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Meekatharra Forecast

This morning 11°C
Today 29°C
sunny

Now

14.8°C falling
Updated at 00:40 WST

Gascoyne for Friday Sunny. Winds E/NE 15 to 25 km/h tending N/NE in the morning then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 9 and 12 with daytime temperatures reaching 29 to 34.
Saturday Mostly sunny. Winds N/NE 15 to 25 km/h tending NW/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then tending SE/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 9 and 13 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.

Currently at Meekatharra Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 14.8°C falling
Dew Point -6.1°C rising
Feels Like 9.9°C
Relative Humidity 23%
Wind icon
ENE 11km/h steady
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure 1021.2hPa falling
Fire Danger 12.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
05:57 WST
Sunset sunset
18:01 WST

Nearby Now

Mount Magnet 13.4°C
Leinster Ap 13.4°C

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Meekatharra

48-hour forecast

3am

Clear
13°C

6am

Clear
11°C

9am

Clear
22°C

12pm

Clear
27°C

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Meekatharra 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Sep 21
Sat
Sep 22
Sun
Sep 23
Mon
Sep 24
Tue
Sep 25
Wed
Sep 26
Thu
Sep 27

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny
Maximum 29°C 31°C 33°C 34°C 31°C 29°C 27°C
Minimum 11°C 14°C 15°C 17°C 18°C 15°C 13°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Very High Very High Very High Very High Very 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 21
km/h
14
km/h
23
km/h
18
km/h
10
km/h
16
km/h
11
km/h
18
km/h
17
km/h
15
km/h
18
km/h
16
km/h
25
km/h
14
km/h
Wind Direction ENE 21km/h
ENE
NE 14km/h
NE
NE 23km/h
NE
N 18km/h
N
ESE 10km/h
ESE
NW 16km/h
NW
SE 11km/h
SE
NW 18km/h
NW
S 17km/h
S
WSW 15km/h
WSW
SE 18km/h
SE
W 16km/h
W
SE 25km/h
SE
SSE 14km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 13% 7% 21% 13% 20% 11% 20% 11% 26% 14% 27% 12% 30% 12%
Dew Point -8°C -10°C 1°C 0°C 1°C -1°C 2°C 0°C 5°C 1°C 3°C -3°C 2°C -4°C

Meekatharra Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:34 WST
sunrise
05:57 WST
sunset
18:01 WST
last light
18:24 WST
moon
set
Fri 03:34 WST
rise
Fri 14:43 WST
moon
Tue
Sep 25
moon
Tue
Oct 2
moon
Tue
Oct 9
moon
Wed
Oct 17

Meekatharra Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Sep 20
10.8°C 27°C 0.0mm
Wed
Sep 19
9.0°C 24.3°C 0.0mm
Tue
Sep 18
8.9°C 22.5°C 0.0mm
Mon
Sep 17
11.7°C 23.6°C 0.0mm
Sun
Sep 16
10.6°C 30.4°C 0.0mm

Meekatharra Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Sep
205.0mm
38.4 Day(s)
Total For 2018
192.8mm
40 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
181.6mm
37 Day(s)
Wettest Day
46.6mm
Jan 17
Lowest Temperature
2.2°C
Aug 6
Highest Temperature
45.5°C
Jan 5

Meekatharra Ap Almanac

full climatology
September Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
6.0°C
6th
Lowest On Record
3.0°C
1st 2000
Average This Month
9.7°C
-1.8°C
Long-term Average
11.5°C
September Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
31.9°C
9th
Highest On Record
37.7°C
28th 1980
Average This Month
25.4°C
-0.3°C
Long-term Average
25.7°C
September Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
4.6mm
1.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
40.8mm
1986
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1944
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