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Karratha Forecast

This morning 17°C
Today 30°C
mostly_sunny

Now

17.5°C falling
Updated at 03:10 WST

Pilbara for Tuesday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower in the far west in the morning. Winds NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending N/NW in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening.
Wednesday Sunny. Winds NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending SW in the late afternoon then becoming light in the evening.

Currently at Karratha Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 17.5°C falling
Dew Point 15.3°C falling
Feels Like 17.5°C
Relative Humidity 87%
Wind icon
SSW 12km/h rising
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure 1014.6hPa steady
Fire Danger 1.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:31 WST
Sunset sunset
18:01 WST

Nearby Now

Roebourne Ap 17.8°C
Legendre Island 21.7°C
Barrow Island 19.2°C

Next 12 hours in Karratha

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly clear
17°C

9am

Mostly cloudy
25°C

12pm

Mostly clear
29°C

3pm

Mostly clear
30°C

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National Forecast

Karratha 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 30°C 33°C 33°C 32°C 31°C 32°C 32°C
Minimum 17°C 18°C 19°C 18°C 18°C 17°C 17°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 7
km/h
19
km/h
10
km/h
18
km/h
18
km/h
21
km/h
7
km/h
18
km/h
12
km/h
18
km/h
14
km/h
20
km/h
17
km/h
24
km/h
Wind Direction S 7km/h
S
NW 19km/h
NW
SSE 10km/h
SSE
NNE 18km/h
NNE
SE 18km/h
SE
NNE 21km/h
NNE
S 7km/h
S
NW 18km/h
NW
SE 12km/h
SE
NNE 18km/h
NNE
SE 14km/h
SE
NE 20km/h
NE
SE 17km/h
SE
NE 24km/h
NE
Relative Humidity 59% 48% 39% 38% 36% 37% 42% 43% 44% 40% 43% 36% 38% 38%
Dew Point 17°C 18°C 13°C 16°C 13°C 16°C 14°C 17°C 14°C 16°C 14°C 15°C 11°C 16°C

Karratha Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:08 WST
sunrise
06:31 WST
sunset
18:01 WST
last light
18:24 WST
moon
rise
Tue 06:44 WST
set
Tue 18:35 WST
moon
Tue
Aug 29
moon
Wed
Sep 6
moon
Wed
Sep 13
moon
Wed
Sep 20

Karratha Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Aug 21
16.6°C 28°C 0.0mm
Sun
Aug 20
18.3°C 30°C 0.0mm
Sat
Aug 19
16.9°C 29.8°C 0.0mm
Fri
Aug 18
15.2°C 29.3°C 0.0mm
Thu
Aug 17
15.9°C 28.3°C 0.0mm

Karratha Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
282.5mm
25.0 Day(s)
Total For 2017
442.6mm
21 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
218.4mm
21 Day(s)
Wettest Day
210.6mm
Feb 9
Lowest Temperature
8.3°C
Jul 11
Highest Temperature
43.0°C
Jan 5

Karratha Ap Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
8.3°C
4th
Lowest On Record
8.0°C
12th 1995
Average This Month
13.7°C
-0.6°C
Long-term Average
14.3°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
30.6°C
15th
Highest On Record
35.4°C
27th 1998
Average This Month
27.4°C
-0.9°C
Long-term Average
28.3°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.4mm
10th
Total This Month
0.4mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
4.4mm
1.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
34.4mm
1974
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1975
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