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Weipa Forecast

This morning 22°C
Today 29°C
possible_shower

Now

23.3°C falling
Updated at 05:30 EST

Peninsula for Thursday Cloudy. Medium chance of patchy rain. Winds east to southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures around 30.

Currently at Weipa Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 23.3°C falling
Dew Point 18.4°C falling
Feels Like 23.3°C
Relative Humidity 74%
Wind icon
ESE 12km/h steady
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure 1013.4hPa steady
Fire Danger 2.9
Rain since 9am/last hr - / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:54 EST
Sunset sunset
18:17 EST

Nearby Now

Lockhart River Ap 23.6°C
Coen Ap 21.3°C
Horn Island 24.6°C

Next 12 hours in Weipa

48-hour forecast

6am

Slight chance shower
22°C

9am

Mostly cloudy
24°C

12pm

Slight chance shower
27°C

3pm

Mostly cloudy
29°C

Peninsula Weather Warnings

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Qld - Thu 04:45 EST
Strong Wind Warning for South East Gulf of Carpentaria

National Forecast

Weipa 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Jun 29
Fri
Jun 30
Sat
Jul 1
Sun
Jul 2
Mon
Jul 3
Tue
Jul 4
Wed
Jul 5

Possible shower

Cloudy

Mostly sunny

Cloudy

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 29°C 30°C 31°C 31°C 31°C 31°C 31°C
Minimum 22°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 21°C 20°C
Chance of Rain 40% 10% 5% 30% 30% 5% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index High High High High 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 18
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Wind Direction SE 18km/h
SE
SE 25km/h
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SE 20km/h
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SE 24km/h
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SE 22km/h
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ESE 26km/h
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SE 22km/h
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ESE 24km/h
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SE 21km/h
SE
ESE 24km/h
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ESE 22km/h
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ESE 24km/h
ESE
ESE 22km/h
ESE
ESE 25km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 77% 62% 73% 56% 72% 53% 72% 54% 73% 60% 71% 54% 70% 49%
Dew Point 20°C 21°C 20°C 21°C 21°C 20°C 20°C 21°C 21°C 22°C 20°C 21°C 19°C 19°C

Weipa Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:31 EST
sunrise
06:54 EST
sunset
18:17 EST
last light
18:40 EST
moon
rise
Thu 11:14 EST
set
Thu 23:25 EST
moon
Sat
Jul 1
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Sun
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Weipa Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Jun 28
- - -
Tue
Jun 27
19.8°C 31°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jun 26
19.2°C 31.4°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jun 25
18.3°C 32.0°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jun 24
16.0°C 30.8°C 0.0mm

Weipa Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jun
1553.8mm
90.0 Day(s)
Total For 2017
1295.0mm
84 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
893.0mm
86 Day(s)
Wettest Day
68.4mm
Jan 16
Lowest Temperature
16.0°C
Jun 24
Highest Temperature
34.1°C
Feb 25

Weipa Ap Almanac

full climatology
June Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
16.0°C
24th
Lowest On Record
10.2°C
29th 2007
Average This Month
20.4°C
+0.4°C
Long-term Average
20.0°C
June Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
32.1°C
21st
Highest On Record
34.5°C
8th 2002
Average This Month
30.5°C
-0.6°C
Long-term Average
31.1°C
June Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
3.8mm
2.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
23.6mm
1997
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1999
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