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Weipa Forecast

This morning 18°C
Today 31°C
sunny

Now

20.5°C falling
Updated at 03:20 EST

Peninsula for Thursday Mostly clear. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the coast. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h.
Friday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the coast. Winds E 15 to 20 km/h increasing to 15 to 25 km/h in the morning.

Currently at Weipa Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 20.5°C falling
Dew Point 18.1°C steady
Feels Like 20.5°C
Relative Humidity 86%
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SE 5km/h falling
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure 1014.9hPa steady
Fire Danger 1.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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

Nearby Now

Lockhart River Ap 17.8°C
Coen Ap 18.4°C
Horn Island 24.2°C

Next 12 hours in Weipa

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly clear
18°C

9am

Mostly clear
23°C

12pm

Mostly clear
29°C

3pm

Mostly clear
31°C

Peninsula Weather Warnings

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Qld - Thu 23:16 EST
Strong Wind Warning for the Following Areas: South East Gulf of Carpentaria, Sunshine Coast Waters and Gold Coast Waters

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Weipa 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Jul 3
Sat
Jul 4
Sun
Jul 5
Mon
Jul 6
Tue
Jul 7
Wed
Jul 8
Thu
Jul 9

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

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Sunny
Maximum 31°C 31°C 31°C 31°C 31°C 32°C 33°C
Minimum 18°C 18°C 18°C 18°C 20°C 21°C 20°C
Chance of Rain 10% 10% 5% 20% 10% 5% 20%
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 14
km/h
16
km/h
14
km/h
16
km/h
13
km/h
16
km/h
13
km/h
16
km/h
11
km/h
11
km/h
9
km/h
10
km/h
9
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9
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 14km/h
ESE
ESE 16km/h
ESE
ESE 14km/h
ESE
ESE 16km/h
ESE
ESE 13km/h
ESE
ESE 16km/h
ESE
ESE 13km/h
ESE
SE 16km/h
SE
ESE 11km/h
ESE
SSW 11km/h
SSW
ESE 9km/h
ESE
ESE 10km/h
ESE
E 9km/h
E
E 9km/h
E
Relative Humidity 69% 33% 68% 37% 71% 37% 70% 38% 66% 40% 68% 40% 76% 40%
Dew Point 17°C 13°C 17°C 15°C 18°C 15°C 18°C 16°C 18°C 16°C 19°C 17°C 20°C 18°C

Weipa Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:32 EST
sunrise
06:55 EST
sunset
18:18 EST
last light
18:41 EST
moon
set
Fri 07:34 EST
rise
Fri 19:32 EST
moon
Thu
Jul 9
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Thu
Jul 16
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Jul 24
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Fri
Jul 31

Weipa Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Jul 2
18.1°C 31°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jul 1
20.6°C 31.1°C 1.0mm
Tue
Jun 30
17.8°C 29.7°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jun 29
15.8°C 30.7°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jun 28
19.1°C 31.4°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
1913.2mm
95 Day(s)
Wettest Day
245.2mm
Mar 13
Lowest Temperature
15.8°C
Jun 29
Highest Temperature
35.4°C
Jan 1

Weipa Ap Almanac

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July Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
18.1°C
2nd
Lowest On Record
11.8°C
29th 1996
Average This Month
19.4°C
+0.5°C
Long-term Average
18.9°C
July Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
31.1°C
1st
Highest On Record
34.6°C
13th 2012
Average This Month
31.0°C
+0.0°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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