Weipa Weather


Weipa Forecast

Tonight 24°C
Tomorrow 32°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

26.6°C falling
Updated at 21:00 EST

Peninsula for Friday Mostly sunny. Medium chance of showers north of Weipa during this afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm north of Coen from late this morning. Light winds becoming NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 30s.
Saturday Mostly sunny. Slight chance of a shower or thunderstorm. Light winds becoming W/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.

Currently at Weipa Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 26.6°C falling
Dew Point 23.3°C falling
Feels Like 29.8°C
Relative Humidity 82%
Wind icon
NNE 11km/h steady
Wind Gusts 15km/h
Pressure 1010.4hPa rising
Fire Danger 2.3
Rain since 9am/last hr - / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:37 EST
Sunset sunset
18:34 EST

Nearby Now

Lockhart River Ap 25.4°C
Coen Ap 25.6°C
Horn Island 26.5°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Weipa

48-hour forecast

12am

Mostly clear
26°C

3am

Mostly clear
25°C

6am

Mostly clear
24°C

9am

Mostly clear
28°C

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Weipa 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Apr 3
Sat
Apr 4
Sun
Apr 5
Mon
Apr 6
Tue
Apr 7
Wed
Apr 8
Thu
Apr 9

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 33°C 32°C 33°C 32°C 33°C 33°C 32°C
Minimum 23°C 24°C 23°C 24°C 23°C 23°C 24°C
Chance of Rain 80% 60% 60% 60% 50% 40% 70%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm
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 10
km/h
9
km/h
8
km/h
13
km/h
6
km/h
14
km/h
10
km/h
12
km/h
13
km/h
16
km/h
16
km/h
18
km/h
18
km/h
19
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 10km/h
ESE
WNW 9km/h
WNW
ENE 8km/h
ENE
WNW 13km/h
WNW
ESE 6km/h
ESE
WSW 14km/h
WSW
ESE 10km/h
ESE
E 12km/h
E
E 13km/h
E
ESE 16km/h
ESE
ESE 16km/h
ESE
E 18km/h
E
ESE 18km/h
ESE
ESE 19km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 78% 60% 79% 64% 80% 64% 83% 61% 78% 55% 75% 54% 76% 52%
Dew Point 23°C 23°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 25°C 24°C 24°C 23°C 23°C 22°C 22°C 23°C 21°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 quarter
first light
06:16 EST
sunrise
06:37 EST
sunset
18:33 EST
last light
18:54 EST
moon
set
Sat 02:28 EST
rise
Sat 15:35 EST
moon
Wed
Apr 8
moon
Wed
Apr 15
moon
Thu
Apr 23
moon
Fri
May 1

Weipa Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Apr 3
25.2°C - 11.6mm
Thu
Apr 2
22.1°C 33.7°C 0.0mm
Wed
Apr 1
23.5°C 33.7°C 0.2mm
Tue
Mar 31
24.5°C 32.7°C 7.6mm
Mon
Mar 30
24.8°C 32.6°C 0.2mm

Weipa Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
1529.5mm
82.7 Day(s)
Total For 2020
1284.2mm
78 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2019
1002.4mm
58 Day(s)
Wettest Day
65.8mm
Jan 12
Lowest Temperature
22.1°C
Apr 2
Highest Temperature
35.9°C
Jan 3

Weipa Ap Almanac

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April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
22.1°C
2nd
Lowest On Record
18.2°C
22nd 2007
Average This Month
23.6°C
+0.8°C
Long-term Average
22.8°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
33.7°C
1st
Highest On Record
35.3°C
14th 1998
Average This Month
33.7°C
+1.4°C
Long-term Average
32.3°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
11.6mm
3rd
Total This Month
11.8mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
93.4mm
12.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
328.0mm
2011
Driest On Record
0.2mm
1997
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