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Weipa Forecast

Today 31°C
Tonight 24°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

25.1°C steady
Updated at 12:10 EST

Peninsula for Saturday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures 31 to 36.

Currently at Weipa Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 25.1°C steady
Dew Point 24.3°C rising
Feels Like 25.8°C
Relative Humidity 95%
Wind icon
E 7km/h steady
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure 1010.1hPa steady
Fire Danger 1.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 23.2mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:21 EST
Sunset sunset
19:06 EST

Nearby Now

Lockhart River Ap 27.1°C
Coen Ap 32.0°C
Horn Island 25.1°C

Next 12 hours in Weipa

48-hour forecast

3pm

Chance shower or storm
31°C

6pm

Chance shower or storm
29°C

9pm

Slight chance storm
27°C

12am

Slight chance storm
25°C

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National Forecast

Weipa 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Jan 21
Sun
Jan 22
Mon
Jan 23
Tue
Jan 24
Wed
Jan 25
Thu
Jan 26
Fri
Jan 27

Possible thunderstorm

Thunder-
storms

Thunder-
storms

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm
Maximum 31°C 32°C 32°C 32°C 32°C 31°C 32°C
Minimum 24°C 24°C 24°C 23°C 24°C 23°C 23°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 90% 90% 90% 90% 70%
Rain Amount 10-20mm 10-20mm 40-80mm 20-40mm 10-20mm 10-20mm 5-10mm
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 5
km/h
11
km/h
9
km/h
12
km/h
8
km/h
11
km/h
8
km/h
11
km/h
10
km/h
9
km/h
12
km/h
13
km/h
12
km/h
13
km/h
Wind Direction NW 5km/h
NW
WNW 11km/h
WNW
NW 9km/h
NW
NW 12km/h
NW
N 8km/h
N
N 11km/h
N
NNE 8km/h
NNE
NNE 11km/h
NNE
NE 10km/h
NE
N 9km/h
N
ENE 12km/h
ENE
NNE 13km/h
NNE
ENE 12km/h
ENE
NE 13km/h
NE
Relative Humidity 85% 78% 85% 81% 88% 84% 91% 90% 89% 86% 87% 85% 87% 81%
Dew Point 25°C 27°C 26°C 28°C 26°C 28°C 26°C 29°C 26°C 28°C 25°C 27°C 25°C 27°C

Weipa Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:58 EST
sunrise
06:21 EST
sunset
19:06 EST
last light
19:29 EST
moon
set
Sat 13:34 EST
rise
Sun 01:34 EST
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11
moon
Sun
Feb 19

Weipa Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Jan 21
24.5°C - 12.0mm
Fri
Jan 20
24.0°C 31.7°C 0.0mm
Thu
Jan 19
24.0°C 31.0°C 25.2mm
Wed
Jan 18
24.3°C 31.9°C 7.2mm
Tue
Jan 17
24.0°C 33.7°C 0.0mm

Weipa Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
509.1mm
23.8 Day(s)
Total For 2017
406.2mm
19 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
50.0mm
9 Day(s)
Wettest Day
68.4mm
Jan 16
Lowest Temperature
23.3°C
Jan 15
Highest Temperature
33.8°C
Jan 5

Weipa Ap Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
23.3°C
15th
Lowest On Record
20.8°C
28th 2011
Average This Month
24.2°C
+0.0°C
Long-term Average
24.2°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
33.8°C
5th
Highest On Record
37.5°C
1st 2007
Average This Month
31.5°C
-0.4°C
Long-term Average
31.9°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
68.4mm
16th
Total This Month
406.2mm
19 Day(s)
Long-term Average
509.1mm
23.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
909.8mm
2013
Driest On Record
258.4mm
1993
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