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Weipa Forecast

This morning 26°C
Today 33°C
thunderstorms

Now

27.9°C rising
Updated at 08:50 EST

Peninsula for Saturday Cloudy. Very high chance of showers south of Coen, high chance elsewhere. A thunderstorm likely, possibly severe. Heavy falls possible south of Coen. Winds NW/NE 40 to 60 km/h tending NW/SW 35 to 55 km/h in the morning then tending W/NW 20 to 30 km/h in the late evening. Damaging wind gusts exceeding 90 km/h possible depending on movement and development of Severe Tropical Cyclone Owen. Daytime maximum temperatures around 30.

Currently at Weipa Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 27.9°C rising
Dew Point 25.7°C rising
Feels Like 29.7°C
Relative Humidity 88%
Wind icon
NNW 25km/h rising
Wind Gusts 28km/h
Pressure 1005.0hPa falling
Fire Danger 2.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 41.2mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:01 EST
Sunset sunset
18:53 EST

Nearby Now

Lockhart River Ap 28.2°C
Coen Ap 26.0°C
Horn Island 29.5°C

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Weipa

48-hour forecast

12pm

Slight chance storm
31°C

3pm

Slight chance storm
33°C

6pm

Mostly clear
31°C

9pm

Mostly clear
30°C

Peninsula Weather Warnings

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Qld - Sat 07:49 EST
Cyclone Warning from Karumba to Kowanyama and inland areas, including Kowanyama, Croydon and Georgetown. Cancelled Karumba to Kowanyama

Qld - Sat 04:17 EST
Severe Weather Warning (Damaging Winds/Heavy Rain) for N Tropical Coast/T'lands, Peninsula, N Goldfields/Up Flinders & Herbert/Lo Burdekin

Qld - Fri 12:49 EST
Flood Watch for the Gulf of Carpentaria, south Cape York Peninsula and coastal catchments from Cape Tribulation to Rainbow Beach

Weatherpulse

Weipa 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Dec 15
Sun
Dec 16
Mon
Dec 17
Tue
Dec 18
Wed
Dec 19
Thu
Dec 20
Fri
Dec 21

Thunder-
storms

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 33°C 35°C 35°C 35°C 34°C 33°C 33°C
Minimum 26°C 27°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 25°C
Chance of Rain 60% 20% 20% 30% 60% 90% 90%
Rain Amount 5-10mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 10-20mm 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 28
km/h
31
km/h
18
km/h
26
km/h
15
km/h
24
km/h
13
km/h
25
km/h
13
km/h
22
km/h
11
km/h
22
km/h
12
km/h
21
km/h
Wind Direction NW 28km/h
NW
W 31km/h
W
W 18km/h
W
W 26km/h
W
WNW 15km/h
WNW
W 24km/h
W
NNW 13km/h
NNW
WNW 25km/h
WNW
N 13km/h
N
NW 22km/h
NW
NNE 11km/h
NNE
NNW 22km/h
NNW
N 12km/h
N
NNW 21km/h
NNW
Relative Humidity 78% 75% 66% 62% 64% 57% 63% 57% 65% 60% 69% 68% 74% 71%
Dew Point 26°C 28°C 25°C 27°C 24°C 25°C 24°C 25°C 24°C 25°C 24°C 25°C 25°C 26°C

Weipa Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:38 EST
sunrise
06:01 EST
sunset
18:53 EST
last light
19:17 EST
moon
rise
Sat 12:15 EST
set
Sun 00:49 EST
moon
Sun
Dec 23
moon
Sat
Dec 29
moon
Sun
Jan 6
moon
Mon
Jan 14

Weipa Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Dec 14
25.7°C 33°C 9.0mm
Thu
Dec 13
23.9°C 35.2°C 19.4mm
Wed
Dec 12
24.5°C 34.5°C 12.6mm
Tue
Dec 11
25.5°C 34.1°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 10
25.8°C 34.5°C 0.0mm

Weipa Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
1968.2mm
122.8 Day(s)
Total For 2018
1493.0mm
90 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
1462.0mm
109 Day(s)
Wettest Day
219.8mm
Jan 31
Lowest Temperature
15.5°C
Jun 6
Highest Temperature
38.8°C
Nov 15

Weipa Ap Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
23.5°C
9th
Lowest On Record
20.7°C
7th 1998
Average This Month
25.2°C
+1.0°C
Long-term Average
24.2°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
36.9°C
2nd
Highest On Record
38.8°C
11th 2016
Average This Month
34.9°C
+0.9°C
Long-term Average
34.0°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
19.4mm
13th
Total This Month
56.6mm
6 Day(s)
Long-term Average
280.3mm
17.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
876.0mm
1992
Driest On Record
59.2mm
2013
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09:16 EDT

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Cyclone Owen downgraded to category two after crossing Queensland coast

09:11 EDT

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As Tropical Cyclone Owen approaches Queensland, here's everything you need to know

08:11 EDT

Owen is the first tropical cyclone for the Australian summer and he is starting the season with a bang.

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