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Weipa Forecast

Today 31°C
Tonight 17°C
mostly_sunny

Now

30.3°C steady
Updated at 15:50 EST

Peninsula for Tuesday The chance of fog early this morning. Mostly sunny afternoon. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 30.

Currently at Weipa Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 30.3°C steady
Dew Point 12.4°C rising
Feels Like 29.3°C
Relative Humidity 33%
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SSE 9km/h rising
Wind Gusts 15km/h
Pressure 1010.7hPa steady
Fire Danger 13.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:55 EST
Sunset sunset
18:19 EST

Nearby Now

Lockhart River Ap 26.2°C
Coen Ap 27.1°C
Horn Island 27.1°C

Next 12 hours in Weipa

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly clear
28°C

9pm

Mostly clear
24°C

12am

Mostly clear
21°C

3am

Mostly clear
19°C

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Weipa 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Jul 7
Wed
Jul 8
Thu
Jul 9
Fri
Jul 10
Sat
Jul 11
Sun
Jul 12
Mon
Jul 13

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 31°C 32°C 31°C 32°C 32°C 32°C 30°C
Minimum 17°C 17°C 18°C 19°C 19°C 19°C 18°C
Chance of Rain 5% 10% 20% 5% 5% 10% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Very High Very High 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 11
km/h
16
km/h
14
km/h
17
km/h
13
km/h
13
km/h
14
km/h
15
km/h
12
km/h
12
km/h
11
km/h
12
km/h
11
km/h
13
km/h
Wind Direction E 11km/h
E
ESE 16km/h
ESE
E 14km/h
E
ESE 17km/h
ESE
ESE 13km/h
ESE
E 13km/h
E
ESE 14km/h
ESE
ESE 15km/h
ESE
SE 12km/h
SE
SE 12km/h
SE
SE 11km/h
SE
ESE 12km/h
ESE
SE 11km/h
SE
SSE 13km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 76% 35% 71% 30% 73% 40% 73% 39% 73% 37% 72% 33% 67% 35%
Dew Point 18°C 14°C 17°C 13°C 18°C 16°C 19°C 17°C 19°C 16°C 18°C 14°C 16°C 13°C

Weipa Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:32 EST
sunrise
06:55 EST
sunset
18:19 EST
last light
18:42 EST
moon
rise
Tue 23:24 EST
set
Wed 11:47 EST
moon
Thu
Jul 9
moon
Thu
Jul 16
moon
Fri
Jul 24
moon
Fri
Jul 31

Weipa Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Jul 7
15.7°C 31°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jul 6
16.5°C 32.0°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jul 5
20.0°C 32.1°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jul 4
17.6°C 29.3°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jul 3
19.9°C 30.5°C 0.0mm

Weipa Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jul
1588.8mm
92.2 Day(s)
Total For 2015
1575.6mm
81 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2014
1886.8mm
93 Day(s)
Wettest Day
245.2mm
Mar 13
Lowest Temperature
15.7°C
Jul 7
Highest Temperature
35.4°C
Jan 1

Weipa Ap Almanac

full climatology
July Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
15.7°C
7th
Lowest On Record
11.8°C
29th 1996
Average This Month
18.3°C
-0.6°C
Long-term Average
18.9°C
July Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
32.1°C
5th
Highest On Record
34.6°C
13th 2012
Average This Month
31.1°C
+0.1°C
Long-term Average
31.0°C
July Rainfall
Wettest This Month
1.0mm
1st
Total This Month
1.0mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
1.5mm
1.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
9.2mm
2012
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1995
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