th 1993
Average This Month
24.2°C
+0.1°C
Long-term Average
24.1°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
33.7°C
23rd
Highest On Record
35.7°C
8th 1998
Average This Month
30.9°C
-0.5°C
Long-term Average
31.4°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
61.6mm
6th
Total This Month
333.0mm
22 Day(s)
Long-term Average
547.6mm
25.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
932.6mm
2014
Driest On Record
127.2mm
2013
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