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26.59°S 118.50°E 515m AMSL

Meekatharra Forecast

This morning 23°C
Today 35°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

25.6°C steady
Updated at 03:50 WST

Gascoyne for Monday Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower inland, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm inland. Winds SE/SW 15 to 25 km/h.

Currently at Meekatharra Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 25.6°C steady
Dew Point 21.3°C steady
Feels Like 26.9°C
Relative Humidity 77%
Wind icon
SE 3km/h falling
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure 1007.2hPa falling
Fire Danger 2.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
05:28 WST
Sunset sunset
19:04 WST

Nearby Now

Mount Magnet 26.1°C
Leinster Ap 23.2°C
Newman Ap 27.3°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Meekatharra

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly clear
23°C

9am

Mostly clear
28°C

12pm

Shower
33°C

3pm

Shower
35°C

Gascoyne Weather Warnings

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WA - Tue 04:00 WST
Coastal Wind Warning for WA.

National Forecast

Meekatharra 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Jan 17
Wed
Jan 18
Thu
Jan 19
Fri
Jan 20
Sat
Jan 21
Sun
Jan 22
Mon
Jan 23

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Mostly sunny

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm
Maximum 35°C 33°C 36°C 37°C 38°C 39°C 38°C
Minimum 23°C 23°C 25°C 23°C 24°C 25°C 24°C
Chance of Rain 90% 70% 60% 30% 10% 10% 5%
Rain Amount 5-10mm 1-5mm < 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 12
km/h
11
km/h
21
km/h
12
km/h
9
km/h
19
km/h
21
km/h
16
km/h
18
km/h
10
km/h
9
km/h
17
km/h
20
km/h
19
km/h
Wind Direction SE 12km/h
SE
SE 11km/h
SE
E 21km/h
E
NE 12km/h
NE
SW 9km/h
SW
SW 19km/h
SW
ESE 21km/h
ESE
SE 16km/h
SE
E 18km/h
E
ENE 10km/h
ENE
N 9km/h
N
WSW 17km/h
WSW
S 20km/h
S
S 19km/h
S
Relative Humidity 51% 38% 58% 44% 58% 37% 48% 27% 44% 24% 39% 19% 38% 17%
Dew Point 17°C 19°C 18°C 18°C 21°C 19°C 16°C 15°C 17°C 14°C 17°C 12°C 13°C 9°C

Meekatharra Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
05:02 WST
sunrise
05:28 WST
sunset
19:04 WST
last light
19:29 WST
moon
set
Tue 09:56 WST
rise
Tue 22:31 WST
moon
Fri
Jan 20
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11

Meekatharra Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Jan 16
28°C 36°C 0.2mm
Sun
Jan 15
22.8°C 39°C 0.2mm
Sat
Jan 14
- 36.4°C -
Fri
Jan 13
19.5°C - 0.0mm
Thu
Jan 12
23.5°C 35.8°C 14.2mm

Meekatharra Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
30.1mm
4.1 Day(s)
Total For 2017
20.6mm
5 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
0.6mm
2 Day(s)
Wettest Day
14.2mm
Jan 12
Lowest Temperature
19.5°C
Jan 13
Highest Temperature
43.6°C
Jan 5

Meekatharra Ap Almanac

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January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
19.5°C
13th
Lowest On Record
12.2°C
28th 1954
Average This Month
24.2°C
-0.2°C
Long-term Average
24.4°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
43.6°C
5th
Highest On Record
47.1°C
8th 2013
Average This Month
37.3°C
-1.0°C
Long-term Average
38.3°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
14.2mm
12th
Total This Month
20.6mm
5 Day(s)
Long-term Average
30.1mm
4.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
135.4mm
2000
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1969
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