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27.12°S 118.08°E 470m AMSL

Meekatharra Forecast

Tonight 18°C
Tomorrow 36°C
sunny

Now

24.0°C falling
Updated at 22:10 WST

Gascoyne for Friday Sunny day. The chance of a thunderstorm in the southwest in the evening. Winds E 25 to 40 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 15 and 22 with daytime temperatures reaching 33 to 41.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower or thunderstorm inland. Winds E 25 to 35 km/h tending NE in the morning then tending NE/SE 20 to 30 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 18 and 25 with daytime temperatures reaching 35 to 40.

Currently at Meekatharra Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 24.0°C falling
Dew Point 0.4°C steady
Feels Like 24.0°C
Relative Humidity 21%
Wind icon
E 31km/h rising
Wind Gusts 39km/h
Pressure 1021.3hPa rising
Fire Danger 28.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
05:27 WST
Sunset sunset
18:15 WST

Nearby Now

Mount Magnet 23.1°C
Leinster Ap 19.6°C
Morawa Ap 20.4°C

Next 12 hours in Meekatharra

48-hour forecast

12am

Clear
23°C

3am

Clear. Windy
20°C

6am

Clear
18°C

9am

Clear. Windy
25°C

Gascoyne Weather Warnings

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WA - Thu 22:00 WST
Coastal Wind Warning for WA.

National Forecast

Meekatharra 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Oct 19
Fri
Oct 20
Sat
Oct 21
Sun
Oct 22
Mon
Oct 23
Tue
Oct 24
Wed
Oct 25

Sunny

Sunny

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny
Maximum 32°C 36°C 37°C 36°C 35°C 32°C 32°C
Minimum 14°C 18°C 22°C 24°C 21°C 17°C 17°C
Chance of Rain 5% 20% 70% 70% 5% 5% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 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 34
km/h
25
km/h
39
km/h
23
km/h
34
km/h
22
km/h
25
km/h
18
km/h
10
km/h
26
km/h
11
km/h
20
km/h
14
km/h
22
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 34km/h
ESE
E 25km/h
E
E 39km/h
E
E 23km/h
E
E 34km/h
E
NE 22km/h
NE
NE 25km/h
NE
NNW 18km/h
NNW
W 10km/h
W
W 26km/h
W
S 11km/h
S
W 20km/h
W
S 14km/h
S
W 22km/h
W
Relative Humidity 22% 11% 21% 12% 23% 14% 29% 20% 26% 12% 33% 14% 23% 11%
Dew Point -1°C -3°C 1°C 3°C 6°C 6°C 11°C 10°C 6°C 2°C 7°C 2°C 3°C -2°C

Meekatharra Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:03 WST
sunrise
05:26 WST
sunset
18:15 WST
last light
18:39 WST
moon
rise
Fri 05:50 WST
set
Fri 18:42 WST
moon
Sat
Oct 28
moon
Sat
Nov 4
moon
Sat
Nov 11
moon
Sat
Nov 18

Meekatharra Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Oct 19
14.6°C 31°C 0.0mm
Wed
Oct 18
12.8°C 27.8°C 0.0mm
Tue
Oct 17
- 26.5°C -
Mon
Oct 16
18.3°C - 0.0mm
Sun
Oct 15
13.3°C 35.7°C 0.0mm

Meekatharra Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Oct
211.3mm
40.1 Day(s)
Total For 2017
182.2mm
39 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
190.0mm
46 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
October Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
10.2°C
6th
Lowest On Record
4.3°C
8th 1992
Average This Month
14.3°C
-1.0°C
Long-term Average
15.3°C
October Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
36.7°C
13th
Highest On Record
41.0°C
20th 2004
Average This Month
29.9°C
+0.1°C
Long-term Average
29.8°C
October Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
6.3mm
1.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
61.8mm
1975
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1948
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