Weipa Weather


Weipa Forecast

This morning 26°C
Today 33°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

25.3°C falling
Updated at 05:40 EST

Peninsula for Thursday Partly cloudy. High chance of showers, most likely from late this morning. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 30s.

Currently at Weipa Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 25.3°C falling
Dew Point 23.7°C falling
Feels Like 29.9°C
Relative Humidity 91%
Wind icon
NE 5km/h falling
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure 1008.9hPa rising
Fire Danger 1.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 24.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:22 EST
Sunset sunset
19:06 EST

Nearby Now

Lockhart River Ap 26.5°C
Coen Ap 24.8°C
Horn Island 26.8°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Weipa

48-hour forecast

9am

Slight chance storm
30°C

12pm

Mostly clear
33°C

3pm

Chance shower or storm
33°C

6pm

Mostly clear
30°C

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Weipa 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Jan 23
Fri
Jan 24
Sat
Jan 25
Sun
Jan 26
Mon
Jan 27
Tue
Jan 28
Wed
Jan 29

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower
Maximum 33°C 34°C 33°C 33°C 33°C 32°C 33°C
Minimum 26°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 26°C
Chance of Rain 60% 40% 60% 60% 90% 90% 90%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 10-20mm 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 14
km/h
23
km/h
12
km/h
22
km/h
11
km/h
21
km/h
13
km/h
21
km/h
12
km/h
22
km/h
15
km/h
21
km/h
15
km/h
20
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 14km/h
NNW
NW 23km/h
NW
NNE 12km/h
NNE
NW 22km/h
NW
N 11km/h
N
NW 21km/h
NW
NNW 13km/h
NNW
NW 21km/h
NW
N 12km/h
N
NW 22km/h
NW
N 15km/h
N
NNW 21km/h
NNW
NNE 15km/h
NNE
N 20km/h
N
Relative Humidity 77% 64% 76% 61% 76% 65% 75% 68% 77% 67% 83% 71% 82% 71%
Dew Point 26°C 25°C 26°C 25°C 26°C 26°C 25°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 27°C

Weipa Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:59 EST
sunrise
06:22 EST
sunset
19:06 EST
last light
19:29 EST
moon
set
Thu 17:48 EST
rise
Fri 05:30 EST
moon
Sat
Jan 25
moon
Sun
Feb 2
moon
Sun
Feb 9
moon
Sun
Feb 16

Weipa Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Jan 22
25.0°C 31°C 59.4mm
Tue
Jan 21
27.2°C 31.8°C 1.0mm
Mon
Jan 20
23.2°C 33.0°C 34.6mm
Sun
Jan 19
23.7°C 33.2°C 30.0mm
Sat
Jan 18
24.6°C 32.7°C 9.2mm

Weipa Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
495.2mm
23.4 Day(s)
Total For 2020
387.4mm
20 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2019
139.2mm
9 Day(s)
Wettest Day
65.8mm
Jan 12
Lowest Temperature
23.1°C
Jan 14
Highest Temperature
35.9°C
Jan 3

Weipa Ap Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
23.1°C
14th
Lowest On Record
20.8°C
28th 2011
Average This Month
24.7°C
+0.4°C
Long-term Average
24.3°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
35.9°C
3rd
Highest On Record
37.5°C
1st 2007
Average This Month
33.4°C
+1.4°C
Long-term Average
32.0°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
65.8mm
12th
Total This Month
387.4mm
20 Day(s)
Long-term Average
495.2mm
23.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
909.8mm
2013
Driest On Record
115.4mm
2016
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