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Lihir Island
Weather Forecast, Papua New Guinea

Issued: 9am Sat 04 Apr Local Time
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Lihir Island Weather (Days 0-3):

Heavy rain (total 143mm), heaviest during Sat night. Warm (max 24°C on Sun afternoon, min 21°C on Sat afternoon). Mainly fresh winds.

(Days 3-6):

Heavy rain (total 27mm), heaviest during Tue night. Warm (max 24°C on Tue morning, min 24°C on Tue morning). Wind will be generally light.

(Days 6-9):

Moderate rain (total 15mm), heaviest on Sat night. Warm (max 24°C on Fri afternoon, min 23°C on Fri morning). Wind will be generally light.

Friday
10
Saturday
11
Sunday
12
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
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
thunderstorm
clear
clear
thunderstorm
clear
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
rain showers
thunderstorm
rain showers
partially cloudy
rain showers
thunderstorm
partially cloudy
thunderstorm
clear
thunderstorm
thunderstorm
clear
clear
clear
Wind km/h
30 WNW30
20 WNW20
25 WSW25
15 WSW15
15 WSW15
15 WSW15
15 W15
20 W20
15 W15
20 W20
15 W15
15 SW15
10 WSW10
10 WSW10
15 SW15
10 SW10
10 WSW10
15 SW15
20 WSW20
15 WSW15
10 W10
15 WNW15
15 NW15
15 N15
5 N5
5 NNE5
10 E10
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Rain
Rain mm
13 39 86 - - 2 - - 3 - 2 11 2 2 6 1 - 3 5 - 2 - 1 7 - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
23 22 22 23 24 24 24 24 24 24 24 24 24 24 24 24 24 24 23 24 24 24 24 24 24 24 24
Low °C
22 21 21 23 23 23 24 24 24 24 24 24 24 24 24 24 24 24 23 24 24 24 24 23 24 24 24
Chill °C
23 22 22 23 24 24 24 24 24 24 24 24 24 24 24 24 24 24 23 24 24 24 24 24 24 24 24
Freezing level m
5050 5050 4950 4950 5150 5050 5000 5050 5000 5000 5000 5000 5000 5050 5000 5000 5000 5000 4900 5000 4950 5100 5100 5050 5200 5150 5050
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
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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: Heavy rain (total 143mm), heaviest during Sat nightWarm (max 24°C on Sun afternoon, min 21°C on Sat afternoon)Mainly fresh winds.

Lihir Island Weather (Days 3-6):

Heavy rain (total 27mm), heaviest during Tue nightWarm (max 24°C on Tue morning, min 24°C on Tue morning)Wind will be generally light.

Lihir Island Weather (Days 6-9):

Moderate rain (total 15mm), heaviest on Sat nightWarm (max 24°C on Fri afternoon, min 23°C on Fri 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.WeatherWind
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
Kapingamarangi Atoll
524 km NNE
3m alt.
52 minutes ago
28.3° C
State of sky unchanged.
6
Light winds from the N
(6 kph at 360).
44 km
Mid: overcast
TaroIsland
574 km SE
3m alt.
52 minutes ago
27.9° C
Distant precipitation but not falling at station.
4
Calm
(4 kph at 200).
20 km
Mid: overcast
SHIP4377
579 km S
-m alt.
52 minutes ago
29.0° C
State of sky unchanged.
15
Light winds from the N
(15 kph at 350).
20 km
Mid: mostly cloudy
Nadzab Airport
760 km SW
70m alt.
52 minutes ago
31° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
28
Moderate winds from the E
(28 kph at 100).
Low: scattered
Mid: scattered
Munda-New Georgia
772 km SE
6m alt.
52 minutes ago
30.2° C
clear
Haze
13
Light winds from the W
(13 kph at 270).
20 km
Mid: scattered

* 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.