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26.34°S 117.27°E 390m AMSL

Meekatharra Forecast

Tonight 17°C
Tomorrow 31°C
sunny

Now

26.4°C falling
Updated at 19:00 WST

Gascoyne for Thursday Mostly clear. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.
Friday The chance of a thunderstorm in the far northeast in the morning. Sunny afternoon. Winds E 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day then becoming SE 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon.

Currently at Meekatharra Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 26.4°C falling
Dew Point 10.1°C falling
Feels Like 26.3°C
Relative Humidity 36%
Wind icon
ESE 16km/h falling
Wind Gusts 22km/h
Pressure 1019.5hPa rising
Fire Danger 13.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:14 WST
Sunset sunset
18:07 WST

Nearby Now

Mount Magnet 27.4°C
Morawa Ap 26.2°C
Paraburdoo Ap 30.0°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Meekatharra

48-hour forecast

9pm

Clear
23°C

12am

Clear
20°C

3am

Clear
18°C

6am

Clear
17°C

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National Forecast

Meekatharra 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Mar 30
Fri
Mar 31
Sat
Apr 1
Sun
Apr 2
Mon
Apr 3
Tue
Apr 4
Wed
Apr 5

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny
Maximum 30°C 31°C 30°C 31°C 32°C 32°C 32°C
Minimum 17°C 17°C 16°C 16°C 17°C 16°C 16°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 5%
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 28
km/h
19
km/h
19
km/h
17
km/h
27
km/h
25
km/h
28
km/h
19
km/h
20
km/h
15
km/h
20
km/h
18
km/h
21
km/h
14
km/h
Wind Direction E 28km/h
E
E 19km/h
E
E 19km/h
E
ESE 17km/h
ESE
E 27km/h
E
E 25km/h
E
E 28km/h
E
E 19km/h
E
ENE 20km/h
ENE
ESE 15km/h
ESE
E 20km/h
E
ESE 18km/h
ESE
ENE 21km/h
ENE
ESE 14km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 49% 32% 38% 24% 36% 21% 36% 20% 32% 16% 30% 15% 29% 15%
Dew Point 9°C 11°C 8°C 9°C 6°C 6°C 6°C 6°C 6°C 4°C 5°C 3°C 4°C 3°C

Meekatharra Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:51 WST
sunrise
06:14 WST
sunset
18:06 WST
last light
18:29 WST
moon
set
Thu 19:56 WST
rise
Fri 09:17 WST
moon
Tue
Apr 4
moon
Tue
Apr 11
moon
Wed
Apr 19
moon
Wed
Apr 26

Meekatharra Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Mar 30
16.5°C 29°C 0.0mm
Wed
Mar 29
18.8°C 31.5°C 0.0mm
Tue
Mar 28
17.9°C 33.3°C 0.0mm
Mon
Mar 27
16.1°C 29.9°C 0.0mm
Sun
Mar 26
20.0°C 30.6°C 0.0mm

Meekatharra Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
93.7mm
12.5 Day(s)
Total For 2017
157.6mm
24 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
88.8mm
20 Day(s)
Wettest Day
36.8mm
Mar 23
Lowest Temperature
16.1°C
Mar 27
Highest Temperature
43.6°C
Jan 5

Meekatharra Ap Almanac

full climatology
March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
16.1°C
27th
Lowest On Record
10.3°C
28th 1968
Average This Month
22.0°C
+0.7°C
Long-term Average
21.3°C
March Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
41.4°C
3rd
Highest On Record
43.7°C
1st 1985
Average This Month
34.6°C
+0.3°C
Long-term Average
34.3°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
36.8mm
23rd
Total This Month
84.0mm
9 Day(s)
Long-term Average
28.3mm
4.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
259.0mm
2000
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1950
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