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Meekatharra Forecast

Tonight 26°C
Tomorrow 43°C
sunny

Now

34.6°C falling
Updated at 20:20 WST

Gascoyne for Wednesday Clear. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h.
Thursday Very hot and sunny. Winds NE/SE 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day then becoming NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the evening.

Currently at Meekatharra Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 34.6°C falling
Dew Point 6.8°C falling
Feels Like 32.4°C
Relative Humidity 18%
Wind icon
SSE 9km/h rising
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure 1014.3hPa rising
Fire Danger 26.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
05:46 WST
Sunset sunset
18:54 WST

Nearby Now

Mount Magnet 35.8°C
Morawa Ap 34.7°C
Paraburdoo Ap 34.0°C

Fire Danger Rating

EXTREME

Next 12 hours in Meekatharra

48-hour forecast

9pm

Clear
34°C

12am

Clear
30°C

3am

Clear
28°C

6am

Clear
26°C

Gascoyne Weather Warnings

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WA - Wed 16:00 WST
Strong Wind Warning for the Bunbury Geographe Coast, Leeuwin Coast and Gascoyne Coast

WA - Wed 01:31 WST
Fire Weather Warning for the Gascoyne, Inland Central West, Goldfields, Lower West Inland and Mortlock fire weather districts

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Meekatharra 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Feb 10
Thu
Feb 11
Fri
Feb 12
Sat
Feb 13
Sun
Feb 14
Mon
Feb 15
Tue
Feb 16

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 43°C 43°C 44°C 44°C 42°C 40°C 40°C
Minimum 26°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 24°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 20%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 23
km/h
11
km/h
27
km/h
11
km/h
21
km/h
13
km/h
20
km/h
14
km/h
33
km/h
19
km/h
31
km/h
24
km/h
26
km/h
17
km/h
Wind Direction ENE 23km/h
ENE
ESE 11km/h
ESE
ENE 27km/h
ENE
E 11km/h
E
NE 21km/h
NE
SE 13km/h
SE
SE 20km/h
SE
ESE 14km/h
ESE
ENE 33km/h
ENE
NNE 19km/h
NNE
NE 31km/h
NE
NNE 24km/h
NNE
NE 26km/h
NE
N 17km/h
N
Relative Humidity 13% 5% 10% 5% 8% 5% 12% 5% 22% 8% 22% 9% 21% 9%
Dew Point 2°C -4°C -1°C -5°C -4°C -4°C 1°C -4°C 7°C 2°C 6°C 2°C 5°C 1°C

Meekatharra Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:23 WST
sunrise
05:47 WST
sunset
18:53 WST
last light
19:17 WST
moon
rise
Thu 08:18 WST
set
Thu 20:48 WST
moon
Mon
Feb 15
moon
Tue
Feb 23
moon
Wed
Mar 2
moon
Wed
Mar 9

Meekatharra Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Feb 10
26.1°C 42°C 0.0mm
Tue
Feb 9
24.2°C 41.4°C 0.0mm
Mon
Feb 8
26.0°C 39.7°C 0.0mm
Sun
Feb 7
23.4°C 38.6°C 0.0mm
Sat
Feb 6
21.7°C 36.7°C 0.0mm

Meekatharra Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
65.4mm
8.4 Day(s)
Total For 2016
35.2mm
9 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
90.2mm
8 Day(s)
Wettest Day
24.2mm
Feb 1
Lowest Temperature
15.8°C
Feb 2
Highest Temperature
42.5°C
Jan 1

Meekatharra Ap Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
15.8°C
2nd
Lowest On Record
12.3°C
2nd 1953
Average This Month
21.2°C
-2.5°C
Long-term Average
23.7°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
42.0°C
10th
Highest On Record
45.5°C
2nd 2007
Average This Month
35.2°C
-1.5°C
Long-term Average
36.7°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
24.2mm
1st
Total This Month
24.2mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
35.3mm
4.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
174.2mm
2001
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1953
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