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Weipa Forecast

Today 34°C
Tonight 24°C
mostly_sunny

Now

32.7°C falling
Updated at 15:30 EST

Peninsula for Wednesday Patchy fog early this morning. Mostly sunny afternoon. Light winds becoming E 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 30s.

Currently at Scherger RAAF

24-hour graph
Temperature 32.7°C falling
Dew Point 19.9°C rising
Feels Like 34.7°C
Relative Humidity 46%
Wind icon
ESE 12km/h steady
Wind Gusts 24km/h
Pressure 1009.2hPa falling
Fire Danger 10.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:40 EST
Sunset sunset
18:18 EST

Nearby Now

Weipa Ap 33.1°C
Lockhart River Ap 29.7°C
Horn Island 30.2°C
Coen Ap 30.9°C

Next 12 hours in Weipa

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly clear
31°C

9pm

Mostly clear
28°C

12am

Mostly clear
26°C

3am

Mostly clear
24°C

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Weipa 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
May 4
Thu
May 5
Fri
May 6
Sat
May 7
Sun
May 8
Mon
May 9
Tue
May 10

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 34°C 33°C 33°C 34°C 34°C 34°C 34°C
Minimum 23°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 23°C
Chance of Rain 30% 70% 60% 40% 40% 50% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Very High Extreme 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 14
km/h
14
km/h
20
km/h
20
km/h
20
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20
km/h
21
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19
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17
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15
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15
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12
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 14km/h
ESE
ESE 14km/h
ESE
E 20km/h
E
E 20km/h
E
E 20km/h
E
E 21km/h
E
E 20km/h
E
E 21km/h
E
E 19km/h
E
ENE 17km/h
ENE
E 16km/h
E
E 15km/h
E
E 15km/h
E
E 12km/h
E
Relative Humidity 78% 46% 75% 54% 74% 52% 74% 50% 74% 50% 77% 48% 74% 45%
Dew Point 23°C 21°C 24°C 23°C 23°C 22°C 23°C 22°C 23°C 22°C 24°C 22°C 23°C 21°C

Weipa Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:18 EST
sunrise
06:40 EST
sunset
18:18 EST
last light
18:40 EST
moon
set
Wed 16:13 EST
rise
Thu 04:47 EST
moon
Sat
May 7
moon
Sat
May 14
moon
Sun
May 22
moon
Sun
May 29

Scherger RAAF Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
May 4
22.7°C 34°C 5.0mm
Tue
May 3
23.1°C 34.9°C 0.0mm
Mon
May 2
23.3°C 34.0°C 3.2mm
Sun
May 1
23.7°C 33.8°C 0.6mm
Sat
Apr 30
24.8°C 32.1°C 3.2mm

Weipa Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
1583.4mm
88.4 Day(s)
Total For 2016
788.8mm
70 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
1572.2mm
76 Day(s)
Wettest Day
76.6mm
Mar 16
Lowest Temperature
22.2°C
Apr 4
Highest Temperature
36.8°C
Jan 16

Weipa Ap Almanac

full climatology
May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
22.7°C
4th
Lowest On Record
12.7°C
23rd 2009
Average This Month
23.3°C
+2.0°C
Long-term Average
21.3°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
34.4°C
3rd
Highest On Record
34.4°C
17th 1998
Average This Month
33.8°C
+2.0°C
Long-term Average
31.8°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
11.6mm
4th
Total This Month
20.4mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
17.6mm
4.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
137.8mm
2006
Driest On Record
0.0mm
2001
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