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Weipa Forecast

Today 32°C
Tonight 25°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

31.3°C falling
Updated at 14:20 EST

Peninsula for Friday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low 30s.

Currently at Weipa Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 31.3°C falling
Dew Point 24.6°C falling
Feels Like 37.5°C
Relative Humidity 67%
Wind icon
WNW 16km/h steady
Wind Gusts 26km/h
Pressure 1006.9hPa falling
Fire Danger 5.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:37 EST
Sunset sunset
18:41 EST

Nearby Now

Lockhart River Ap 33.7°C
Coen Ap 33.0°C
Horn Island 31.1°C

Next 12 hours in Weipa

48-hour forecast

3pm

Chance shower or storm
31°C

6pm

Slight chance storm
29°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
27°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
26°C

Peninsula Weather Warnings

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Qld - Fri 14:15 EST
Initial Flood Watch for coastal catchments between Cooktown to Mackay extending inland to the eastern Gulf River catchments

National Forecast

Weipa 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Mar 24
Sat
Mar 25
Sun
Mar 26
Mon
Mar 27
Tue
Mar 28
Wed
Mar 29
Thu
Mar 30

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower
Maximum 32°C 32°C 31°C 32°C 32°C 32°C 31°C
Minimum 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 26°C 26°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 90% 90% 90% 90% 90%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 5-10mm
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 7
km/h
15
km/h
6
km/h
15
km/h
8
km/h
18
km/h
13
km/h
20
km/h
15
km/h
20
km/h
15
km/h
19
km/h
13
km/h
17
km/h
Wind Direction NW 7km/h
NW
WNW 15km/h
WNW
NW 6km/h
NW
WNW 15km/h
WNW
WNW 8km/h
WNW
WNW 18km/h
WNW
WNW 13km/h
WNW
WNW 20km/h
WNW
NW 15km/h
NW
WNW 20km/h
WNW
NNW 15km/h
NNW
NW 19km/h
NW
NNW 13km/h
NNW
NNW 17km/h
NNW
Relative Humidity 81% 70% 80% 70% 79% 71% 82% 73% 84% 75% 83% 72% 82% 72%
Dew Point 26°C 25°C 25°C 26°C 25°C 25°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 25°C 25°C

Weipa Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:15 EST
sunrise
06:37 EST
sunset
18:41 EST
last light
19:02 EST
moon
set
Fri 15:43 EST
rise
Sat 03:43 EST
moon
Tue
Mar 28
moon
Tue
Apr 4
moon
Tue
Apr 11
moon
Wed
Apr 19

Weipa Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Mar 24
22.9°C - 17.8mm
Thu
Mar 23
24.9°C 32.1°C 0.0mm
Wed
Mar 22
24.0°C 32.1°C 0.0mm
Tue
Mar 21
24.1°C 32.0°C 0.2mm
Mon
Mar 20
24.1°C 30.4°C 0.4mm

Weipa Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
1466.3mm
71.5 Day(s)
Total For 2017
1093.0mm
62 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
733.8mm
53 Day(s)
Wettest Day
68.4mm
Jan 16
Lowest Temperature
22.8°C
Mar 14
Highest Temperature
34.0°C
Jan 27

Weipa Ap Almanac

full climatology
March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
22.8°C
14th
Lowest On Record
19.1°C
31st 2002
Average This Month
24.2°C
+0.4°C
Long-term Average
23.8°C
March Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
33.9°C
9th
Highest On Record
34.7°C
1st 2006
Average This Month
32.0°C
+0.2°C
Long-term Average
31.8°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
29.0mm
9th
Total This Month
166.4mm
16 Day(s)
Long-term Average
409.6mm
22.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
986.4mm
1996
Driest On Record
149.0mm
1993
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