Weipa Weather


Weipa Forecast

This morning 25°C
Today 30°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

25.5°C steady
Updated at 05:30 EST

Peninsula for Tuesday Cloudy. Very high chance of showers and rain areas. The chance of a thunderstorm. Very destructive wind gusts exceeding 170 km/h possible depending on movement and development of Tropical Cyclone Trevor. Daytime maximum temperatures around 30.

Currently at Weipa Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 25.5°C steady
Dew Point 22.6°C steady
Feels Like 28.7°C
Relative Humidity 84%
Wind icon
SSW 9km/h falling
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure 1004.4hPa steady
Fire Danger 2.0
Rain since 9am/last hr - / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:36 EST
Sunset sunset
18:44 EST

Nearby Now

Lockhart River Ap 25.0°C
Coen Ap 25.1°C
Horn Island 27.2°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Weipa

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly cloudy
25°C

9am

Chance shower or storm
27°C

12pm

Chance shower or storm
29°C

3pm

Chance shower or storm
29°C

Peninsula Weather Warnings

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Qld - Tue 04:53 EST
Tropical Cyclone Warning for Orford Ness to Cape Flattery and across the Cape York Peninsula. Watch from Mapoon to Cape York

Qld - Tue 04:45 EST
Hurricane Force Wind Warning Peninsula Coast. Gale Warning NE/SE Gulf of Carpentaria and Cooktown Coast. Strong Wind Warning Torres Strait

Qld - Mon 12:30 EST
Initial Flood Watch for catchments north of Cairns to Kowanyama

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Weipa 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Possible thunderstorm

Windy with rain

Windy with rain

Windy with rain

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm
Maximum 30°C 28°C 29°C 30°C 31°C 32°C 33°C
Minimum 25°C 24°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C
Chance of Rain 80% 90% 80% 80% 80% 90% 90%
Rain Amount 40-80mm > 80mm 40-80mm 10-20mm 5-10mm 20-40mm 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 20
km/h
26
km/h
33
km/h
40
km/h
36
km/h
39
km/h
34
km/h
34
km/h
20
km/h
22
km/h
14
km/h
15
km/h
10
km/h
14
km/h
Wind Direction SW 20km/h
SW
SW 26km/h
SW
WSW 33km/h
WSW
NE 40km/h
NE
ENE 36km/h
ENE
ENE 39km/h
ENE
NE 34km/h
NE
NE 34km/h
NE
NE 20km/h
NE
NNE 22km/h
NNE
NE 14km/h
NE
NNW 15km/h
NNW
NE 10km/h
NE
NW 14km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 84% 80% 91% 90% 89% 86% 86% 78% 85% 75% 82% 71% 79% 69%
Dew Point 24°C 25°C 24°C 26°C 25°C 26°C 25°C 26°C 25°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 25°C 26°C

Weipa Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:15 EST
sunrise
06:36 EST
sunset
18:44 EST
last light
19:05 EST
moon
rise
Tue 17:27 EST
set
Wed 05:31 EST
moon
Thu
Mar 21
moon
Thu
Mar 28
moon
Fri
Apr 5
moon
Sat
Apr 13

Weipa Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Mar 18
24.2°C 31°C 13.4mm
Sun
Mar 17
23.8°C 32.7°C 0.2mm
Sat
Mar 16
23.9°C 32.7°C 8.8mm
Fri
Mar 15
24.4°C 32.6°C 6.8mm
Thu
Mar 14
23.9°C 33.2°C 4.0mm

Weipa Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
1436.1mm
70.5 Day(s)
Total For 2019
893.8mm
51 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2018
1136.2mm
53 Day(s)
Wettest Day
120.2mm
Jan 25
Lowest Temperature
21.7°C
Jan 4
Highest Temperature
35.2°C
Jan 14

Weipa Ap Almanac

full climatology
March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
23.0°C
8th
Lowest On Record
19.1°C
31st 2002
Average This Month
24.1°C
+0.2°C
Long-term Average
23.9°C
March Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
34.7°C
10th
Highest On Record
34.7°C
1st 2006
Average This Month
32.8°C
+1.0°C
Long-term Average
31.8°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
55.8mm
12th
Total This Month
150.6mm
15 Day(s)
Long-term Average
414.8mm
22.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
986.4mm
1996
Driest On Record
149.0mm
1993
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Weather News

Tropical Cyclone Trevor forms off Far North Queensland coast as storms hit the south east

01:03 EDT

Tropical Cyclone Trevor is expected to intensify to a category three system before it crosses Queensland's Cape York Peninsula on Tuesday night.

Severe storms strike southeast Queensland

16:38 EDT

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