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Weipa Forecast

Today 33°C
Tonight 18°C
mostly_sunny

Now

31.8°C rising
Updated at 13:10 EST

Peninsula for Friday Sunny. Winds E 15 to 25 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures 29 to 35.

Currently at Weipa Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 31.8°C rising
Dew Point 14.5°C falling
Feels Like 31.2°C
Relative Humidity 35%
Wind icon
ESE 22km/h falling
Wind Gusts 30km/h
Pressure 1013.6hPa falling
Fire Danger 18.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:39 EST
Sunset sunset
18:28 EST

Nearby Now

Lockhart River Ap 27.6°C
Coen Ap 29.3°C
Horn Island 27.9°C

Next 12 hours in Weipa

48-hour forecast

3pm

Mostly clear
33°C

6pm

Clear
30°C

9pm

Clear
25°C

12am

Clear
22°C

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Weipa 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Aug 28
Sat
Aug 29
Sun
Aug 30
Mon
Aug 31
Tue
Sep 1
Wed
Sep 2
Thu
Sep 3

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny
Maximum 33°C 34°C 34°C 35°C 34°C 35°C 35°C
Minimum 18°C 18°C 18°C 18°C 18°C 18°C 18°C
Chance of Rain 10% 10% 10% 30% 10% 5% 10%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme 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 15
km/h
20
km/h
15
km/h
16
km/h
10
km/h
9
km/h
6
km/h
9
km/h
9
km/h
9
km/h
11
km/h
10
km/h
7
km/h
11
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 15km/h
ESE
ESE 20km/h
ESE
ESE 15km/h
ESE
ESE 16km/h
ESE
ESE 10km/h
ESE
SE 9km/h
SE
E 6km/h
E
SSW 9km/h
SSW
E 9km/h
E
N 9km/h
N
E 11km/h
E
WNW 10km/h
WNW
ESE 7km/h
ESE
SSW 11km/h
SSW
Relative Humidity 69% 30% 70% 32% 71% 30% 66% 30% 68% 29% 69% 26% 64% 26%
Dew Point 19°C 14°C 19°C 15°C 19°C 14°C 19°C 15°C 19°C 14°C 19°C 13°C 18°C 13°C

Weipa Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:18 EST
sunrise
06:39 EST
sunset
18:28 EST
last light
18:50 EST
moon
rise
Fri 16:57 EST
set
Sat 05:47 EST
moon
Sun
Aug 30
moon
Sat
Sep 5
moon
Sun
Sep 13
moon
Mon
Sep 21

Weipa Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Aug 28
18.2°C - 0.0mm
Thu
Aug 27
20.5°C 33.8°C 0.0mm
Wed
Aug 26
17.6°C 33.8°C 0.0mm
Tue
Aug 25
18.7°C 33.9°C 0.0mm
Mon
Aug 24
20.4°C 34.1°C 0.0mm

Weipa Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
1594.4mm
93.7 Day(s)
Total For 2015
1575.8mm
82 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2014
1886.8mm
93 Day(s)
Wettest Day
245.2mm
Mar 13
Lowest Temperature
14.3°C
Aug 9
Highest Temperature
35.4°C
Jan 1

Weipa Ap Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
14.3°C
9th
Lowest On Record
12.9°C
14th 2004
Average This Month
17.4°C
-1.3°C
Long-term Average
18.7°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
34.1°C
24th
Highest On Record
35.9°C
25th 2010
Average This Month
32.2°C
+0.2°C
Long-term Average
32.0°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
5.6mm
1.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
59.2mm
2002
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1993
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