Weipa Weather


Weipa Forecast

This morning 25°C
Today 33°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

25.1°C steady
Updated at 02:30 EST

Peninsula for Sunday Partly cloudy. High chance of showers north of Weipa, slight chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming E 20 to 30 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching 31 to 36.
Monday Partly cloudy. High chance of showers north of Weipa, medium chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming E 15 to 25 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.

Currently at Weipa Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 25.1°C steady
Dew Point 23.9°C rising
Feels Like 29.8°C
Relative Humidity 93%
Wind icon
NE 5km/h falling
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure 1007.6hPa falling
Fire Danger 1.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 27.4mm / -

Sun on Sun

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

Nearby Now

Lockhart River Ap 25.6°C
Coen Ap 24.2°C
Horn Island 25.5°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Weipa

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
25°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
25°C

9am

Mostly clear
28°C

12pm

Mostly cloudy
32°C

Peninsula Weather Warnings

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Weipa 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
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Maximum 33°C 33°C 32°C 31°C 32°C 32°C 31°C
Minimum 25°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 25°C 25°C 25°C
Chance of Rain 50% 70% 80% 60% 90% 90% 90%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 5-10mm 10-20mm 40-80mm 40-80mm 20-40mm 20-40mm
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 18
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Wind Direction E 18km/h
E
E 20km/h
E
ESE 19km/h
ESE
ESE 18km/h
ESE
ESE 17km/h
ESE
E 17km/h
E
ESE 19km/h
ESE
E 20km/h
E
SSW 17km/h
SSW
WSW 20km/h
WSW
NW 17km/h
NW
WNW 20km/h
WNW
N 14km/h
N
NW 21km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 80% 62% 78% 71% 81% 76% 84% 74% 86% 79% 84% 76% 87% 79%
Dew Point 25°C 25°C 25°C 26°C 24°C 26°C 24°C 25°C 26°C 27°C 26°C 26°C 25°C 26°C

Weipa Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:58 EST
sunrise
06:20 EST
sunset
19:06 EST
last light
19:29 EST
moon
set
Sun 04:56 EST
rise
Sun 18:12 EST
moon
Mon
Jan 21
moon
Mon
Jan 28
moon
Tue
Feb 5
moon
Wed
Feb 13

Weipa Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Jan 19
25.5°C 34°C 11.6mm
Fri
Jan 18
24.6°C 33.4°C 0.0mm
Thu
Jan 17
24.7°C 32.4°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jan 16
24.7°C 32.5°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jan 15
24.9°C 33.0°C 0.0mm

Weipa Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
495.2mm
23.4 Day(s)
Total For 2019
94.4mm
5 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2018
95.0mm
12 Day(s)
Wettest Day
54.6mm
Jan 1
Lowest Temperature
21.7°C
Jan 4
Highest Temperature
35.2°C
Jan 14

Weipa Ap Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
21.7°C
4th
Lowest On Record
20.8°C
28th 2011
Average This Month
24.2°C
-0.1°C
Long-term Average
24.3°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
35.2°C
14th
Highest On Record
37.5°C
1st 2007
Average This Month
32.7°C
+0.7°C
Long-term Average
32.0°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
54.6mm
1st
Total This Month
94.4mm
5 Day(s)
Long-term Average
495.2mm
23.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
909.8mm
2013
Driest On Record
115.4mm
2016
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