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Weipa Forecast

This morning 21°C
Today 36°C
mostly_sunny

Now

23.9°C falling
Updated at 00:20 EST

Peninsula for Friday Mostly sunny. Winds E 15 to 20 km/h becoming light early in the morning then becoming E 25 to 35 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 16 and 22 with daytime temperatures reaching 31 to 38.
Saturday Hot. Partly cloudy. Winds E 20 to 30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 16 and 22 with daytime temperatures reaching 32 to 38.

Currently at Weipa Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 23.9°C falling
Dew Point 18.3°C rising
Feels Like 23.9°C
Relative Humidity 71%
Wind icon
E 9km/h rising
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure 1012.7hPa steady
Fire Danger 3.0
Rain since 9am/last hr - / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:22 EST
Sunset sunset
18:28 EST

Nearby Now

Coen Ap 23.9°C
Lockhart River Ap 24.6°C
Kowanyama Ap 23.7°C

Next 12 hours in Weipa

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
22°C

6am

Mostly clear
21°C

9am

Mostly cloudy
28°C

12pm

Mostly clear
34°C

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National Forecast

Weipa 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Sep 22
Sat
Sep 23
Sun
Sep 24
Mon
Sep 25
Tue
Sep 26
Wed
Sep 27
Thu
Sep 28

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 36°C 36°C 36°C 36°C 36°C 34°C 36°C
Minimum 21°C 20°C 21°C 20°C 19°C 20°C 21°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 10% 5% 20% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 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 23
km/h
24
km/h
22
km/h
22
km/h
19
km/h
16
km/h
18
km/h
13
km/h
17
km/h
12
km/h
16
km/h
13
km/h
16
km/h
14
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 23km/h
ESE
ESE 24km/h
ESE
ESE 22km/h
ESE
ESE 22km/h
ESE
ESE 19km/h
ESE
SE 16km/h
SE
ESE 18km/h
ESE
SE 13km/h
SE
ESE 17km/h
ESE
ESE 12km/h
ESE
ESE 16km/h
ESE
E 13km/h
E
ESE 16km/h
ESE
ESE 14km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 63% 31% 65% 31% 64% 31% 64% 33% 64% 32% 68% 37% 69% 31%
Dew Point 20°C 17°C 19°C 17°C 20°C 17°C 20°C 18°C 19°C 17°C 20°C 18°C 21°C 17°C

Weipa Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:01 EST
sunrise
06:22 EST
sunset
18:28 EST
last light
18:49 EST
moon
rise
Fri 07:44 EST
set
Fri 20:15 EST
moon
Thu
Sep 28
moon
Fri
Oct 6
moon
Thu
Oct 12
moon
Fri
Oct 20

Weipa Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Sep 21
- - -
Wed
Sep 20
24.6°C - 0.0mm
Tue
Sep 19
24.4°C 30.4°C 0.0mm
Mon
Sep 18
24.8°C 31.9°C 0.0mm
Sun
Sep 17
19.9°C 34.1°C 0.0mm

Weipa Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Sep
1562.0mm
93.9 Day(s)
Total For 2017
1299.8mm
88 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
903.4mm
93 Day(s)
Wettest Day
68.4mm
Jan 16
Lowest Temperature
16.0°C
Jun 24
Highest Temperature
35.8°C
Aug 19

Weipa Ap Almanac

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September Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
17.5°C
8th
Lowest On Record
14.7°C
24th 1994
Average This Month
20.7°C
+0.9°C
Long-term Average
19.8°C
September Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
35.7°C
6th
Highest On Record
38.1°C
27th 1997
Average This Month
33.7°C
-0.7°C
Long-term Average
34.4°C
September Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
1.7mm
1.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
16.6mm
2002
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1993
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