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Meekatharra Forecast

This morning 19°C
Today 38°C
sunny

Now

22.6°C falling
Updated at 01:20 WST

Gascoyne for Wednesday Clear. Winds SE 15 to 25 km/h.
Thursday Sunny. Winds E/SE 20 to 30 km/h.

Currently at Meekatharra Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 22.6°C falling
Dew Point 0.4°C falling
Feels Like 22.6°C
Relative Humidity 23%
Wind icon
ESE 22km/h steady
Wind Gusts 26km/h
Pressure 1018.3hPa steady
Fire Danger 20.1
Rain since 9am/last hr - / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
05:55 WST
Sunset sunset
18:43 WST

Nearby Now

Mount Magnet 18.6°C
Morawa Ap 18.1°C
Paraburdoo Ap 24.6°C

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Meekatharra

48-hour forecast

3am

Clear
20°C

6am

Clear
19°C

9am

Clear
26°C

12pm

Clear
34°C

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National Forecast

Meekatharra 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Feb 23
Fri
Feb 24
Sat
Feb 25
Sun
Feb 26
Mon
Feb 27
Tue
Feb 28
Wed
Mar 1

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm
Maximum 38°C 39°C 41°C 42°C 42°C 42°C 38°C
Minimum 19°C 22°C 25°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 27°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 10% 20% 50% 70% 20%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 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 25
km/h
14
km/h
29
km/h
15
km/h
28
km/h
9
km/h
20
km/h
13
km/h
8
km/h
8
km/h
9
km/h
10
km/h
14
km/h
12
km/h
Wind Direction E 25km/h
E
E 14km/h
E
E 29km/h
E
E 15km/h
E
ENE 28km/h
ENE
ENE 9km/h
ENE
NE 20km/h
NE
N 13km/h
N
ESE 8km/h
ESE
NNE 8km/h
NNE
SE 9km/h
SE
NE 10km/h
NE
SE 14km/h
SE
ESE 12km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 21% 9% 23% 10% 22% 11% 19% 11% 29% 17% 34% 17% 31% 15%
Dew Point 2°C 0°C 6°C 3°C 8°C 6°C 7°C 6°C 13°C 13°C 15°C 13°C 13°C 8°C

Meekatharra Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:31 WST
sunrise
05:55 WST
sunset
18:43 WST
last light
19:07 WST
moon
rise
Thu 02:33 WST
set
Thu 16:15 WST
moon
Mon
Feb 27
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
Mon
Mar 13
moon
Tue
Mar 21

Meekatharra Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Feb 22
17.8°C - 0.0mm
Tue
Feb 21
24.9°C 31.8°C 0.0mm
Mon
Feb 20
22.0°C 37.3°C 0.0mm
Sun
Feb 19
24.5°C 36.6°C 0.0mm
Sat
Feb 18
26.3°C 37.7°C 0.0mm

Meekatharra Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
65.4mm
8.4 Day(s)
Total For 2017
73.6mm
15 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
35.6mm
10 Day(s)
Wettest Day
20.4mm
Feb 13
Lowest Temperature
17.8°C
Feb 22
Highest Temperature
43.6°C
Jan 5

Meekatharra Ap Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
17.8°C
22nd
Lowest On Record
12.3°C
2nd 1953
Average This Month
24.0°C
+0.3°C
Long-term Average
23.7°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
40.7°C
4th
Highest On Record
45.5°C
2nd 2007
Average This Month
36.4°C
-0.3°C
Long-term Average
36.7°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
20.4mm
13th
Total This Month
35.8mm
8 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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