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Barrow Island Forecast

This morning 25°C
Today 32°C
sunny

Now

25.0°C steady
Updated at 04:20 WST

Pilbara for Friday Very hot and mostly sunny. Slight chance of a shower in the far east in the afternoon and early evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the east in the morning and afternoon. Winds NW/SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming NW/SW 20 to 30 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to high 20s with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 40s.

Currently at Barrow Island

24-hour graph
Temperature 25.0°C steady
Dew Point 22.5°C steady
Feels Like 25.8°C
Relative Humidity 86%
Wind icon
W 25km/h falling
Wind Gusts 31km/h
Pressure 1007.0hPa rising
Fire Danger 2.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
05:31 WST
Sunset sunset
18:55 WST

Nearby Now

Onslow Ap 24.6°C
Karratha Ap 26.8°C
Legendre Island 25.6°C

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Barrow Island

48-hour forecast

6am

Clear
26°C

9am

Clear
29°C

12pm

Clear
31°C

3pm

Clear
32°C

Pilbara Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Barrow Island 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Dec 15
Sat
Dec 16
Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18
Tue
Dec 19
Wed
Dec 20
Thu
Dec 21

Sunny

Windy

Windy

Windy

Windy

Sunny

Sunny
Maximum 32°C 31°C 30°C 31°C 33°C 33°C 32°C
Minimum 25°C 24°C 23°C 22°C 24°C 25°C 25°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 30
km/h
35
km/h
31
km/h
37
km/h
40
km/h
41
km/h
42
km/h
38
km/h
36
km/h
29
km/h
24
km/h
24
km/h
22
km/h
25
km/h
Wind Direction WSW 30km/h
WSW
W 35km/h
W
SW 31km/h
SW
WSW 37km/h
WSW
SW 40km/h
SW
WSW 41km/h
WSW
SSW 42km/h
SSW
WSW 38km/h
WSW
SSW 36km/h
SSW
WSW 29km/h
WSW
SSW 24km/h
SSW
WNW 24km/h
WNW
W 22km/h
W
WNW 25km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 65% 59% 68% 56% 67% 53% 58% 38% 45% 34% 45% 45% 63% 54%
Dew Point 22°C 23°C 21°C 22°C 20°C 20°C 17°C 16°C 14°C 15°C 17°C 20°C 22°C 22°C

Barrow Island Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set   New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:07 WST
sunrise
05:31 WST
sunset
18:55 WST
last light
19:20 WST
moon
set
Sat 17:14 WST

moon
Mon
Dec 18
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9

Barrow Island Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Dec 14
25°C 32°C 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 13
24.4°C 32°C 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 12
24.2°C 29.9°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 11
22.0°C 30.2°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 10
24.5°C 30.8°C 0.0mm

Barrow Island Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
313.0mm
30.3 Day(s)
Total For 2017
367.4mm
29 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
217.6mm
26 Day(s)
Wettest Day
82.4mm
Feb 8
Lowest Temperature
12.2°C
Aug 3
Highest Temperature
39.7°C
Mar 6

Barrow Island Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
22.0°C
11th
Lowest On Record
19.8°C
13th 2008
Average This Month
24.9°C
+0.4°C
Long-term Average
24.5°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
36.9°C
1st
Highest On Record
40.3°C
30th 2014
Average This Month
32.4°C
+0.2°C
Long-term Average
32.2°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
2.6mm
4th
Total This Month
5.2mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
6.0mm
0.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
53.2mm
2012
Driest On Record
0.0mm
2001
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