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Meekatharra Weather


26.59°S 118.50°E 515m AMSL

Meekatharra Forecast

This morning 14°C
Today 28°C

Now

17.9°C falling
Updated at 03:28 WST

Gascoyne for Tuesday Partly cloudy. The chance of light showers in the southwest in the late evening. Winds NW/SW 20 to 30 km/h tending SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. The chance of showers. Light winds becoming NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then tending SE/SW in the late afternoon.

Currently at Meekatharra Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 17.9°C falling
Dew Point 5.2°C falling
Feels Like 17.9°C
Relative Humidity 43%
Wind icon
S 5km/h steady
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure 1018.5hPa falling
Fire Danger 5.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:17 WST
Sunset sunset
17:54 WST

Nearby Now

Mount Magnet 18.1°C
Leinster Ap 19.3°C
Newman Ap 12.7°C
Leonora Ap 19.3°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Meekatharra

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly cloudy
14°C

9am

Mostly cloudy
22°C

12pm

Mostly cloudy
26°C

3pm

Mostly cloudy
28°C

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Western Australia Weather Update

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Meekatharra 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Sep 3
Thu
Sep 4
Fri
Sep 5
Sat
Sep 6
Sun
Sep 7
Mon
Sep 8
Tue
Sep 9

Possible shower

Possible shower

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Sunny
Maximum 28°C 25°C 27°C 29°C 27°C 25°C 22°C
Minimum 14°C 16°C 14°C 14°C 15°C 14°C 10°C
Chance of Rain 50% 80% 30% 20% 10% 10% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index High High High Very High Very High
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 14
km/h
10
km/h
20
km/h
9
km/h
13
km/h
13
km/h
19
km/h
29
km/h
19
km/h
26
km/h
24
km/h
26
km/h
20
km/h
17
km/h
Wind Direction SE 14km/h
SE
SSE 10km/h
SSE
ENE 20km/h
ENE
ENE 9km/h
ENE
NNE 13km/h
NNE
WNW 13km/h
WNW
WNW 19km/h
WNW
WNW 29km/h
WNW
WNW 19km/h
WNW
WNW 26km/h
WNW
W 24km/h
W
W 26km/h
W
SSE 20km/h
SSE
SSE 17km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 25% 14% 34% 36% 50% 31% 51% 23% 55% 31% 56% 30% 48% 24%
Dew Point 1°C -2°C 6°C 8°C 9°C 8°C 12°C 6°C 13°C 9°C 11°C 6°C 5°C 1°C

Meekatharra Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moonrise moonset Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:54 WST
sunrise
06:17 WST
sunset
17:54 WST
last light
18:17 WST
moon
rise
Wed 11:55 WST
set
Thu 01:41 WST
moon
Tue
Sep 9
moon
Tue
Sep 16
moon
Wed
Sep 24
moon
Thu
Oct 2

Meekatharra Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Sep 2
16.8°C 31°C 0.0mm
Mon
Sep 1
13.4°C 28.2°C 0.0mm
Sun
Aug 31
12.1°C 27.8°C 0.0mm
Sat
Aug 30
9.3°C 28.5°C 0.0mm
Fri
Aug 29
12.7°C 29.8°C 0.0mm

Meekatharra Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Sep
204.1mm
38.3 Day(s)
Total For 2014
174.2mm
28 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2013
176.4mm
33 Day(s)
Wettest Day
69.6mm
Jan 1
Lowest Temperature
0.6°C
Jun 24
Highest Temperature
43.7°C
Jan 10

Meekatharra Ap Almanac

full climatology
September Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
13.4°C
1st
Lowest On Record
3.0°C
1st 2000
Average This Month
15.1°C
+3.6°C
Long-term Average
11.5°C
September Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
31.0°C
2nd
Highest On Record
37.7°C
28th 1980
Average This Month
29.6°C
+4.0°C
Long-term Average
25.6°C
September Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
4.7mm
1.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
40.8mm
1986
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1944
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