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26.59°S 118.50°E 515m AMSL

Meekatharra Forecast

Today 28°C
Tonight 18°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

23.9°C falling
Updated at 16:20 WST

Gascoyne for Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the east, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm inland. Thunderstorms possibly severe with damaging winds, large hail and heavy rain which may lead to flash flooding in the E. Winds NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h.

Currently at Meekatharra Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 23.9°C falling
Dew Point 15.4°C rising
Feels Like 23.9°C
Relative Humidity 59%
Wind icon
ESE 33km/h falling
Wind Gusts 41km/h
Pressure 1015.1hPa steady
Fire Danger 7.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
06:26 WST
Sunset sunset
17:43 WST

Nearby Now

Mount Magnet 21.3°C
Leinster Ap 17.1°C
Newman Ap 19.5°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Meekatharra

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly cloudy
25°C

9pm

Slight chance shower
23°C

12am

Mostly clear
20°C

3am

Mostly clear
19°C

Gascoyne Weather Warnings

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WA - Sun 16:05 WST
Severe Thunderstorm Warning (Damaging Winds/Heavy Rain/Large Hail) for the Pilbara, Gascoyne, Goldfields and South Interior

WA - Sun 16:00 WST
Strong Wind Warning for Perth Local Waters and Gascoyne, Geraldton, Lancelin, Perth, Bunbury Geographe and Leeuwin Coasts

National Forecast

Meekatharra 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Apr 23
Mon
Apr 24
Tue
Apr 25
Wed
Apr 26
Thu
Apr 27
Fri
Apr 28
Sat
Apr 29

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Mostly sunny

Possible thunderstorm

Mostly sunny

Sunny
Maximum 28°C 28°C 24°C 23°C 22°C 25°C 26°C
Minimum 20°C 18°C 17°C 15°C 14°C 14°C 14°C
Chance of Rain 70% 30% 40% 50% 50% 30% 20%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Very High Very High Very High High 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 23
km/h
14
km/h
18
km/h
12
km/h
27
km/h
27
km/h
30
km/h
27
km/h
26
km/h
22
km/h
24
km/h
17
km/h
20
km/h
14
km/h
Wind Direction ENE 23km/h
ENE
N 14km/h
N
E 18km/h
E
SSE 12km/h
SSE
ESE 27km/h
ESE
ESE 27km/h
ESE
E 30km/h
E
E 27km/h
E
E 26km/h
E
E 22km/h
E
E 24km/h
E
E 17km/h
E
E 20km/h
E
E 14km/h
E
Relative Humidity 66% 36% 71% 40% 68% 42% 55% 34% 54% 34% 51% 32% 47% 27%
Dew Point 16°C 12°C 17°C 14°C 14°C 11°C 9°C 7°C 8°C 6°C 9°C 8°C 8°C 6°C

Meekatharra Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:02 WST
sunrise
06:26 WST
sunset
17:42 WST
last light
18:05 WST
moon
rise
Mon 03:46 WST
set
Mon 16:18 WST
moon
Wed
Apr 26
moon
Wed
May 3
moon
Thu
May 11
moon
Fri
May 19

Meekatharra Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Apr 23
19.3°C 31°C 0.0mm
Sat
Apr 22
19.9°C 29.2°C 0.0mm
Fri
Apr 21
19.3°C 29.1°C 0.0mm
Thu
Apr 20
18.6°C 31.2°C 0.0mm
Wed
Apr 19
17.1°C 30.0°C 0.0mm

Meekatharra Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
113.5mm
16.6 Day(s)
Total For 2017
157.6mm
24 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
96.4mm
23 Day(s)
Wettest Day
36.8mm
Mar 23
Lowest Temperature
15.1°C
Apr 3
Highest Temperature
43.6°C
Jan 5

Meekatharra Ap Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
15.1°C
3rd
Lowest On Record
5.7°C
30th 2000
Average This Month
17.7°C
+0.6°C
Long-term Average
17.1°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
34.0°C
15th
Highest On Record
39.7°C
1st 2010
Average This Month
31.1°C
+1.8°C
Long-term Average
29.3°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
19.8mm
4.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
159.2mm
1992
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1945
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