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Meekatharra Forecast

Today 38°C
Tonight 23°C
mostly_sunny

Now

31.8°C rising
Updated at 09:40 WST

Gascoyne for Sunday Mostly sunny. Medium (40%) chance of showers and thunderstorms in the east. Winds S/SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light early in the morning then becoming S/SW 20 to 30 km/h in the morning. Daytime maximum temperatures 34 to 39.

Currently at Meekatharra Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 31.8°C rising
Dew Point 11.6°C rising
Feels Like 30.5°C
Relative Humidity 29%
Wind icon
W 9km/h rising
Wind Gusts 15km/h
Pressure 1009.1hPa rising
Fire Danger 16.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
05:32 WST
Sunset sunset
19:03 WST

Nearby Now

Mount Magnet 29.5°C
Leinster Ap 33.6°C
Morawa Ap 24.3°C

Fire Danger Rating

SEVERE

Next 12 hours in Meekatharra

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly clear
36°C

3pm

Slight chance storm
38°C

6pm

Mostly clear
37°C

9pm

Mostly clear
33°C

Gascoyne Weather Warnings

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WA - Sun 04:47 WST
Strong Wind Warning for Perth Local Waters, Gascoyne Coast, Geraldton Coast, Lancelin Coast, Perth Coast & Bunbury Geographe Coast

WA - Sun 02:59 WST
Fire Weather Warning for Gascoyne Inland and Goldfields

National Forecast

Meekatharra 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Jan 22
Mon
Jan 23
Tue
Jan 24
Wed
Jan 25
Thu
Jan 26
Fri
Jan 27
Sat
Jan 28

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible thunderstorm

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible thunderstorm
Maximum 38°C 37°C 35°C 37°C 40°C 41°C 41°C
Minimum 27°C 23°C 25°C 24°C 24°C 27°C 29°C
Chance of Rain 40% 20% 50% 20% 30% 30% 50%
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 9
km/h
16
km/h
23
km/h
20
km/h
32
km/h
24
km/h
24
km/h
26
km/h
22
km/h
20
km/h
18
km/h
15
km/h
21
km/h
23
km/h
Wind Direction WNW 9km/h
WNW
WSW 16km/h
WSW
S 23km/h
S
S 20km/h
S
E 32km/h
E
E 24km/h
E
E 24km/h
E
ESE 26km/h
ESE
E 22km/h
E
ESE 20km/h
ESE
E 18km/h
E
ESE 15km/h
ESE
ESE 21km/h
ESE
E 23km/h
E
Relative Humidity 40% 20% 28% 16% 42% 29% 37% 19% 34% 17% 36% 17% 34% 22%
Dew Point 16°C 12°C 8°C 8°C 15°C 15°C 13°C 10°C 13°C 11°C 17°C 12°C 17°C 16°C

Meekatharra Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:06 WST
sunrise
05:32 WST
sunset
19:03 WST
last light
19:28 WST
moon
set
Sun 14:15 WST
rise
Mon 01:34 WST
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11
moon
Sun
Feb 19

Meekatharra Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Jan 22
23°C - 12mm
Sat
Jan 21
26.3°C 38°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jan 20
23.8°C 37.8°C 0.0mm
Thu
Jan 19
24.8°C 38.4°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jan 18
21.3°C 36.6°C 0.0mm

Meekatharra Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
30.1mm
4.1 Day(s)
Total For 2017
32.6mm
6 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
7.2mm
4 Day(s)
Wettest Day
14.2mm
Jan 12
Lowest Temperature
19.5°C
Jan 13
Highest Temperature
43.6°C
Jan 5

Meekatharra Ap Almanac

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January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
19.5°C
13th
Lowest On Record
12.2°C
28th 1954
Average This Month
24.1°C
-0.3°C
Long-term Average
24.4°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
43.6°C
5th
Highest On Record
47.1°C
8th 2013
Average This Month
37.3°C
-1.0°C
Long-term Average
38.3°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
14.2mm
12th
Total This Month
32.6mm
6 Day(s)
Long-term Average
30.1mm
4.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
135.4mm
2000
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1969
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Weather News

Heating up across the southeastern capitals

11:19 EDT

A couple of scorchers are on the way for Adelaide, Melbourne, Canberra and Sydney over the next few days.

Darwin not quite that wet (yet)

11:13 EDT

Following a good start to January 2017 rainfall, when 125mm fell during the first 48 hours of the year, conditions have been relatively dry for the Northern Territory capital.

Steamy night in Brisbane

14:29 EDT

In the early hours of the morning, Brisbane had its warmest minimum temperature since at least 1999, when the mercury halted its descent at 28 degrees just after 3am.