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Lihir Island
Weather Forecast, Papua New Guinea

Issued: 9am Sun 20 Sep Local Time
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Lihir Island Weather (Days 0-3):

Some drizzle, heaviest during Sun night. Warm (max 25°C on Tue afternoon, min 23°C on Sun night). Mainly fresh winds.

(Days 3-6):

Light rain (total 3mm), mostly falling on Thu night. Warm (max 25°C on Wed afternoon, min 23°C on Thu night). Wind will be generally light.

(Days 6-9):

Heavy rain (total 53mm), heaviest during Sun night. Warm (max 24°C on Sun afternoon, min 22°C on Sat afternoon). Mainly fresh winds.

(Days 10-12):

Heavy rain (total 29mm), heaviest during Tue night. Warm (max 24°C on Tue morning, min 22°C on Wed morning). Wind will be generally light.

Saturday
26
Sunday
27
Monday
28
Tuesday
29
Wednesday
30
Thursday
1
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 night
clear
clear
rain showers
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
rain showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
thunderstorm
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thunderstorm
rain showers
thunderstorm
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thunderstorm
thunderstorm
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thunderstorm
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Wind km/h
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25 SE25
30 ESE30
25 ESE25
25 E25
20 ESE20
15 E15
15 E15
15 ESE15
15 E15
15 E15
10 ENE10
10 NE10
5 NE5
5 ENE5
20 ESE20
15 ESE15
15 ESE15
20 ESE20
30 ESE30
30 ESE30
25 SE25
25 E25
35 ESE35
20 ESE20
20 ESE20
25 ESE25
20 ESE20
20 ESE20
20 ESE20
15 SE15
5 SSE5
0 WSW0
5 NW5
5 WNW5
5 NNW5
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Rain
Rain mm
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Snow
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Low °C
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Chill °C
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Freezing level m
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Sunrise
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Sunset
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Lihir Island Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Lihir Island is: Some drizzle, heaviest during Sun nightWarm (max 25°C on Tue afternoon, min 23°C on Sun night)Mainly fresh winds.

Lihir Island Weather (Days 3-6):

Light rain (total 3mm), mostly falling on Thu nightWarm (max 25°C on Wed afternoon, min 23°C on Thu night)Wind will be generally light.

Lihir Island Weather (Days 6-9):

Heavy rain (total 53mm), heaviest during Sun nightWarm (max 24°C on Sun afternoon, min 22°C on Sat afternoon)Mainly fresh winds.

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
574 km SE
3m alt.
2 hours ago
27.0° C
partially cloudy
Distant precipitation but not falling at station.
4
Calm
(4 kph at 140).
20 km
Mid: scattered
SHIP9062
640 km NW
3m alt.
1 hour ago
28.0° C
partially cloudy
17
Light winds from the E
(17 kph at 90).
20.4 km
Munda-New Georgia
772 km SE
6m alt.
3 hours ago
27.5° C
thunderstorm
Lightning visible, no thunder heard.
6
Light winds from the E
(6 kph at 90).
20 km
Mid: scattered
ASCATB160E0N
869 km ENE
15m alt.
2 hours ago
19
Light winds from the ESE
(19 kph at 111).
- km
ASCATB160E4S
870 km E
15m alt.
2 hours ago
14
Light winds from the ESE
(14 kph at 119).
- km

* 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.