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– Lat/Long: 3.12° S 152.64° E

PpLihir Island
Weather Forecast, Papua New Guinea

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Issued: 3 am Thu 25 Apr Local Time
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Days 1–3 Weather Summary

Heavy rain (total 35mm), heaviest during Sat night. Warm (max 25°C on Thu morning, min 24°C on Thu night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 4–6 Weather Summary

Heavy rain (total 54mm), heaviest during Sun morning. Warm (max 25°C on Sun afternoon, min 24°C on Sun morning). Mainly fresh winds.

Days 7–9 Weather Summary

Heavy rain (total 29mm), heaviest during Wed night. Warm (max 25°C on Fri afternoon, min 24°C on Wed morning). Wind will be generally light.

Days 10–12 Weather Summary

Moderate rain (total 12mm), heaviest on Sun night. Warm (max 25°C on Sat morning, min 24°C on Sat morning). Winds increasing (calm on Sat night, fresh winds from the ESE by Mon night).

Thursday
25
Friday
26
Saturday
27
Sunday
28
Monday
29
Tuesday
30
Wednesday
1
Thursday
2
Friday
3
Saturday
4
Sunday
5
Monday
6
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 km/h
20
ESE
15
E
15
E
15
E
20
ESE
25
ESE
25
E
25
E
25
ESE
25
ESE
20
ESE
25
ESE
25
ESE
20
E
25
ESE
30
ESE
30
ESE
25
ESE
20
ESE
20
ESE
20
E
15
E
10
ENE
10
E
10
E
10
ESE
10
ESE
10
ESE
5
E
5
NNE
5
NW
10
NNW
5
NNW
10
E
15
E
20
ESE
Wave Height Map
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 cm 
 mm 
0.2
0.4
4
0.9
0.5
1.5
6
4
18
10
1.8
8
5
4
5
2
1.8
16
5
5
11
3
0.4
5
0.6
4
0.4
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max°C
25
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min°C
25
25
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24
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25
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24
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25
25
24
24
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24
24
24
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24
25
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25
24
24
24
24
24
25
24
chill°C 
25
25
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24
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24
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25
25
24
24
24
24
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24
25
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24
24
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24
25
24
Freezing level (m
5150
5250
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5100
5150
5200
5100
5150
5150
5150
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5150
5200
5250
5250
5200
5300
5250
5300
5350
5150
5200
5250
5150
5200
5250
5150
Cloud base (m)
6550
500
500
500
5300
6700
5850
900
1750
2700
4200
6050
6300
6000
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2550
5150
5300
400
4150
5600
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5850
6200
5750
6200
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6700
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4700
4550
5150
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Sunrise
5:46
5:46
5:46
5:46
5:46
5:46
5:46
5:46
5:46
5:46
5:46
5:46
Sunset
5:46
5:46
5:46
5:46
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 35mm), heaviest during Sat night. Warm (max 25°C on Thu morning, min 24°C on Thu night). Wind will be generally light.

Lihir Island Weather (Days 3-6):

Heavy rain (total 54mm), heaviest during Sun morning. Warm (max 25°C on Sun afternoon, min 24°C on Sun morning). Mainly fresh winds.

Lihir Island Weather (Days 6-9):

Heavy rain (total 29mm), heaviest during Wed night. Warm (max 25°C on Fri afternoon, min 24°C on Wed morning). Wind will be generally light.

This table gives the weather forecast for Lihir Island at the specific elevation of 700 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.WeatherWindGusts
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
573 km SE
39m alt.
1 hour ago
27° C
thunderstorm
Lightning visible, no thunder heard.
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
10 km
Mid: mostly cloudy
771 km SE
6m alt.
1 hour ago
27° C
clear
Haze
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
10 km
Mid: scattered
Cassidy International Airport
778 km NE
7m alt.
2 hours ago
27° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
2
Calm
(2 kph at 1).
10.0 km
Low: few
Mid: scattered
Penrhyn Island
886 km SE
2m alt.
2 hours ago
29° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
9
Light winds from the NE
(9 kph at 40).
10.0 km
Low: few
Mid: scattered
Port Moresby International Airport
919 km SSW
359m alt.
2 hours ago
27° C
clear
-
9
Light winds from the SE
(9 kph at 140).
10.0 km
Low: few

* 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.