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Weipa Forecast

This morning 23°C
Today 33°C
mostly_sunny

Now

22.3°C falling
Updated at 06:30 EST

Peninsula for Saturday Mostly sunny. Slight chance of a shower near the east coast, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds SE 15 to 20 km/h turning E 20 to 30 km/h in the late morning then becoming E/SE and light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 30s.

Currently at Weipa Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 22.3°C falling
Dew Point 20.6°C falling
Feels Like 22.3°C
Relative Humidity 90%
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SE 7km/h steady
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure 1011.4hPa rising
Fire Danger 1.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:38 EST
Sunset sunset
18:24 EST

Nearby Now

Coen Ap 20.2°C
Kowanyama Ap 20.7°C
Horn Island 26.7°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Weipa

48-hour forecast

9am

Clear
27°C

12pm

Clear
31°C

3pm

Mostly clear
33°C

6pm

Mostly clear
31°C

Peninsula Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Weipa 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Apr 21
Sun
Apr 22
Mon
Apr 23
Tue
Apr 24
Wed
Apr 25
Thu
Apr 26
Fri
Apr 27

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 33°C 34°C 33°C 33°C 33°C 33°C 33°C
Minimum 23°C 22°C 23°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 21°C
Chance of Rain 10% 10% 20% 10% 20% 5% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Very High
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
18
km/h
19
km/h
17
km/h
19
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16
km/h
19
km/h
17
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17
km/h
14
km/h
16
km/h
16
km/h
15
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction SE 20km/h
SE
SE 18km/h
SE
ESE 19km/h
ESE
SE 17km/h
SE
SE 19km/h
SE
SE 16km/h
SE
ESE 19km/h
ESE
SE 17km/h
SE
ESE 17km/h
ESE
SSE 14km/h
SSE
ESE 16km/h
ESE
SSE 16km/h
SSE
ESE 15km/h
ESE
SSE 18km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 73% 44% 72% 44% 72% 46% 75% 45% 71% 42% 71% 41% 68% 39%
Dew Point 22°C 20°C 21°C 20°C 22°C 20°C 22°C 20°C 21°C 19°C 21°C 18°C 20°C 18°C

Weipa Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:17 EST
sunrise
06:38 EST
sunset
18:24 EST
last light
18:45 EST
moon
rise
Sat 11:23 EST
set
Sat 23:12 EST
moon
Mon
Apr 23
moon
Mon
Apr 30
moon
Tue
May 8
moon
Tue
May 15

Weipa Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Apr 20
- 33°C -
Thu
Apr 19
23.8°C - 0.2mm
Wed
Apr 18
24.3°C 32.8°C 10.4mm
Tue
Apr 17
- 32.9°C -
Mon
Apr 16
22.7°C - 0.0mm

Weipa Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
1529.5mm
82.7 Day(s)
Total For 2018
1427.6mm
73 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
1290.6mm
80 Day(s)
Wettest Day
219.8mm
Jan 31
Lowest Temperature
22.1°C
Mar 25
Highest Temperature
35.6°C
Jan 7

Weipa Ap Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
22.6°C
13th
Lowest On Record
18.2°C
22nd 2007
Average This Month
23.6°C
+0.8°C
Long-term Average
22.8°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
33.5°C
9th
Highest On Record
35.3°C
14th 1998
Average This Month
32.4°C
+0.1°C
Long-term Average
32.3°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
28.4mm
4th
Total This Month
90.8mm
13 Day(s)
Long-term Average
93.4mm
12.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
328.0mm
2011
Driest On Record
0.2mm
1997
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