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Current Warnings
 

Peninsula Forecast

  • Tuesday Mostly sunny. Slight chance of a shower. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 30s.

  • Wednesday Mostly sunny. Slight chance of a shower north of Weipa in the late afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 17 and 22 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.

  • Thursday Mostly sunny. Slight chance of a shower north of Weipa, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 17 and 22 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.

  • Friday Sunny. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 17 and 22 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.

  • Saturday Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming E 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 17 and 22 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.

Issued Mon 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
16:30 EST
SSE 4 6 29.4 - 29.4 - - 0.2 1006.8
16:30 EST
ESE 17 26 28.0 17.2 28.6 52 8 0.0 1009.3
16:20 EST
ESE 26 33 29.1 22.6 32.6 68 6 0.0 1007.1
16:30 EST
NE 7 13 29.5 16.3 29.7 45 9 0.0 1009.4
16:30 EST
SE 11 17 31.8 19.8 33.8 49 9 0.0 1007.3
16:30 EST
SE 13 19 31.3 19.0 32.7 48 9 0.0 1007.1
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ANZAC Day forecast

11:33 EST

What will the weather be like for dawn services and ANZAC Day marches in Australia's capital cities? Brisbane will be dry with light winds at dawn and the day should stay rain-free, with only the slight chance of a light shower or two.

Perth rainfall is higher than Melbourne, Hobart, London despite reputation for sunny beaches

10:32 EST

Perth may be best known for its idyllic beaches and sunny skies, but the West Australian capital sees more rain than Melbourne, Hobart and London — cities often associated with gloomy, wet weather.

Corals build 'cloud umbrellas' to help keep cool under blazing sun, study says

10:04 EST

Australian researchers have found corals build "cloud umbrellas" to protect themselves from the scorching sun, and say coral loss through bleaching events could have wider ramifications for weather and agricultural production along the Queensland coast.