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Weipa Forecast

This morning 22°C
Today 33°C
mostly_sunny

Now

22.7°C falling
Updated at 01:30 EST

Peninsula for Wednesday Mostly sunny. Slight chance of a shower north of Weipa in the late afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 17 and 22 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.
Thursday Mostly sunny. Slight chance of a shower north of Weipa, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 17 and 22 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.

Currently at Scherger RAAF

24-hour graph
Temperature 22.7°C falling
Dew Point 20.0°C steady
Feels Like 22.7°C
Relative Humidity 85%
Wind icon
SE 7km/h steady
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure 1010.4hPa falling
Fire Danger 1.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / 0.0mm

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Sunrise sunrise
06:39 EST
Sunset sunset
18:22 EST

Nearby Now

Weipa Ap 23.2°C
Horn Island 26.5°C
Coen Ap 20.4°C
Kowanyama Ap 24.4°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Weipa

48-hour forecast

3am

Clear
23°C

6am

Clear
22°C

9am

Clear
27°C

12pm

Clear
31°C

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National Forecast

Weipa 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Apr 25
Thu
Apr 26
Fri
Apr 27
Sat
Apr 28
Sun
Apr 29
Mon
Apr 30
Tue
May 1

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 33°C 34°C 33°C 33°C 32°C 32°C 33°C
Minimum 22°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 22°C 22°C
Chance of Rain 5% 10% 10% 10% 30% 30% 20%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index 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 18
km/h
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20
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19
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19
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22
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Wind Direction ESE 18km/h
ESE
SE 14km/h
SE
ESE 17km/h
ESE
SSE 15km/h
SSE
ESE 16km/h
ESE
SE 16km/h
SE
ESE 17km/h
ESE
SE 17km/h
SE
ESE 20km/h
ESE
ESE 19km/h
ESE
SE 19km/h
SE
ESE 19km/h
ESE
ESE 19km/h
ESE
ESE 22km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 73% 41% 70% 36% 70% 37% 69% 38% 70% 45% 72% 48% 72% 47%
Dew Point 22°C 18°C 21°C 17°C 21°C 17°C 20°C 17°C 20°C 19°C 21°C 20°C 21°C 21°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
06:17 EST
sunrise
06:39 EST
sunset
18:22 EST
last light
18:44 EST
moon
set
Wed 02:09 EST
rise
Wed 15:00 EST
moon
Mon
Apr 30
moon
Tue
May 8
moon
Tue
May 15
moon
Tue
May 22

Scherger RAAF Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Apr 24
- 33°C -
Mon
Apr 23
20.6°C - 0.0mm
Sun
Apr 22
20.8°C 33.3°C 0.0mm
Sat
Apr 21
21.9°C 32.9°C 0.0mm
Fri
Apr 20
20.8°C 33.5°C 0.0mm

Scherger RAAF Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
1477.1mm
77.6 Day(s)
Total For 2018
1331.0mm
93 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
1261.4mm
86 Day(s)
Wettest Day
265.0mm
Jan 31
Lowest Temperature
20.6°C
Apr 23
Highest Temperature
36.6°C
Jan 1

Scherger RAAF Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
20.6°C
23rd
Lowest On Record
18.0°C
30th 2015
Average This Month
22.9°C
+0.2°C
Long-term Average
22.7°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
35.1°C
9th
Highest On Record
35.1°C
16th 2009
Average This Month
33.5°C
+1.1°C
Long-term Average
32.4°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
1.0mm
1st
Total This Month
10.2mm
19 Day(s)
Long-term Average
111.6mm
11.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
328.0mm
2011
Driest On Record
7.2mm
2016
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