Weipa Climate

Weipa Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
32.0 31.5 31.8 32.3 31.8 31.0 31.0 32.2 34.4 35.7 35.8 34.0 32.8
Mean Min (°C)
24.3 24.2 23.9 22.9 21.4 20.0 19.0 18.8 19.9 21.8 23.5 24.2 22.0
Mean Rain (mm)
499.8 496.4 397.7 103.3 19.7 3.3 1.4 4.9 1.5 21.4 93.5 274.7 1892.1
Median Rain (mm)
483.0 500.2 346.2 64.8 13.2 1.0 0.4 0.0 0.0 6.9 47.6 248.4 1815.7
Mean Rain Days
23.4 24.0 22.4 12.5 4.7 2.3 1.5 1.5 1.0 2.9 8.0 17.8 121.3

Weipa Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
37.5 35.7 34.8 35.3 35.5 34.5 34.6 35.9 38.1 39.0 39.2 38.9 39.2
Low Max (°C)
24.5 24.7 24.7 25.9 25.5 25.4 24.8 26.6 30.0 27.9 28.7 25.6 24.5
High Min (°C)
28.7 27.6 26.7 26.6 25.8 25.0 25.2 24.5 26.0 26.7 28.9 28.5 28.9
Low Min (°C)
20.8 20.4 19.1 18.2 12.7 10.2 11.8 12.9 14.7 15.7 19.0 20.7 10.2
High Rain (mm)
356.0 201.2 245.2 143.8 67.6 18.6 5.8 24.4 8.2 46.0 110.4 136.0 356.0

Weipa Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
33.8 33.4 32.7 33.8 33.0 32.2 32.1 33.4 35.4 36.9 37.4 36.0 33.9
Low Mn. Max (°C)
30.6 29.8 30.5 30.9 30.7 29.3 29.8 30.7 33.2 34.6 33.3 31.3 32.0
High Mn. Min (°C)
25.0 25.0 24.7 24.5 23.6 21.2 22.3 21.6 22.8 23.7 24.6 25.2 23.3
Low Mn. Min (°C)
23.7 23.5 23.1 20.8 19.1 18.1 16.9 16.8 18.1 19.0 21.9 23.2 21.3
High Rain (mm)
909.8 932.6 986.4 328.0 137.8 23.6 9.2 59.2 16.6 132.6 339.6 876.0 2719.4
Low Rain (mm)
115.4 127.2 149.0 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 2.6 59.2 1206.2

Weipa Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

WEIPA AERO

Mean daily minimum temp
Mean daily maximum temp
Highest/lowest on record
Highest/lowest on record
Mean monthly rainfall

Weipa Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
≥ 35.0°C
1.7 0.2 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.4 10.8 22.5 21.4 11.4 69.2
≥ 30.0°C
26.3 22.2 26.2 28.5 29.2 24.4 25.1 29.3 30.0 30.9 29.6 29.3 331.5
≤ 2.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
≤ 0.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

Weipa 'per Week' Values (14th/86th Percentiles)

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
33.8 33.4 33.4 33.5 32.9 32.6 32.3 33.5 35.9 37.1 37.5 36.1 35.4
Low Max
29.9 29.0 30.0 31.1 30.8 29.7 29.6 30.5 32.9 34.0 33.5 31.4 30.5
High Min
25.1 25.0 24.8 24.3 23.4 22.3 21.5 21.4 21.8 23.9 24.9 25.2 24.5
Low Min
23.3 23.4 22.9 21.0 19.1 18.0 16.3 16.4 17.8 19.6 21.9 23.1 18.6

Weipa Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
29 29 29 29 29 28 28 28 28 28 29 29 28.0
Earliest Entry
1993 1993 1993 1993 1993 1993 1993 1993 1993 1993 1992 1992 1992
Latest Entry
2021 2021 2021 2021 2021 2021 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2021
Years of Maxima
29 29 29 29 29 28 28 28 28 28 29 29 28.0
Earliest Entry
1993 1993 1993 1993 1993 1993 1993 1993 1993 1993 1992 1992 1992
Latest Entry
2021 2021 2021 2021 2021 2021 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2021
Years of Rainfall
29 29 29 28 29 28 28 28 28 28 28 29 28.0
Earliest Entry
1993 1993 1993 1993 1993 1993 1993 1993 1993 1993 1993 1992 1992
Latest Entry
2021 2021 2021 2021 2021 2021 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2020 2021

Station Details

WEIPA AERO
Peninsula, Queensland
12.6778°S 141.9208°E 18m AMSL
Commenced 1972
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Mining companies, irrigators competing for 145,000 megalitres of north Queensland water

00:56 EST

The Queensland government has announced plans to release 145,000 megalitres of water into the Flinders River by the end of the year, with irrigators and mining companies competing for allocations.

Indian Ocean Dipole developing off WA likely to spell wet winter and spring for much of Australia

23:11 EST

A heavy band of cloud has been producing an unusual and out-of-season downpour over parts of Western Australia's north this week.

Get a sneak peak into the new Weatherzone Beta website experience while we continue to build out its full functionality.
Explore new datasets, map layers, 7-day charts, 12-month trends and much more!