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Weipa Forecast

This morning 24°C
Today 31°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

24.5°C rising
Updated at 06:50 EST

Peninsula for Thursday Partly cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers north of Coen, medium (60%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm with possible heavy falls. Light winds becoming E/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 30 to 37.

Currently at Weipa Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 24.5°C rising
Dew Point 23.5°C rising
Feels Like 24.5°C
Relative Humidity 94%
Wind icon
ESE 3km/h rising
Wind Gusts 6km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 25.2mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:20 EST
Sunset sunset
19:06 EST

Nearby Now

Lockhart River Ap 23.8°C
Coen Ap 24.0°C
Horn Island 25.2°C

Next 12 hours in Weipa

48-hour forecast

9am

Chance shower or storm
28°C

12pm

Chance shower or storm
30°C

3pm

Chance shower or storm
29°C

6pm

Chance shower or storm
28°C

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National Forecast

Weipa 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Jan 19
Fri
Jan 20
Sat
Jan 21
Sun
Jan 22
Mon
Jan 23
Tue
Jan 24
Wed
Jan 25

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower

Possible shower

Showers
Maximum 31°C 31°C 32°C 32°C 32°C 32°C 32°C
Minimum 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 23°C
Chance of Rain 90% 80% 90% 90% 90% 90% 90%
Rain Amount 10-20mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 10-20mm 10-20mm 5-10mm 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 4
km/h
7
km/h
3
km/h
11
km/h
4
km/h
12
km/h
8
km/h
16
km/h
8
km/h
14
km/h
8
km/h
12
km/h
7
km/h
10
km/h
Wind Direction S 4km/h
S
WSW 7km/h
WSW
NNW 3km/h
NNW
WNW 11km/h
WNW
NW 4km/h
NW
WNW 12km/h
WNW
NW 8km/h
NW
NW 16km/h
NW
NNW 8km/h
NNW
NW 14km/h
NW
NE 8km/h
NE
NW 12km/h
NW
E 7km/h
E
NW 10km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 83% 76% 81% 72% 80% 73% 82% 80% 84% 75% 84% 77% 85% 77%
Dew Point 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 24°C 26°C 25°C 27°C 25°C 26°C 25°C 26°C 25°C 27°C

Weipa Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
05:57 EST
sunrise
06:20 EST
sunset
19:06 EST
last light
19:29 EST
moon
set
Thu 12:00 EST
rise
Fri 00:13 EST
moon
Fri
Jan 20
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11

Weipa Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Jan 18
24.3°C 32°C 7.2mm
Tue
Jan 17
24.0°C 33.7°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jan 16
23.3°C 31.6°C 68.4mm
Sun
Jan 15
23.3°C 30.8°C 34.0mm
Sat
Jan 14
24.6°C 32.7°C 2.8mm

Weipa Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
509.1mm
23.8 Day(s)
Total For 2017
369.0mm
17 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
38.6mm
7 Day(s)
Wettest Day
68.4mm
Jan 16
Lowest Temperature
23.3°C
Jan 15
Highest Temperature
33.8°C
Jan 5

Weipa Ap Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
23.3°C
15th
Lowest On Record
20.8°C
28th 2011
Average This Month
24.2°C
+0.0°C
Long-term Average
24.2°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
33.8°C
5th
Highest On Record
37.5°C
1st 2007
Average This Month
31.5°C
-0.4°C
Long-term Average
31.9°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
68.4mm
16th
Total This Month
369.0mm
17 Day(s)
Long-term Average
509.1mm
23.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
909.8mm
2013
Driest On Record
258.4mm
1993
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