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Meekatharra Forecast

This morning 27°C
Today 42°C
sunny

Now

25.2°C falling
Updated at 05:20 WST

Gascoyne for Tuesday Very hot and sunny. Winds NE/SE 20 to 30 km/h tending S/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the evening then tending NE/SE in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 41 to 46.

Currently at Meekatharra Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 25.2°C falling
Dew Point 6.3°C rising
Feels Like 25.4°C
Relative Humidity 29%
Wind icon
ENE 12km/h steady
Wind Gusts 15km/h
Pressure 1016.7hPa rising
Fire Danger 14.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
05:46 WST
Sunset sunset
18:54 WST

Nearby Now

Paraburdoo Ap 25.0°C
Newman Ap 26.3°C

Fire Danger Rating

EXTREME

Next 12 hours in Meekatharra

48-hour forecast

6am

Clear
27°C

9am

Clear
33°C

12pm

Clear
39°C

3pm

Clear
42°C

Gascoyne Weather Warnings

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WA - Tue 03:26 WST
Fire Weather Warning for Central West, Gascoyne, Lower West (including Perth), West Pilbara Coast, Exmouth Gulf Coast, Nelson and Avon

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Meekatharra 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Feb 9
Wed
Feb 10
Thu
Feb 11
Fri
Feb 12
Sat
Feb 13
Sun
Feb 14
Mon
Feb 15

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny
Maximum 42°C 43°C 43°C 43°C 42°C 40°C 40°C
Minimum 27°C 28°C 27°C 28°C 29°C 26°C 26°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 50%
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 25
km/h
10
km/h
24
km/h
11
km/h
25
km/h
13
km/h
23
km/h
13
km/h
24
km/h
17
km/h
34
km/h
20
km/h
31
km/h
23
km/h
Wind Direction NE 25km/h
NE
SE 10km/h
SE
ENE 24km/h
ENE
E 11km/h
E
ENE 25km/h
ENE
ESE 13km/h
ESE
ENE 23km/h
ENE
SE 13km/h
SE
E 24km/h
E
ESE 17km/h
ESE
ENE 34km/h
ENE
ENE 20km/h
ENE
ENE 31km/h
ENE
NE 23km/h
NE
Relative Humidity 19% 6% 11% 5% 10% 6% 9% 5% 10% 5% 25% 8% 23% 10%
Dew Point 7°C -2°C 1°C -4°C -1°C -2°C -1°C -4°C -1°C -5°C 8°C 0°C 7°C 3°C

Meekatharra Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:21 WST
sunrise
05:46 WST
sunset
18:54 WST
last light
19:19 WST
moon
rise
Tue 06:11 WST
set
Tue 19:19 WST
moon
Mon
Feb 15
moon
Tue
Feb 23
moon
Wed
Mar 2
moon
Wed
Mar 9

Meekatharra Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Feb 8
26.0°C 39°C 0.0mm
Sun
Feb 7
23.4°C 38.6°C 0.0mm
Sat
Feb 6
21.7°C 36.7°C 0.0mm
Fri
Feb 5
20.1°C 34.9°C 0.0mm
Thu
Feb 4
18.3°C 33.0°C 0.0mm

Meekatharra Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
65.4mm
8.4 Day(s)
Total For 2016
35.2mm
9 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
90.2mm
8 Day(s)
Wettest Day
24.2mm
Feb 1
Lowest Temperature
15.8°C
Feb 2
Highest Temperature
42.5°C
Jan 1

Meekatharra Ap Almanac

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February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
15.8°C
2nd
Lowest On Record
12.3°C
2nd 1953
Average This Month
20.2°C
-3.5°C
Long-term Average
23.7°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
39.0°C
8th
Highest On Record
45.5°C
2nd 2007
Average This Month
33.6°C
-3.1°C
Long-term Average
36.7°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
24.2mm
1st
Total This Month
24.2mm
1 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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