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Meekatharra Forecast

Today 23°C
Tonight 12°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

22.1°C falling
Updated at 15:30 WST

Gascoyne for Thursday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the northwest. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds E 20 to 30 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures 22 to 31.

Currently at Meekatharra Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 22.1°C falling
Dew Point 5.9°C rising
Feels Like 22.1°C
Relative Humidity 35%
Wind icon
ESE 16km/h falling
Wind Gusts 26km/h
Pressure 1021.8hPa steady
Fire Danger 11.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:28 WST
Sunset sunset
17:39 WST

Nearby Now

Mount Magnet 22.8°C
Leinster Ap 20.1°C
Morawa Ap 25.2°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Meekatharra

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly cloudy
22°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
19°C

12am

Mostly clear
16°C

3am

Clear
14°C

Gascoyne Weather Warnings

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WA - Thu 10:00 WST
Strong Wind Warning for North Kimberley Coast Cancellation for West Kimberley Coast, Pilbara Coast East and Gascoyne Coast

National Forecast

Meekatharra 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Apr 27
Fri
Apr 28
Sat
Apr 29
Sun
Apr 30
Mon
May 1
Tue
May 2
Wed
May 3

Possible thunderstorm

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny
Maximum 23°C 25°C 26°C 27°C 27°C 25°C 26°C
Minimum 13°C 12°C 13°C 13°C 13°C 13°C 12°C
Chance of Rain 20% 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Very High High 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 24
km/h
18
km/h
18
km/h
12
km/h
18
km/h
12
km/h
15
km/h
12
km/h
16
km/h
16
km/h
22
km/h
16
km/h
22
km/h
15
km/h
Wind Direction E 24km/h
E
ESE 18km/h
ESE
E 18km/h
E
ESE 12km/h
ESE
E 18km/h
E
E 12km/h
E
E 15km/h
E
SE 12km/h
SE
E 16km/h
E
ESE 16km/h
ESE
E 22km/h
E
E 16km/h
E
E 22km/h
E
E 15km/h
E
Relative Humidity 51% 30% 42% 27% 43% 24% 39% 21% 39% 21% 53% 25% 51% 25%
Dew Point 6°C 5°C 5°C 5°C 6°C 4°C 5°C 3°C 5°C 3°C 8°C 4°C 7°C 5°C

Meekatharra Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:04 WST
sunrise
06:28 WST
sunset
17:38 WST
last light
18:02 WST
moon
set
Thu 18:34 WST
rise
Fri 08:05 WST
moon
Wed
May 3
moon
Thu
May 11
moon
Fri
May 19
moon
Fri
May 26

Meekatharra Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Apr 27
13.3°C 24°C 0.0mm
Wed
Apr 26
14.2°C 24.6°C 0.0mm
Tue
Apr 25
17.2°C 26.2°C 0.0mm
Mon
Apr 24
16.4°C 22.5°C 1.6mm
Sun
Apr 23
19.3°C 31.0°C 0.0mm

Meekatharra Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
113.5mm
16.6 Day(s)
Total For 2017
159.2mm
25 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
96.4mm
23 Day(s)
Wettest Day
36.8mm
Mar 23
Lowest Temperature
13.3°C
Apr 27
Highest Temperature
43.6°C
Jan 5

Meekatharra Ap Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
13.3°C
27th
Lowest On Record
5.7°C
30th 2000
Average This Month
17.3°C
+0.2°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
30.1°C
+0.8°C
Long-term Average
29.3°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
1.6mm
24th
Total This Month
1.6mm
1 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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