Weipa is a mining town built by Comalco to house its employees and their families, government workers and support people for its Bauxite and Kaolin operations. Weipa has the largest Bauxite deposit in the world. Fishing enthusiasts flock to Weipa because of its terrific coastal location and abundant marine life. Distance from Brisbane (State Capital): 2,611 kilometres.
Temperatures for Weipa
Weipa has hot summer temperatures. The summer high temperature for Weipa is approximately 36 °c. The summer low temperature is approximately 20 °c.
Weipa has warm winter temperatures. The winter high temperature for Weipa is approximately 35 °c. The winter low temperature is approximately 11 °c.
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Featured Weipa Activities and Tours
Face the far north wilderness on a 4WD Safari Cape York Frontier. Visit Daintree National Park, Cooktown, Lakefield National Park and Thursday Island. Get off the beaten track and explore some of a re...
Face the far north coast on a 7 day 4WD safari Cape York Frontier. See Cape Tribulation, Cooktown, Lakefield National Park, Weipa & Thursday Island. This tour is small enough for a more intimate exper...
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