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Weipa Forecast

This morning 24°C
Today 35°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

24.7°C steady
Updated at 23:50 EST

Peninsula for Monday Mostly sunny. Medium chance of showers near the west coast in the afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the west in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then tending E/NE in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 30s.
Tuesday Mostly sunny. Slight chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then tending E/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 30s.

Currently at Weipa Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 24.7°C steady
Dew Point 22.8°C falling
Feels Like 24.7°C
Relative Humidity 89%
Wind icon
NE 7km/h rising
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure 1009.3hPa falling
Fire Danger 1.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 2.0mm / -

Nearby Now

Lockhart River Ap 27.6°C
Coen Ap 26.2°C
Horn Island 28.7°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Weipa

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
25°C

6am

Mostly clear
24°C

9am

Mostly clear
30°C

12pm

Mostly cloudy
33°C

Peninsula Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Weipa 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Dec 18
Tue
Dec 19
Wed
Dec 20
Thu
Dec 21
Fri
Dec 22
Sat
Dec 23
Sun
Dec 24

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 35°C 35°C 35°C 35°C 34°C 35°C 35°C
Minimum 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 23°C 23°C 23°C
Chance of Rain 40% 50% 50% 60% 70% 60% 40%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
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 14
km/h
14
km/h
13
km/h
17
km/h
12
km/h
13
km/h
12
km/h
14
km/h
15
km/h
13
km/h
16
km/h
13
km/h
18
km/h
15
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 14km/h
ESE
SW 14km/h
SW
E 13km/h
E
WSW 17km/h
WSW
E 12km/h
E
WSW 13km/h
WSW
E 12km/h
E
WSW 14km/h
WSW
E 15km/h
E
WSW 13km/h
WSW
ESE 16km/h
ESE
S 13km/h
S
ESE 18km/h
ESE
SE 15km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 67% 46% 66% 47% 67% 46% 71% 50% 69% 46% 68% 48% 70% 40%
Dew Point 23°C 22°C 23°C 22°C 23°C 22°C 24°C 23°C 23°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 20°C

Weipa Sun & Moon Times

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First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
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sunrise
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sunset
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last light
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moon
set
Mon 18:52 EST
rise
Tue 06:38 EST
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
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Jan 9
moon
Wed
Jan 17

Weipa Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Dec 17
23.0°C 34°C 7.2mm
Sat
Dec 16
23.9°C 33.9°C 33.0mm
Fri
Dec 15
24.6°C 35.1°C 8.4mm
Thu
Dec 14
24.1°C 35.0°C 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 13
24.0°C 35.8°C 5.4mm

Weipa Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
1968.2mm
122.8 Day(s)
Total For 2017
1502.2mm
111 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
1009.6mm
111 Day(s)
Wettest Day
68.4mm
Jan 16
Lowest Temperature
16.0°C
Jun 24
Highest Temperature
37.9°C
Oct 14

Weipa Ap Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
20.9°C
7th
Lowest On Record
20.7°C
7th 1998
Average This Month
23.8°C
-0.4°C
Long-term Average
24.2°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
37.2°C
10th
Highest On Record
38.8°C
11th 2016
Average This Month
34.7°C
+0.7°C
Long-term Average
34.0°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
55.4mm
2nd
Total This Month
150.0mm
7 Day(s)
Long-term Average
280.3mm
17.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
876.0mm
1992
Driest On Record
59.2mm
2013
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