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Weipa Forecast

This morning 19°C
Today 33°C
mostly_sunny

Now

18.7°C falling
Updated at 04:50 EST

Peninsula for Sunday Mostly sunny. Winds E 20 to 30 km/h.

Currently at Scherger RAAF

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Temperature 18.7°C falling
Dew Point 17.0°C falling
Feels Like 18.7°C
Relative Humidity 90%
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Calm falling
Wind Gusts 6km/h
Pressure 1013.3hPa steady
Fire Danger 1.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
06:44 EST
Sunset sunset
18:28 EST

Nearby Now

Weipa Ap 19.3°C
Lockhart River Ap 18.8°C
Coen Ap 22.8°C
Horn Island 24.5°C

Next 12 hours in Weipa

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly clear
19°C

9am

Mostly clear
25°C

12pm

Mostly clear
31°C

3pm

Mostly clear
33°C

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Qld - Sun 04:45 EST
Coastal Strong Wind/Gale Warning

National Forecast

Weipa 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 33°C 32°C 33°C 33°C 33°C 33°C 33°C
Minimum 19°C 18°C 18°C 19°C 19°C 19°C 20°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 30% 40%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme 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 18
km/h
22
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20
km/h
22
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19
km/h
24
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20
km/h
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km/h
18
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21
km/h
18
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19
km/h
18
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21
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 18km/h
ESE
ESE 22km/h
ESE
ESE 20km/h
ESE
ESE 22km/h
ESE
ESE 19km/h
ESE
ESE 24km/h
ESE
ESE 20km/h
ESE
ESE 23km/h
ESE
ESE 18km/h
ESE
SE 21km/h
SE
ESE 18km/h
ESE
SE 19km/h
SE
ESE 18km/h
ESE
SE 21km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 68% 32% 58% 31% 63% 30% 65% 31% 65% 31% 65% 30% 68% 31%
Dew Point 19°C 15°C 15°C 13°C 17°C 14°C 18°C 14°C 18°C 14°C 18°C 14°C 19°C 14°C

Weipa Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:22 EST
sunrise
06:44 EST
sunset
18:28 EST
last light
18:49 EST
moon
rise
Sun 05:06 EST
set
Sun 17:00 EST
moon
Tue
Aug 22
moon
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Aug 29
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Sep 6
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Sep 13

Scherger RAAF Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Aug 19
16.7°C 35°C 0.0mm
Fri
Aug 18
17.2°C 34°C 0.0mm
Thu
Aug 17
19.2°C 32.8°C 0.0mm
Wed
Aug 16
20.6°C 33.7°C 0.0mm
Tue
Aug 15
19.7°C 31.3°C 0.0mm

Scherger RAAF Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
1515.2mm
89.7 Day(s)
Total For 2017
1266.6mm
97 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
781.0mm
79 Day(s)
Wettest Day
82.8mm
Mar 13
Lowest Temperature
15.9°C
Jun 24
Highest Temperature
35.4°C
Mar 9

Scherger RAAF Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
16.7°C
19th
Lowest On Record
13.6°C
14th 2012
Average This Month
19.5°C
+0.6°C
Long-term Average
18.9°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
35.0°C
19th
Highest On Record
37.2°C
9th 2013
Average This Month
32.6°C
+0.2°C
Long-term Average
32.4°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.6mm
5th
Total This Month
0.8mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
8.5mm
1.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
42.2mm
2010
Driest On Record
0.0mm
2009
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14:25 EST

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10:18 EST

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