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Weipa Forecast

Tonight 24°C
Tomorrow 37°C
sunny

Now

31.7°C falling
Updated at 18:50 EST

Peninsula for Friday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower or thunderstorm in the west and south. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds E/NE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 30s.
Saturday Mostly sunny. Slight chance of a shower or thunderstorm south of Coen in the late afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming E/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 30s.

Currently at Scherger RAAF

24-hour graph
Temperature 31.7°C falling
Dew Point 22.7°C falling
Feels Like 35.0°C
Relative Humidity 59%
Wind icon
NW 9km/h falling
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure 1009.3hPa rising
Fire Danger 5.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
05:58 EST
Sunset sunset
18:48 EST

Nearby Now

Weipa Ap 30.9°C
Lockhart River Ap 28.2°C
Coen Ap 28.6°C
Horn Island 28.7°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Weipa

48-hour forecast

9pm

Slight chance storm
29°C

12am

Mostly clear
28°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
26°C

6am

Mostly clear
24°C

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Weipa 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Dec 6
Sat
Dec 7
Sun
Dec 8
Mon
Dec 9
Tue
Dec 10
Wed
Dec 11
Thu
Dec 12

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 36°C 37°C 37°C 35°C 37°C 34°C 33°C
Minimum 25°C 24°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C
Chance of Rain 40% 40% 20% 40% 50% 90% 80%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 5-10mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
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 17
km/h
16
km/h
18
km/h
12
km/h
18
km/h
20
km/h
20
km/h
24
km/h
18
km/h
16
km/h
12
km/h
17
km/h
12
km/h
20
km/h
Wind Direction ENE 17km/h
ENE
NW 16km/h
NW
E 18km/h
E
SE 12km/h
SE
E 18km/h
E
ESE 20km/h
ESE
ESE 20km/h
ESE
ESE 24km/h
ESE
SE 18km/h
SE
SW 16km/h
SW
SE 12km/h
SE
WSW 17km/h
WSW
ESE 12km/h
ESE
W 20km/h
W
Relative Humidity 72% 46% 63% 37% 59% 32% 64% 49% 65% 48% 67% 56% 71% 64%
Dew Point 24°C 22°C 22°C 20°C 21°C 18°C 23°C 22°C 23°C 24°C 23°C 24°C 24°C 26°C

Weipa Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:35 EST
sunrise
05:58 EST
sunset
18:49 EST
last light
19:12 EST
moon
set
Sat 02:18 EST
rise
Sat 14:40 EST
moon
Thu
Dec 12
moon
Thu
Dec 19
moon
Thu
Dec 26

Scherger RAAF Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Dec 6
23.9°C 36°C 13.4mm
Thu
Dec 5
27.3°C 37.3°C 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 4
25.9°C 37.3°C 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 3
25.0°C 39.5°C 6.4mm
Mon
Dec 2
25.4°C 36.6°C 0.0mm

Scherger RAAF Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
1889.6mm
116.0 Day(s)
Total For 2019
1951.8mm
107 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2018
1416.6mm
104 Day(s)
Wettest Day
188.2mm
Mar 21
Lowest Temperature
14.7°C
Sep 11
Highest Temperature
39.5°C
Dec 3

Scherger RAAF Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
23.9°C
6th
Lowest On Record
20.5°C
3rd 2016
Average This Month
25.3°C
+1.2°C
Long-term Average
24.1°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
39.5°C
3rd
Highest On Record
40.0°C
4th 2012
Average This Month
37.4°C
+2.6°C
Long-term Average
34.8°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
13.4mm
6th
Total This Month
19.8mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
245.0mm
13.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
597.8mm
2011
Driest On Record
118.4mm
2012
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