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Weipa Forecast

This morning 24°C
Today 30°C
thunderstorms

Now

24.9°C steady
Updated at 00:10 EST

Peninsula for Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, becoming less likely later this evening. The chance of thunderstorms, with possible heavy early this evening. Winds NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.
Monday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. Thunderstorms likely, with possible heavy falls in the late morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming E/NE 15 to 25 km/h early in the morning then tending NW/NE in the early afternoon.

Currently at Scherger RAAF

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Temperature 24.9°C steady
Dew Point 23.9°C steady
Feels Like 24.9°C
Relative Humidity 94%
Wind icon
Calm steady
Wind Gusts 0km/h
Pressure 1009.3hPa falling
Fire Danger 1.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 8.6mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
06:22 EST
Sunset sunset
19:06 EST

Nearby Now

Weipa Ap 24.8°C
Lockhart River Ap 25.0°C
Coen Ap 23.9°C
Horn Island 25.5°C

Next 12 hours in Weipa

48-hour forecast

3am

Chance shower or storm
25°C

6am

Chance shower or storm
24°C

9am

Chance shower or storm
27°C

12pm

Shower. Chance storm
29°C

Peninsula Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Weipa 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Jan 23
Tue
Jan 24
Wed
Jan 25
Thu
Jan 26
Fri
Jan 27
Sat
Jan 28
Sun
Jan 29

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Maximum 30°C 30°C 31°C 31°C 33°C 33°C 33°C
Minimum 24°C 24°C 24°C 23°C 24°C 24°C 24°C
Chance of Rain 90% 80% 90% 90% 90% 90% 90%
Rain Amount 20-40mm 10-20mm 10-20mm 10-20mm 10-20mm 5-10mm 5-10mm
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 9
km/h
12
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8
km/h
11
km/h
8
km/h
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11
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Wind Direction NNE 9km/h
NNE
N 12km/h
N
ENE 8km/h
ENE
N 11km/h
N
E 8km/h
E
N 12km/h
N
E 11km/h
E
N 9km/h
N
ENE 9km/h
ENE
NNE 9km/h
NNE
E 8km/h
E
NE 8km/h
NE
E 7km/h
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Relative Humidity 86% 78% 87% 79% 88% 80% 88% 84% 89% 82% 88% 84% 88%
Dew Point 25°C 25°C 25°C 26°C 25°C 26°C 25°C 27°C 26°C 29°C 26°C 29°C 27°C

Weipa Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:59 EST
sunrise
06:22 EST
sunset
19:06 EST
last light
19:29 EST
moon
rise
Mon 02:16 EST
set
Mon 15:09 EST
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
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Feb 11
moon
Sun
Feb 19

Scherger RAAF Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Jan 22
24.3°C 31°C 25.8mm
Sat
Jan 21
24.6°C 30.6°C 18.0mm
Fri
Jan 20
23.9°C 31.9°C 3.0mm
Thu
Jan 19
24.2°C 33.2°C 16.0mm
Wed
Jan 18
23.9°C 32.9°C 47.4mm

Weipa Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
509.1mm
23.8 Day(s)
Total For 2017
469.2mm
20 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
50.6mm
10 Day(s)
Wettest Day
68.4mm
Jan 16
Lowest Temperature
23.3°C
Jan 15
Highest Temperature
33.8°C
Jan 5

Weipa Ap Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
23.3°C
15th
Lowest On Record
20.8°C
28th 2011
Average This Month
24.2°C
+0.0°C
Long-term Average
24.2°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
33.8°C
5th
Highest On Record
37.5°C
1st 2007
Average This Month
31.4°C
-0.5°C
Long-term Average
31.9°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
68.4mm
16th
Total This Month
469.2mm
20 Day(s)
Long-term Average
509.1mm
23.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
909.8mm
2013
Driest On Record
258.4mm
1993
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Weather News

Heating up across the southeastern capitals

11:19 EDT

A couple of scorchers are on the way for Adelaide, Melbourne, Canberra and Sydney over the next few days.

Darwin not quite that wet (yet)

11:13 EDT

Following a good start to January 2017 rainfall, when 125mm fell during the first 48 hours of the year, conditions have been relatively dry for the Northern Territory capital.

Steamy night in Brisbane

14:29 EDT

In the early hours of the morning, Brisbane had its warmest minimum temperature since at least 1999, when the mercury halted its descent at 28 degrees just after 3am.