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Weipa Forecast

This morning 23°C
Today 33°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

24.4°C steady
Updated at 03:50 EST

Peninsula for Sunday Partly cloudy. High chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching 29 to 34.

Currently at Weipa Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 24.4°C steady
Dew Point 22.7°C steady
Feels Like 24.4°C
Relative Humidity 90%
Wind icon
ENE 7km/h falling
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure 1009.3hPa steady
Fire Danger 1.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
06:04 EST
Sunset sunset
18:30 EST

Nearby Now

Lockhart River Ap 23.5°C
Coen Ap 23.5°C
Horn Island 26.6°C

Next 12 hours in Weipa

48-hour forecast

6am

Shower. Chance storm
23°C

9am

Chance shower or storm
28°C

12pm

Chance shower or storm
32°C

3pm

Slight chance storm
33°C

Peninsula Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Weipa 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Oct 22
Mon
Oct 23
Tue
Oct 24
Wed
Oct 25
Thu
Oct 26
Fri
Oct 27
Sat
Oct 28

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny
Maximum 33°C 34°C 34°C 36°C 37°C 37°C 37°C
Minimum 23°C 23°C 23°C 22°C 21°C 21°C 22°C
Chance of Rain 80% 90% 50% 5% 20% 5% 40%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 5-10mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
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 11
km/h
20
km/h
13
km/h
13
km/h
21
km/h
18
km/h
25
km/h
22
km/h
21
km/h
17
km/h
16
km/h
13
km/h
14
km/h
13
km/h
Wind Direction ENE 11km/h
ENE
W 20km/h
W
E 13km/h
E
W 13km/h
W
E 21km/h
E
E 18km/h
E
ESE 25km/h
ESE
ESE 22km/h
ESE
E 21km/h
E
SE 17km/h
SE
E 16km/h
E
E 13km/h
E
E 14km/h
E
NE 13km/h
NE
Relative Humidity 72% 55% 69% 52% 67% 46% 58% 29% 57% 27% 58% 31% 58% 32%
Dew Point 23°C 23°C 23°C 22°C 22°C 20°C 19°C 16°C 19°C 15°C 19°C 17°C 20°C 18°C

Weipa Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:42 EST
sunrise
06:04 EST
sunset
18:30 EST
last light
18:52 EST
moon
rise
Sun 07:45 EST
set
Sun 20:35 EST
moon
Sat
Oct 28
moon
Sat
Nov 4
moon
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Nov 11
moon
Sat
Nov 18

Weipa Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Oct 21
23.0°C 34°C 1.4mm
Fri
Oct 20
24.1°C 36.4°C 4.8mm
Thu
Oct 19
22.7°C 36.5°C 0.0mm
Wed
Oct 18
20.7°C 35.8°C 0.0mm
Tue
Oct 17
23.1°C 33.8°C 0.0mm

Weipa Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Oct
1583.0mm
96.7 Day(s)
Total For 2017
1306.8mm
92 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
905.4mm
96 Day(s)
Wettest Day
68.4mm
Jan 16
Lowest Temperature
16.0°C
Jun 24
Highest Temperature
37.9°C
Oct 14

Weipa Ap Almanac

full climatology
October Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
20.3°C
10th
Lowest On Record
15.7°C
8th 2006
Average This Month
22.9°C
+1.1°C
Long-term Average
21.8°C
October Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
37.9°C
14th
Highest On Record
39.0°C
30th 1998
Average This Month
36.1°C
+0.5°C
Long-term Average
35.6°C
October Rainfall
Wettest This Month
4.8mm
20th
Total This Month
6.4mm
3 Day(s)
Long-term Average
21.0mm
2.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
132.6mm
2010
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1994
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Weather News

Police divers find two bodies in sunken Queensland fishing trawler recovery mission

00:01 EDT

Two bodies have been found in a recovery mission for a trawler that sank off the central Queensland coast earlier this week with seven men on board.

Storms closing in on Perth, scattering across WA

14:06 EDT

Thunderstorms are nearing Perth and will scatter across much of inland Western Australia this weekend, bringing useful rain but also threatening the region with damaging winds.

Another Soaking for Brisbane

09:37 EDT

After receiving October's monthly rainfall total in the past seven days Brisbane is set to see a further 10-20mm today.