Lihir Island
Weather Forecast, Papua New Guinea

 

Days 0-3 Lihir Island Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Warm (max 25°C on Tue morning, min 24°C on Tue morning). Wind will be generally light.

Days 3-6 Lihir Island Weather Summary:

Mostly dry. Warm (max 25°C on Fri morning, min 24°C on Sat night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 6-9 Lihir Island Weather Summary:

Heavy rain (total 91mm), heaviest during Thu night. Warm (max 25°C on Mon morning, min 23°C on Wed morning). Wind will be generally light.

Monday
17
Tuesday
18
Wednesday
19
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
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
Wind km/h
10 S10
5 SSE5
0 SE0
0 W0
5 WNW5
10 NW10
10 W10
10 WNW10
10 NW10
15 WNW15
20 WNW20
15 WNW15
15 WNW15
15 WNW15
10 WNW10
10 WNW10
10 NW10
10 WNW10
10 NW10
10 WNW10
10 W10
5 W5
10 W10
10 WNW10
5 WNW5
10 WSW10
10 W10
clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear clear some clouds clear some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds clear clear some clouds clear some clouds risk tstorm risk tstorm risk tstorm risk tstorm risk tstorm risk tstorm risk tstorm
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 11 3 1 14 12 2 13
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
25 25 25 25 25 25 24 25 25 25 25 25 25 25 25 25 25 25 25 25 25 24 25 24 24 24 24
Low °C
24 25 24 25 25 24 24 25 25 25 25 25 25 25 24 25 25 25 25 25 24 24 25 24 23 24 23
Chill °C
25 25 25 25 25 25 24 25 25 25 25 25 25 25 25 25 25 25 25 25 25 24 25 24 24 24 24
Freezing level m
5000 5100 5050 5150 5200 5100 5100 5100 5050 5100 5150 5150 5150 5200 5150 5050 5150 5100 5050 5150 5000 5000 5100 5000 4950 4950 4900
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
252525252525242525252525252525252525252525242524242424303030303030293030303030303030303030293030293029282929
Sunrise
5:33 - - 5:33 - - 5:33 - - 5:33 - - 5:35 - - 5:35 - - 5:35 - - 5:35 - - 5:37 - -
Sunset
- 5:51 - - 5:51 - - 5:52 - - 5:52 - - 5:52 - - 5:52 - - 5:53 - - 5:53 - - 5:54 -

Issued local time.

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
ASCATB153E3S
67 km N
15m alt.
3 hours ago
9
Light winds from the SE
(9 kph at 343.8).
- km
ASCATB153E2S
79 km N
15m alt.
3 hours ago
9
Light winds from the SE
(9 kph at 341.7).
- km
ASCATB152E4S
140 km SW
15m alt.
3 hours ago
10
Light winds from the SE
(10 kph at 357.7).
- km
ASCATB152E3S
142 km W
15m alt.
3 hours ago
12
Light winds from the SE
(12 kph at 355.6).
- km
ASCATB152E2S
146 km W
15m alt.
3 hours ago
14
Light winds from the SE
(14 kph at 358.4).
- 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. We also include passing Ship data if it is recorded close to Lihir Island and within an acceptable time window.