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Weipa Forecast

Today 34°C
Tonight 23°C
mostly_sunny

Now

27.1°C rising
Updated at 08:50 EST

Peninsula for Tuesday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower north of Weipa, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds E 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 30s.

Currently at Scherger RAAF

24-hour graph
Temperature 27.1°C rising
Dew Point 23.1°C falling
Feels Like 29.9°C
Relative Humidity 79%
Wind icon
ESE 7km/h falling
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure 1013.2hPa steady
Fire Danger 2.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

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Sunrise sunrise
06:40 EST
Sunset sunset
18:18 EST

Nearby Now

Weipa Ap 26.9°C
Lockhart River Ap 28.4°C
Coen Ap 26.7°C
Horn Island 28.5°C

Next 12 hours in Weipa

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly cloudy
32°C

3pm

Chance shower or storm
34°C

6pm

Mostly cloudy
31°C

9pm

Mostly clear
28°C

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Weipa 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
May 3
Wed
May 4
Thu
May 5
Fri
May 6
Sat
May 7
Sun
May 8
Mon
May 9

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 34°C 33°C 33°C 33°C 34°C 34°C 34°C
Minimum 23°C 23°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C
Chance of Rain 60% 50% 60% 30% 40% 40% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Very High Very High Very High Very High Very High
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 16
km/h
13
km/h
15
km/h
15
km/h
21
km/h
20
km/h
20
km/h
21
km/h
20
km/h
19
km/h
19
km/h
16
km/h
16
km/h
14
km/h
Wind Direction E 16km/h
E
E 13km/h
E
ESE 15km/h
ESE
ESE 15km/h
ESE
E 21km/h
E
E 20km/h
E
E 20km/h
E
E 21km/h
E
E 20km/h
E
E 19km/h
E
E 19km/h
E
ENE 16km/h
ENE
E 16km/h
E
E 14km/h
E
Relative Humidity 75% 50% 77% 49% 73% 52% 75% 50% 73% 50% 74% 49% 75% 49%
Dew Point 23°C 22°C 23°C 21°C 23°C 22°C 23°C 21°C 23°C 22°C 23°C 22°C 24°C 22°C

Weipa Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:18 EST
sunrise
06:40 EST
sunset
18:18 EST
last light
18:40 EST
moon
set
Tue 15:23 EST
rise
Wed 03:48 EST
moon
Sat
May 7
moon
Sat
May 14
moon
Sun
May 22
moon
Sun
May 29

Scherger RAAF Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
May 2
23.3°C 34°C 3.2mm
Sun
May 1
23.7°C 33.8°C 0.6mm
Sat
Apr 30
24.8°C 32.1°C 3.2mm
Fri
Apr 29
24.1°C 33.1°C 1.0mm
Thu
Apr 28
22.9°C 33.0°C 0.0mm

Weipa Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
1583.4mm
88.4 Day(s)
Total For 2016
777.2mm
69 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
1572.2mm
76 Day(s)
Wettest Day
76.6mm
Mar 16
Lowest Temperature
22.2°C
Apr 4
Highest Temperature
36.8°C
Jan 16

Weipa Ap Almanac

full climatology
May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
23.4°C
2nd
Lowest On Record
12.7°C
23rd 2009
Average This Month
23.7°C
+2.4°C
Long-term Average
21.3°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
34.2°C
1st
Highest On Record
34.4°C
17th 1998
Average This Month
34.1°C
+2.3°C
Long-term Average
31.8°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
8.8mm
2nd
Total This Month
8.8mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
17.6mm
4.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
137.8mm
2006
Driest On Record
0.0mm
2001
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08:27 EST

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Tasmanians warned to batten down for wet and windy weather

08:10 EST

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