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Weipa Forecast

Today 32°C
Tonight 24°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

28.5°C falling
Updated at 16:50 EST

Peninsula for Monday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers south of Coen, medium (60%) chance elsewhere. The chance of thunderstorms, with possible heavy falls south of Coen early this evening. Light winds.

Currently at Weipa Ap

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Temperature 28.5°C falling
Dew Point 23.6°C rising
Feels Like 32.5°C
Relative Humidity 75%
Wind icon
NNW 24km/h rising
Wind Gusts 35km/h
Pressure 1006.9hPa steady
Fire Danger 4.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 2.8mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
06:33 EST
Sunset sunset
19:00 EST

Nearby Now

Lockhart River Ap 29.2°C
Coen Ap 25.0°C
Horn Island 28.9°C

Next 12 hours in Weipa

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly cloudy
28°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
27°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
26°C

3am

Slight chance storm
25°C

Peninsula Weather Warnings

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Qld - Mon 15:50 EST
Gale Warning for the South East Gulf of Carpentaria. Strong Wind Warning for the North East Gulf of Carpentaria

National Forecast

Weipa 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Feb 20
Tue
Feb 21
Wed
Feb 22
Thu
Feb 23
Fri
Feb 24
Sat
Feb 25
Sun
Feb 26

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm
Maximum 32°C 32°C 32°C 33°C 33°C 32°C 31°C
Minimum 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 90% 90% 90% 90% 90%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 10-20mm 10-20mm 10-20mm
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 15
km/h
21
km/h
14
km/h
20
km/h
10
km/h
15
km/h
7
km/h
7
km/h
5
km/h
10
km/h
5
km/h
9
km/h
6
km/h
8
km/h
Wind Direction NNE 15km/h
NNE
N 21km/h
N
NNE 14km/h
NNE
N 20km/h
N
NE 10km/h
NE
N 15km/h
N
ENE 7km/h
ENE
NW 7km/h
NW
SE 5km/h
SE
WSW 10km/h
WSW
SSE 5km/h
SSE
WSW 9km/h
WSW
SSE 6km/h
SSE
SW 8km/h
SW
Relative Humidity 84% 76% 81% 71% 82% 73% 82% 71% 82% 75% 83% 77% 85% 75%
Dew Point 26°C 26°C 25°C 26°C 25°C 26°C 25°C 26°C 26°C 27°C 25°C 26°C 25°C 25°C

Weipa Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:11 EST
sunrise
06:33 EST
sunset
18:59 EST
last light
19:21 EST
moon
rise
Tue 01:40 EST
set
Wed 15:28 EST
moon
Mon
Feb 27
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
Mon
Mar 13
moon
Tue
Mar 21

Weipa Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Feb 20
24.2°C 31°C 12.4mm
Sun
Feb 19
23.1°C 31.4°C 11.4mm
Sat
Feb 18
24.4°C 31.1°C 0.0mm
Fri
Feb 17
- 32.6°C -
Thu
Feb 16
24.7°C - 4.2mm

Weipa Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
1056.7mm
48.8 Day(s)
Total For 2017
899.2mm
42 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
257.6mm
30 Day(s)
Wettest Day
68.4mm
Jan 16
Lowest Temperature
23.0°C
Jan 31
Highest Temperature
34.0°C
Jan 27

Weipa Ap Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
23.1°C
19th
Lowest On Record
20.5°C
27th 1993
Average This Month
24.0°C
-0.1°C
Long-term Average
24.1°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
32.9°C
1st
Highest On Record
35.7°C
8th 1998
Average This Month
30.8°C
-0.6°C
Long-term Average
31.4°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
61.6mm
6th
Total This Month
305.6mm
18 Day(s)
Long-term Average
547.6mm
25.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
932.6mm
2014
Driest On Record
127.2mm
2013
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Weather News

Cyclone Alfred forms in Gulf of Carpentaria, BOM warns of damaging winds, rain

16:03 EDT

A category one cyclone has formed in the Gulf of Carpentaria but is due to weaken before heading towards the Northern Territory coast.

King Ash Bay fishing village flooded as Tropical Cyclone Alfred forms in Gulf of Carpentaria

14:35 EDT

Shacks in the fishing village of King Ash Bay in the Northern Territory's Gulf of Carpentaria have been flooded by the McArthur River.

Tropical Cyclone Alfred emerges over the Gulf

13:45 EDT

Early today, a tropical low that has been lingering over the Gulf of Carpentaria was upgraded to tropical cyclone.