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Meekatharra Forecast

Today 36°C
Tonight 22°C
sunny

Now

28.1°C falling
Updated at 08:40 WST

Gascoyne for Tuesday Mostly sunny. Slight chance of a shower in the far northeast this afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the far northeast during this afternoon and evening. Winds NW/SW 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 25 to 35 km/h in the middle of the day then tending S/SW in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 33 to 39.

Currently at Meekatharra Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 28.1°C falling
Dew Point 12.4°C falling
Feels Like 27.6°C
Relative Humidity 37%
Wind icon
SSE 9km/h falling
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure 1013.8hPa steady
Fire Danger 11.0
Rain since 9am/last hr - / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
05:06 WST
Sunset sunset
18:53 WST

Nearby Now

Mount Magnet 25.8°C
Leinster Ap 27.8°C

Fire Danger Rating

SEVERE

Next 12 hours in Meekatharra

48-hour forecast

12pm

Clear
34°C

3pm

Clear
36°C

6pm

Clear
33°C

9pm

Clear
29°C

Gascoyne Weather Warnings

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WA - Tue 04:00 WST
Strong Wind Warning for Perth Local Waters, Gascoyne Coast, Perth Coast, Bunbury Geographe Coast and Eucla Coast

WA - Tue 03:35 WST
Fire Weather Warning for the Gascoyne Inland, Goldfields, Eucla and South Interior

National Forecast

Meekatharra 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Dec 12
Wed
Dec 13
Thu
Dec 14
Fri
Dec 15
Sat
Dec 16
Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny
Maximum 36°C 36°C 39°C 41°C 41°C 34°C 31°C
Minimum 23°C 22°C 23°C 26°C 24°C 21°C 17°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 12
km/h
28
km/h
18
km/h
12
km/h
21
km/h
7
km/h
27
km/h
16
km/h
14
km/h
30
km/h
23
km/h
30
km/h
23
km/h
21
km/h
Wind Direction W 12km/h
W
WNW 28km/h
WNW
SSW 18km/h
SSW
SSW 12km/h
SSW
E 21km/h
E
ESE 7km/h
ESE
ENE 27km/h
ENE
N 16km/h
N
NW 14km/h
NW
WNW 30km/h
WNW
SW 23km/h
SW
W 30km/h
W
SSW 23km/h
SSW
SW 21km/h
SW
Relative Humidity 39% 12% 35% 16% 27% 14% 18% 9% 17% 7% 35% 14% 38% 16%
Dew Point 13°C 3°C 12°C 7°C 10°C 7°C 7°C 3°C 6°C -1°C 9°C 3°C 8°C 2°C

Meekatharra Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
04:40 WST
sunrise
05:06 WST
sunset
18:53 WST
last light
19:19 WST
moon
set
Tue 13:38 WST
rise
Wed 01:52 WST
moon
Mon
Dec 18
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9

Meekatharra Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Dec 11
23.1°C - 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 10
24.6°C 38.3°C 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 9
27.0°C 36.2°C 0.0mm
Fri
Dec 8
22.8°C 36.6°C 0.0mm
Thu
Dec 7
22.3°C 35.6°C 0.0mm

Meekatharra Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
238.7mm
45.7 Day(s)
Total For 2017
194.8mm
45 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
210.0mm
52 Day(s)
Wettest Day
36.8mm
Mar 23
Lowest Temperature
1.5°C
Aug 3
Highest Temperature
43.6°C
Jan 5

Meekatharra Ap Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
19.3°C
1st
Lowest On Record
11.1°C
2nd 1952
Average This Month
23.4°C
+1.3°C
Long-term Average
22.1°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
38.3°C
10th
Highest On Record
45.3°C
31st 1997
Average This Month
35.6°C
-0.9°C
Long-term Average
36.5°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.2mm
5th
Total This Month
0.2mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
14.9mm
3.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
111.4mm
2010
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1944
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Weather News

Warming up in Sydney

10:34 EDT

The Sydney Basin's first 40C of the season will occur this week and the city could experience its warmest spell of December days in 17 years.

Warming up in Canberra

16:35 EDT

Summer has taken a while to get going in Canberra this year but the nation's capital will get its fair share of heat during the next week.

Heatwave breaking cool start to summer in southern Australia

12:40 EDT

Summer started out on a cool note for much of southern Australia, although a countrywide heat wave will send temperatures soaring this week.