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Weipa Forecast

Today 31°C
Tonight 24°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

28.4°C falling
Updated at 13:30 EST

Peninsula for Saturday Cloudy. Very high chance of showers and thunderstorms with patchy rain areas. Possible locally heavy falls with thunderstorms. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low 30s.

Currently at Scherger RAAF

24-hour graph
Temperature 28.4°C falling
Dew Point 23.8°C falling
Feels Like 32.4°C
Relative Humidity 76%
Wind icon
NNW 9km/h rising
Wind Gusts 15km/h
Pressure 1006.6hPa falling
Fire Danger 2.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:20 EST
Sunset sunset
19:06 EST

Nearby Now

Weipa Ap 28.7°C
Lockhart River Ap 27.1°C
Coen Ap 25.3°C
Horn Island 27.9°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Weipa

48-hour forecast

3pm

Slight chance storm
31°C

6pm

Mostly cloudy
27°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
26°C

12am

Mostly clear
26°C

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National Forecast

Weipa 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm
Maximum 31°C 31°C 29°C 31°C 29°C 31°C 32°C
Minimum 25°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C
Chance of Rain 60% 50% 70% 90% 80% 90% 90%
Rain Amount 5-10mm 5-10mm 5-10mm 10-20mm 20-40mm 10-20mm 20-40mm
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 12
km/h
10
km/h
12
km/h
12
km/h
11
km/h
16
km/h
13
km/h
18
km/h
15
km/h
20
km/h
16
km/h
24
km/h
19
km/h
25
km/h
Wind Direction E 12km/h
E
NNE 10km/h
NNE
E 12km/h
E
NNW 12km/h
NNW
ENE 11km/h
ENE
NNW 16km/h
NNW
NNE 13km/h
NNE
WNW 18km/h
WNW
NNE 15km/h
NNE
NW 20km/h
NW
NNW 16km/h
NNW
NW 24km/h
NW
NW 19km/h
NW
NW 25km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 85% 74% 84% 74% 84% 75% 85% 73% 86% 75% 85% 74% 87% 78%
Dew Point 25°C 26°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 24°C 25°C 25°C 24°C 24°C 25°C 26°C 26°C 27°C

Weipa Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:58 EST
sunrise
06:20 EST
sunset
19:06 EST
last light
19:29 EST
moon
set
Sat 21:23 EST
rise
Sun 09:28 EST
moon
Thu
Jan 25
moon
Thu
Feb 1
moon
Thu
Feb 8
moon
Fri
Feb 16

Scherger RAAF Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Jan 20
23°C - 12mm
Fri
Jan 19
23.8°C 33°C 6.4mm
Thu
Jan 18
24.1°C 30.9°C 21.4mm
Wed
Jan 17
24.1°C 33.1°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jan 16
22.8°C 34.0°C 2.0mm

Scherger RAAF Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
548.4mm
22.5 Day(s)
Total For 2018
129.8mm
13 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
331.0mm
18 Day(s)
Wettest Day
33.6mm
Jan 10
Lowest Temperature
22.1°C
Jan 1
Highest Temperature
36.6°C
Jan 1

Scherger RAAF Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
22.1°C
1st
Lowest On Record
20.1°C
28th 2011
Average This Month
23.9°C
-0.3°C
Long-term Average
24.2°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
36.6°C
1st
Highest On Record
37.9°C
3rd 2007
Average This Month
34.3°C
+2.1°C
Long-term Average
32.2°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
33.6mm
10th
Total This Month
129.8mm
13 Day(s)
Long-term Average
548.4mm
22.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
995.2mm
2013
Driest On Record
332.8mm
2012
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