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Weipa Forecast

Today 37°C
Tonight 23°C
late_shower

Now

28.5°C rising
Updated at 09:00 EST

Peninsula for Sunday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower north of Weipa, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm near the west coast late this afternoon and evening. Winds E/NE 15 to 25 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to high 30s.

Currently at Weipa Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 28.5°C rising
Dew Point 21.4°C falling
Feels Like 30.9°C
Relative Humidity 65%
Wind icon
ESE 11km/h rising
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure 1013.4hPa steady
Fire Danger 4.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
06:15 EST
Sunset sunset
18:28 EST

Nearby Now

Coen Ap 27.9°C
Lockhart River Ap 28.6°C
Kowanyama Ap 29.7°C

Next 12 hours in Weipa

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly clear
34°C

3pm

Mostly cloudy
37°C

6pm

Mostly cloudy
32°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
29°C

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Weipa 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Oct 2
Mon
Oct 3
Tue
Oct 4
Wed
Oct 5
Thu
Oct 6
Fri
Oct 7
Sat
Oct 8

Late shower

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower

Late shower

Late shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 37°C 36°C 35°C 36°C 36°C 35°C 35°C
Minimum 23°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 23°C
Chance of Rain 40% 90% 50% 10% 40% 40% 20%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 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 14
km/h
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8
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12
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km/h
25
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29
km/h
28
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30
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26
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28
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Wind Direction E 14km/h
E
NE 10km/h
NE
E 13km/h
E
NW 8km/h
NW
ESE 12km/h
ESE
E 12km/h
E
ESE 20km/h
ESE
ESE 20km/h
ESE
ESE 25km/h
ESE
ESE 29km/h
ESE
SE 28km/h
SE
ESE 30km/h
ESE
SE 26km/h
SE
SE 28km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 68% 36% 64% 43% 65% 43% 65% 34% 59% 38% 57% 38% 57% 38%
Dew Point 22°C 20°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 18°C 21°C 20°C 20°C 19°C 20°C 19°C

Weipa Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:54 EST
sunrise
06:15 EST
sunset
18:28 EST
last light
18:50 EST
moon
set
Sun 19:29 EST
rise
Mon 07:38 EST
moon
Sun
Oct 9
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Oct 16
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Weipa Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Oct 1
23.1°C 37°C 0.0mm
Fri
Sep 30
22.6°C 35.3°C 0.2mm
Thu
Sep 29
21.8°C 36.3°C 0.0mm
Wed
Sep 28
22.1°C 37.2°C 0.0mm
Tue
Sep 27
22.5°C 38.1°C 0.0mm

Weipa Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Oct
1618.5mm
97.3 Day(s)
Total For 2016
905.4mm
96 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
1575.8mm
82 Day(s)
Wettest Day
76.6mm
Mar 16
Lowest Temperature
13.5°C
Jun 6
Highest Temperature
38.1°C
Sep 27

Weipa Ap Almanac

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October Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
23.1°C
1st
Lowest On Record
15.7°C
8th 2006
Average This Month
23.1°C
+1.3°C
Long-term Average
21.8°C
October Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
37.0°C
1st
Highest On Record
39.0°C
30th 1998
Average This Month
37.0°C
+1.4°C
Long-term Average
35.6°C
October Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
22.8mm
2.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
132.6mm
2010
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1994
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