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PpLihir Island
Weather Forecast, Papua New Guinea

Issued: 9pm Mon 17 May Local Time
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Lihir Island Weather (Days 0-3):

Heavy rain (total 25mm), heaviest during Wed afternoon. Warm (max 29°C on Mon night, min 28°C on Thu morning). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the SE on Mon night, light winds from the E by Thu afternoon).

(Days 3-6):

Light rain (total 8mm), mostly falling on Thu night. Warm (max 29°C on Fri morning, min 28°C on Thu night). Wind will be generally light.

(Days 6-9):

Moderate rain (total 11mm), heaviest on Mon morning. Warm (max 29°C on Sun night, min 28°C on Sun night). Wind will be generally light.

(Days 10-12):

Moderate rain (total 18mm), heaviest on Sat afternoon. Warm (max 29°C on Wed night, min 28°C on Wed night). Wind will be generally light.

Mon
17
Tuesday
18
Wednesday
19
Thursday
20
Friday
21
Saturday
22
Sunday
23
Monday
24
Tuesday
25
Wednesday
26
Thursday
27
Friday
28
Sat
29
night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM
thunderstorm
clear
thunderstorm
clear
clear
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
thunderstorm
rain showers
thunderstorm
clear
clear
rain showers
thunderstorm
clear
rain showers
thunderstorm
clear
thunderstorm
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
rain showers
rain showers
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
Wind km/h
30 ESE30
35 SE35
35 ESE35
35 SE35
30 SE30
35 ESE35
30 SE30
20 ESE20
15 E15
5 E5
5 ESE5
5 NNE5
5 NNW5
5 WNW5
5 WNW5
5 WNW5
5 SW5
5 N5
10 ESE10
10 E10
5 NE5
5 NE5
5 N5
5 N5
10 NW10
10 WNW10
15 WNW15
5 SW5
5 SSW5
5 N5
10 N10
10 NW10
15 NW15
10 SW10
25 SE25
15 ESE15
risk tstorm clear risk tstorm clear clear risk tstorm risk tstorm risk tstorm risk tstorm risk tstorm some clouds some clouds some clouds risk tstorm rain shwrs risk tstorm clear clear rain shwrs risk tstorm clear rain shwrs risk tstorm clear risk tstorm clear clear clear clear clear rain shwrs rain shwrs risk tstorm risk tstorm risk tstorm risk tstorm
Rain
Rain mm
2 - 1 - - 5 10 2 5 4 - - - 1 1 2 - - 1 3 - 1 1 - 5 - - - - - 1 1 4 3 4 4
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
29 29 29 29 29 29 29 29 29 28 29 29 29 29 29 29 28 29 29 28 29 29 28 29 28 29 29 29 28 29 29 28 29 29 28 29
Low °C
29 29 29 29 29 29 29 28 28 28 29 29 28 28 29 28 28 29 28 28 29 28 28 29 28 28 29 28 28 29 28 28 28 28 28 29
Chill °C
29 29 29 29 29 29 29 29 29 28 29 29 29 29 29 29 28 29 29 28 29 29 28 29 28 29 29 29 28 29 29 28 29 29 28 29
Freezing level m
5100 5200 5200 5050 5150 5200 5100 5150 5200 5000 5200 5250 5050 5100 5100 5000 5150 5200 5100 5100 5200 5150 5250 5200 5100 5100 5100 5100 5200 5250 5100 5100 5100 5000 5000 5000
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
242425242525242424242424242424242424242424242424242424242524242424242424292929292929292929282929292929292829292829292829282929292829292829292829
Sunrise
- 5:46 - - 5:46 - - 5:46 - - 5:47 - - 5:47 - - 5:47 - - 5:47 - - 5:47 - - 5:47 - - 5:47 - - 5:47 - - 5:48 -
Sunset
- - 5:44 - - 5:44 - - 5:44 - - 5:45 - - 5:45 - - 5:45 - - 5:45 - - 5:45 - - 5:45 - - 5:45 - - 5:45 - - 5:45

Lihir Island Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Lihir Island is: Heavy rain (total 25mm), heaviest during Wed afternoonWarm (max 29°C on Mon night, min 28°C on Thu morning)Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the SE on Mon night, light winds from the E by Thu afternoon).

Lihir Island Weather (Days 3-6):

Light rain (total 8mm), mostly falling on Thu nightWarm (max 29°C on Fri morning, min 28°C on Thu night)Wind will be generally light.

Lihir Island Weather (Days 6-9):

Moderate rain (total 11mm), heaviest on Mon morningWarm (max 29°C on Sun night, min 28°C on Sun night)Wind will be generally light.

This table gives the weather forecast for Lihir Island at the specific elevation of 0 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Lihir Island. To see the weather forecasts for the other elevations, use the tab navigation above the table. For a wider overview of the weather, consult the Weather Map of Papua New Guinea.

Live conditions reported by 5 closest weather stations

Weather StationTemp.WeatherWind
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
Taro Island
573 km SE
3m alt.
2 hours ago
25.9° C
partially cloudy
Distant precipitation but not falling at station.
20 km
Munda-New Georgia
770 km SE
6m alt.
2 hours ago
25.8° C
rain showers
Rain showers.
9
Light winds from the E
(9 kph at 90).
10 km
Port Moresby International Airport
919 km SSW
47m alt.
2 hours ago
26° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
6
Light winds from the N
(6 kph at 1).
Low: few
Mid: broken
Honiara
1067 km SE
56m alt.
47 minutes ago
25.7° C
clear
Haze
4
Calm
(4 kph at 160).
20 km
Mid: scattered
Honiar / enderson Airport
1075 km SE
9m alt.
47 minutes ago
24.6° C
partially cloudy
Haze
4
Calm
(4 kph at 160).
20 km
Low: few
Mid: mostly cloudy

* NOTE: not all weather observatories update at the same frequency which is the reason why some locations may show data from stations that are further away than known closer ones.