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– Lat/Long: 3.12° S 152.64° E

PpLihir Island
Weather Forecast, Papua New Guinea

Issued: 9am Thu 13 May Local Time
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Lihir Island Weather (Days 0-3):

Light rain (total 3mm), mostly falling on Fri night. Warm (max 25°C on Fri night, min 23°C on Thu night). Winds increasing (light winds from the E on Thu morning, fresh winds from the ESE by Sat night).

(Days 3-6):

Heavy rain (total 31mm), heaviest during Sun afternoon. Warm (max 24°C on Sun morning, min 24°C on Sun morning). Mainly strong winds.

(Days 6-9):

Heavy rain (total 74mm), heaviest during Wed night. Warm (max 25°C on Wed morning, min 22°C on Fri night). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the SE on Wed night, calm by Fri night).

(Days 10-12):

Heavy rain (total 20mm), heaviest during Mon morning. Warm (max 24°C on Sat afternoon, min 23°C on Sat morning). Wind will be generally light.

Thursday
13
Friday
14
Saturday
15
Sunday
16
Monday
17
Tuesday
18
Wednesday
19
Thursday
20
Friday
21
Saturday
22
Sunday
23
Monday
24
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Wind km/h
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15 ENE15
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20 E20
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25 ESE25
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35 ESE35
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40 ESE40
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35 ESE35
40 ESE40
40 ESE40
40 ESE40
35 SE35
35 ESE35
30 SE30
20 ESE20
15 ESE15
10 ESE10
5 ENE5
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5 W5
0 W0
5 WNW5
5 WNW5
0 WSW0
0 ENE0
10 ENE10
5 ENE5
10 N10
10 NNE10
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High °C
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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: Light rain (total 3mm), mostly falling on Fri nightWarm (max 25°C on Fri night, min 23°C on Thu night)Winds increasing (light winds from the E on Thu morning, fresh winds from the ESE by Sat night).

Lihir Island Weather (Days 3-6):

Heavy rain (total 31mm), heaviest during Sun afternoonWarm (max 24°C on Sun morning, min 24°C on Sun morning)Mainly strong winds.

Lihir Island Weather (Days 6-9):

Heavy rain (total 74mm), heaviest during Wed nightWarm (max 25°C on Wed morning, min 22°C on Fri night)Winds decreasing (strong winds from the SE on Wed night, calm by Fri night).

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
TaroIsland
573 km SE
3m alt.
47 minutes ago
31.5° C
Distant precipitation but not falling at station.
7
Light winds from the N
(7 kph at 360).
20 km
Mid: few
Nadzab
758 km SW
70m alt.
3 hours ago
23.4° C
partially cloudy
No report.
40 km
Nadzab Airport
759 km SW
70m alt.
47 minutes ago
32° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
19
Light winds from the ESE
(19 kph at 120).
Low: scattered
Mid: scattered
Munda-New Georgia
770 km SE
6m alt.
47 minutes ago
29.0° C
Nearby precipitation but not falling at station.
9
Light winds from the N
(9 kph at 360).
20 km
Mid: mostly cloudy
Madang W.o.
796 km SW
4m alt.
3 hours ago
29.0° C
partially cloudy
State of sky unchanged.
13
Light winds from the SE
(13 kph at 180).
40 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.