Wednesday Mostly sunny morning. Slight (30%) chance of a shower late this afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm during this afternoon and evening. Winds E 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 34 to 39.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. The chance of thunderstorms. Light winds becoming E 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late evening.
Friday Mostly sunny. Medium (60%) chance of showers north of Weipa, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm north of Coen. Light winds becoming E 15 to 20 km/h during the morning.
Saturday Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower north of Weipa, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm north of Weipa in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming E 15 to 25 km/h during the morning.
Peninsula Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||27||33||50%||< 1mm||Nil||E 20||60||E 23||52|
||24||36||80%||1-5mm||Nil||E 14||66||N 11||37|
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