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Weipa Forecast

Tonight 20°C
Tomorrow 33°C
mostly_sunny

Now

26.6°C steady
Updated at 23:00 EST

Peninsula for Thursday Mostly sunny. Winds E/SE 20 to 30 km/h tending E/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the evening then tending E/SE in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 31 to 36.
Friday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower or patchy light rain, increasing to a medium chance about the northeast coast and Torres Strait. Winds E/SE 20 to 30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 17 and 21 with daytime temperatures reaching 30 to 35.

Currently at Weipa Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 26.6°C steady
Dew Point 8.1°C rising
Feels Like 22.6°C
Relative Humidity 31%
Wind icon
E 18km/h rising
Wind Gusts 28km/h
Pressure 1012.6hPa falling
Fire Danger 16.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:24 EST
Sunset sunset
18:28 EST

Nearby Now

Coen Ap 23.0°C
Lockhart River Ap 23.7°C
Kowanyama Ap 23.8°C

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Weipa

48-hour forecast

12am

Mostly cloudy
24°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
21°C

6am

Mostly clear
20°C

9am

Mostly clear
26°C

Peninsula Weather Warnings

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Qld - Thu 21:47 EST
Coastal Strong Wind/Gale Warning

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Weipa 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Sep 20
Fri
Sep 21
Sat
Sep 22
Sun
Sep 23
Mon
Sep 24
Tue
Sep 25
Wed
Sep 26

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 35°C 33°C 33°C 34°C 34°C 34°C 34°C
Minimum 19°C 20°C 22°C 21°C 19°C 19°C 19°C
Chance of Rain 30% 20% 5% 20% 10% 5% 40%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
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 21
km/h
23
km/h
20
km/h
21
km/h
28
km/h
28
km/h
25
km/h
23
km/h
22
km/h
19
km/h
21
km/h
19
km/h
23
km/h
19
km/h
Wind Direction SE 21km/h
SE
SE 23km/h
SE
ESE 20km/h
ESE
ESE 21km/h
ESE
ESE 28km/h
ESE
ESE 28km/h
ESE
ESE 25km/h
ESE
ESE 23km/h
ESE
ESE 22km/h
ESE
ESE 19km/h
ESE
ESE 21km/h
ESE
SE 19km/h
SE
ESE 23km/h
ESE
ESE 19km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 54% 23% 61% 38% 58% 38% 59% 35% 59% 33% 59% 30% 59% 32%
Dew Point 16°C 11°C 18°C 17°C 19°C 17°C 19°C 16°C 18°C 16°C 18°C 14°C 18°C 15°C

Weipa Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:02 EST
sunrise
06:23 EST
sunset
18:28 EST
last light
18:49 EST
moon
set
Fri 03:36 EST
rise
Fri 15:26 EST
moon
Tue
Sep 25
moon
Tue
Oct 2
moon
Tue
Oct 9
moon
Wed
Oct 17

Weipa Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Sep 20
18.9°C 36°C 0.0mm
Wed
Sep 19
18.1°C 35.5°C 0.0mm
Tue
Sep 18
18.5°C 35.2°C 0.0mm
Mon
Sep 17
18.8°C 36.4°C 0.0mm
Sun
Sep 16
20.8°C 34.5°C 0.0mm

Weipa Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Sep
1562.0mm
93.9 Day(s)
Total For 2018
1429.6mm
79 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
1299.8mm
88 Day(s)
Wettest Day
219.8mm
Jan 31
Lowest Temperature
15.5°C
Jun 6
Highest Temperature
36.4°C
Sep 17

Weipa Ap Almanac

full climatology
September Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
17.5°C
9th
Lowest On Record
14.7°C
24th 1994
Average This Month
19.0°C
-0.8°C
Long-term Average
19.8°C
September Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
36.4°C
17th
Highest On Record
38.1°C
27th 1997
Average This Month
34.9°C
+0.5°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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