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Lihir Island
Weather Forecast, Papua New Guinea

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Lihir Island Weather (Days 0-3):

Heavy rain (total 44mm), heaviest during Sat night. Warm (max 24°C on Fri afternoon, min 24°C on Fri afternoon). Wind will be generally light.

(Days 3-6):

Heavy rain (total 40mm), heaviest during Mon night. Warm (max 24°C on Mon afternoon, min 23°C on Mon night). Wind will be generally light.

(Days 6-9):

Heavy rain (total 59mm), heaviest during Thu night. Warm (max 24°C on Thu afternoon, min 23°C on Thu night). Wind will be generally light.

Thursday
19
Friday
20
Saturday
21
Sun
22
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
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
partially cloudy
rain showers
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
rain showers
clear
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
partially cloudy
rain showers
thunderstorm
Wind km/h
10 W10
10 WNW10
15 W15
15 WNW15
15 W15
10 W10
10 WNW10
10 WSW10
15 SW15
15 SW15
15 SW15
10 WSW10
10 WSW10
5 SW5
10 S10
5 SW5
5 SW5
5 S5
5 WNW5
5 NNW5
10 NNE10
15 N15
15 NNW15
15 NW15
15 NW15
10 WNW10
5 WSW5
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Rain
Rain mm
1 7 - 5 14 1 3 12 1 2 9 6 9 7 1 4 2 - 7 14 8 3 14 2 - 4 7
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
24 24 24 24 24 24 24 24 24 24 24 24 24 24 24 24 24 24 24 24 24 24 24 24 24 24 24
Low °C
24 24 24 24 24 24 24 24 24 24 23 24 24 23 24 24 24 24 24 23 24 24 24 24 24 24 24
Chill °C
24 24 24 24 24 24 24 24 24 24 24 24 24 24 24 24 24 24 24 24 24 24 24 24 24 24 24
Freezing level m
4950 4900 5000 5000 4950 4950 4950 4950 4950 5000 5000 5000 5000 5000 5000 4950 5000 5000 4900 4950 4950 4950 4900 4900 4900 4900 4900
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
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Sunrise
- - 5:33 - - 5:35 - - 5:35 - - 5:35 - - 5:35 - - 5:37 - - 5:37 - - 5:37 - - 5:37
Sunset
5:52 - - 5:52 - - 5:52 - - 5:52 - - 5:53 - - 5:53 - - 5:54 - - 5:54 - - 5:55 - -

Lihir Island Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Lihir Island is: Heavy rain (total 44mm), heaviest during Sat nightWarm (max 24°C on Fri afternoon, min 24°C on Fri afternoon)Wind will be generally light.

Lihir Island Weather (Days 3-6):

Heavy rain (total 40mm), heaviest during Mon nightWarm (max 24°C on Mon afternoon, min 23°C on Mon night)Wind will be generally light.

Lihir Island Weather (Days 6-9):

Heavy rain (total 59mm), heaviest during Thu nightWarm (max 24°C on Thu afternoon, min 23°C on Thu night)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.WeatherWind
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
Taro Island
573 km SE
3m alt.
2 hours ago
27.8° C
thunderstorm
Lightning visible, no thunder heard.
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
20 km
Mid: mostly cloudy
Munda-New Georgia
770 km SE
6m alt.
2 hours ago
29.5° C
clear
Haze
9
Light winds from the SSW
(9 kph at 200).
20 km
Mid: scattered
lightning 21km NNW of Kokoda
827 km SSW
341m alt.
2 hours ago
° C
thunderstorm
Thunderstorm
lightning 50km SSW of Buka
854 km S
627m alt.
3 hours ago
° C
thunderstorm
Thunderstorm
Port Moresby
916 km SSW
58m alt.
2 hours ago
28.4° C
partially cloudy
Clouds developing.
15
Light winds from the NNW
(15 kph at 340).
40 km
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. We also include passing Ship data if it is recorded close to Lihir Island and within an acceptable time window.