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Weipa Forecast

This morning 23°C
Today 33°C
mostly_sunny

Now

22.7°C steady
Updated at 02:00 EST

Peninsula for Friday Mostly sunny. Medium chance of showers north of Weipa, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm over the far north. Light winds becoming E/SE 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 18 and 23 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.
Saturday Mostly sunny. Medium chance of showers north of Weipa, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm north of Weipa. Light winds becoming SE 15 to 20 km/h early in the morning then tending E 15 to 25 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 19 and 23 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.

Currently at Scherger RAAF

24-hour graph
Temperature 22.7°C steady
Dew Point 19.9°C steady
Feels Like 22.7°C
Relative Humidity 84%
Wind icon
S 9km/h rising
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure 1011.0hPa falling
Fire Danger 1.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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

Nearby Now

Weipa Ap 23.8°C
Coen Ap 22.3°C
Horn Island 27.2°C
Kowanyama Ap 24.1°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Weipa

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
24°C

6am

Mostly clear
23°C

9am

Mostly clear
27°C

12pm

Mostly clear
32°C

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National Forecast

Weipa 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 33°C 34°C 34°C 34°C 33°C 34°C 34°C
Minimum 23°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 22°C 22°C
Chance of Rain 20% 20% 10% 20% 20% 40% 50%
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 20
km/h
19
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19
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19
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18
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18
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Wind Direction SE 20km/h
SE
ESE 19km/h
ESE
ESE 21km/h
ESE
ESE 19km/h
ESE
ESE 19km/h
ESE
SE 18km/h
SE
SE 20km/h
SE
SE 18km/h
SE
SE 18km/h
SE
SE 17km/h
SE
SE 17km/h
SE
SSE 16km/h
SSE
ESE 17km/h
ESE
SSE 18km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 73% 52% 73% 48% 73% 48% 74% 50% 74% 49% 73% 48% 73% 46%
Dew Point 22°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 23°C 22°C 22°C 21°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 21°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
06:17 EST
sunrise
06:38 EST
sunset
18:24 EST
last light
18:46 EST
moon
rise
Fri 10:23 EST
set
Fri 22:13 EST
moon
Mon
Apr 23
moon
Mon
Apr 30
moon
Tue
May 8
moon
Tue
May 15

Scherger RAAF Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Apr 19
23.8°C 33°C 0.2mm
Wed
Apr 18
23.9°C 33.6°C 0.2mm
Tue
Apr 17
23.6°C 32.3°C 0.6mm
Mon
Apr 16
22.4°C 34.4°C 0.2mm
Sun
Apr 15
22.4°C 34.4°C 0.2mm

Scherger RAAF Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
1477.1mm
77.6 Day(s)
Total For 2018
1331.0mm
93 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
1259.6mm
85 Day(s)
Wettest Day
265.0mm
Jan 31
Lowest Temperature
21.8°C
Mar 12
Highest Temperature
36.6°C
Jan 1

Scherger RAAF Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
21.8°C
12th
Lowest On Record
18.0°C
30th 2015
Average This Month
23.3°C
+0.6°C
Long-term Average
22.7°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
35.1°C
9th
Highest On Record
35.1°C
16th 2009
Average This Month
33.5°C
+1.1°C
Long-term Average
32.4°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
1.0mm
1st
Total This Month
10.2mm
19 Day(s)
Long-term Average
111.6mm
11.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
328.0mm
2011
Driest On Record
7.2mm
2016
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