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Weipa Forecast

Tonight 22°C
Tomorrow 31°C
mostly_sunny

Now

25.2°C falling
Updated at 23:30 EST

Peninsula for Tuesday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers near the east coast, becoming less likely this afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds E/SE 25 to 35 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures around 30.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower north of Weipa, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds E/SE 20 to 30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 15 and 23 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

Currently at Weipa Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 25.2°C falling
Dew Point 20.0°C falling
Feels Like 26.2°C
Relative Humidity 73%
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ESE 24km/h rising
Wind Gusts 30km/h
Pressure 1013.9hPa steady
Fire Danger 4.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:44 EST
Sunset sunset
18:13 EST

Nearby Now

Lockhart River Ap 22.6°C
Coen Ap 22.3°C
Horn Island 25.5°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Weipa

48-hour forecast

12am

Mostly clear
24°C

3am

Mostly clear
22°C

6am

Mostly clear
21°C

9am

Mostly clear
26°C

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Qld - Tue 22:00 EST
Coastal Strong Wind/Gale Warning

National Forecast

Weipa 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Cloudy

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 31°C 31°C 31°C 31°C 32°C 31°C 31°C
Minimum 23°C 22°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 20°C
Chance of Rain 10% 10% 20% 20% 20% 30% 5%
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 26
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29
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18
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Wind Direction SE 26km/h
SE
ESE 29km/h
ESE
ESE 25km/h
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ESE 26km/h
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ESE 22km/h
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ESE 23km/h
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ESE 20km/h
ESE
ESE 18km/h
ESE
SE 18km/h
SE
SE 17km/h
SE
SE 20km/h
SE
SE 17km/h
SE
SE 18km/h
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Relative Humidity 71% 60% 70% 55% 71% 54% 72% 52% 72% 47% 71% 43% 72%
Dew Point 21°C 22°C 20°C 21°C 20°C 21°C 20°C 20°C 19°C 20°C 20°C 18°C 19°C

Weipa Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:22 EST
sunrise
06:45 EST
sunset
18:13 EST
last light
18:36 EST
moon
set
Wed 01:01 EST
rise
Wed 13:46 EST
moon
Wed
May 30
moon
Thu
Jun 7
moon
Thu
Jun 14
moon
Wed
Jun 20

Weipa Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
May 22
23.3°C 30°C 0.0mm
Mon
May 21
24.6°C 31.3°C 0.0mm
Sun
May 20
22.2°C 31.5°C 0.0mm
Sat
May 19
22.5°C 31.6°C 0.0mm
Fri
May 18
22.6°C 30.4°C 0.0mm

Weipa Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
1550.0mm
87.5 Day(s)
Total For 2018
1428.0mm
74 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
1295.0mm
84 Day(s)
Wettest Day
219.8mm
Jan 31
Lowest Temperature
18.3°C
Apr 28
Highest Temperature
35.6°C
Jan 7

Weipa Ap Almanac

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May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
19.9°C
2nd
Lowest On Record
12.7°C
23rd 2009
Average This Month
22.2°C
+0.8°C
Long-term Average
21.4°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
32.7°C
4th
Highest On Record
35.5°C
10th 2016
Average This Month
31.6°C
-0.3°C
Long-term Average
31.9°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.4mm
11th
Total This Month
0.4mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
20.5mm
4.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
137.8mm
2006
Driest On Record
0.0mm
2001
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