Peninsula Weather

Current Warnings
 

Peninsula Forecast

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers and thunderstorms north of Coen, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds W 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 30s.

  • Friday Mostly sunny. Medium chance of showers north of Weipa, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm from the late morning. Light winds becoming W 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 30s.

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers north of Weipa, slight chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.

  • Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers in the west, slight chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.

  • Monday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.

Issued Wed 19:00 EST

Peninsula Observations

Latest Observations
Station
Time Wind dir Wind spd Wind gust Tmp Dew pt Feels like RH Fire Rain Pres
km/h km/h °C °C °C % mm hPa
21:50 EST
WNW 19 20 29.2 - - - - 0.0 -
21:50 EST
WNW 7 9 27.0 23.5 31.1 81 2 0.2 1009.2
21:50 EST
SW 9 13 27.9 24.7 32.4 83 2 0.0 1010.0
21:50 EST
NW 15 17 28.6 23.9 31.4 75 4 0.0 1007.9
21:50 EST
- 0 0 26.8 25.2 33.4 91 1 0.0 1007.7
21:50 EST
- 0 4 26.6 24.3 32.6 87 2 0.2 1008.7
21:50 EST
NW 9 11 28.5 24.9 33.1 81 3 0.4 1008.5
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