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Weipa Forecast

This morning 22°C
Today 32°C
mostly_sunny

Now

24.0°C falling
Updated at 01:00 EST

Peninsula for Thursday Mostly clear. The slight (20%) chance of a shower or thunderstorm north of Weipa. Winds SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.
Friday Partly cloudy. The slight (30%) chance of a shower or thunderstorm north of Weipa in the late morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening.

Currently at Scherger RAAF

24-hour graph
Temperature 24.0°C falling
Dew Point 21.7°C falling
Feels Like 24.0°C
Relative Humidity 87%
Wind icon
Calm steady
Wind Gusts 0km/h
Pressure 1011.9hPa steady
Fire Danger 1.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:39 EST
Sunset sunset
18:20 EST

Nearby Now

Weipa Ap 24.2°C
Lockhart River Ap 21.8°C
Coen Ap 23.0°C
Horn Island 26.3°C

Next 12 hours in Weipa

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
23°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
22°C

9am

Mostly cloudy
26°C

12pm

Mostly clear
31°C

Peninsula Weather Warnings

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Qld - Thu 22:03 EST
Coastal Strong Wind/Gale Warning

National Forecast

Weipa 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Apr 28
Sat
Apr 29
Sun
Apr 30
Mon
May 1
Tue
May 2
Wed
May 3
Thu
May 4

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Late shower
Maximum 32°C 32°C 32°C 32°C 32°C 32°C 32°C
Minimum 22°C 22°C 21°C 20°C 21°C 22°C 22°C
Chance of Rain 10% 40% 50% 30% 70% 70% 80%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
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 12
km/h
14
km/h
15
km/h
12
km/h
14
km/h
9
km/h
10
km/h
7
km/h
9
km/h
7
km/h
9
km/h
9
km/h
13
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction SE 12km/h
SE
ESE 14km/h
ESE
ESE 15km/h
ESE
ESE 12km/h
ESE
ESE 14km/h
ESE
SE 9km/h
SE
ESE 10km/h
ESE
SE 7km/h
SE
E 9km/h
E
SSE 7km/h
SSE
ESE 9km/h
ESE
ESE 9km/h
ESE
ESE 13km/h
ESE
ESE 16km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 78% 52% 77% 52% 74% 45% 74% 43% 75% 51% 75% 56% 77% 53%
Dew Point 22°C 21°C 22°C 21°C 20°C 19°C 20°C 18°C 21°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
06:39 EST
sunset
18:20 EST
last light
18:42 EST
moon
rise
Fri 08:09 EST
set
Fri 20:08 EST
moon
Wed
May 3
moon
Thu
May 11
moon
Fri
May 19
moon
Fri
May 26

Scherger RAAF Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Apr 27
22.9°C 33°C 0.2mm
Wed
Apr 26
24.0°C 30.7°C 1.0mm
Tue
Apr 25
24.2°C 29.2°C 0.0mm
Mon
Apr 24
23.6°C 31.2°C 1.8mm
Sun
Apr 23
23.6°C 31.5°C 0.0mm

Weipa Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
1565.8mm
83.6 Day(s)
Total For 2017
1292.2mm
83 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
767.2mm
67 Day(s)
Wettest Day
68.4mm
Jan 16
Lowest Temperature
21.4°C
Apr 17
Highest Temperature
34.1°C
Feb 25

Weipa Ap Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
21.4°C
17th
Lowest On Record
18.2°C
22nd 2007
Average This Month
23.2°C
+0.4°C
Long-term Average
22.8°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
33.7°C
1st
Highest On Record
35.3°C
14th 1998
Average This Month
32.0°C
-0.2°C
Long-term Average
32.2°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
19.4mm
9th
Total This Month
66.0mm
15 Day(s)
Long-term Average
99.5mm
12.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
328.0mm
2011
Driest On Record
0.2mm
1997
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