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Karratha Forecast

Today 39°C
Tonight 29°C
mostly_sunny

Now

38.7°C rising
Updated at 13:10 WST

Pilbara for Saturday Mostly sunny morning. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 40.

Currently at Karratha Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 38.7°C rising
Dew Point 21.4°C rising
Feels Like 43.2°C
Relative Humidity 36%
Wind icon
ENE 22km/h falling
Wind Gusts 28km/h
Pressure 1008.8hPa falling
Fire Danger 22.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:08 WST
Sunset sunset
18:44 WST

Nearby Now

Roebourne Ap 39.9°C
Legendre Island 34.7°C
Barrow Island 35.1°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Karratha

48-hour forecast

3pm

Mostly clear
38°C

6pm

Clear
35°C

9pm

Clear
32°C

12am

Clear
31°C

Pilbara Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Karratha 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Feb 25
Sun
Feb 26
Mon
Feb 27
Tue
Feb 28
Wed
Mar 1
Thu
Mar 2
Fri
Mar 3

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 39°C 37°C 34°C 34°C 36°C 38°C 40°C
Minimum 29°C 29°C 27°C 27°C 28°C 27°C 29°C
Chance of Rain 20% 70% 70% 10% 20% 20% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm < 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 16
km/h
23
km/h
11
km/h
20
km/h
14
km/h
19
km/h
12
km/h
20
km/h
15
km/h
22
km/h
19
km/h
22
km/h
14
km/h
20
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 16km/h
ESE
NE 23km/h
NE
SE 11km/h
SE
NNE 20km/h
NNE
SE 14km/h
SE
NE 19km/h
NE
NW 12km/h
NW
NNW 20km/h
NNW
WSW 15km/h
WSW
NW 22km/h
NW
SW 19km/h
SW
WNW 22km/h
WNW
SW 14km/h
SW
N 20km/h
N
Relative Humidity 43% 41% 54% 49% 66% 57% 64% 58% 61% 50% 55% 43% 46% 42%
Dew Point 20°C 23°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 23°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 23°C 23°C 21°C 24°C

Karratha Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:46 WST
sunrise
06:08 WST
sunset
18:44 WST
last light
19:06 WST
moon
set
Sat 17:46 WST
rise
Sun 05:34 WST
moon
Mon
Feb 27
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
Mon
Mar 13
moon
Tue
Mar 21

Karratha Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Feb 25
27.8°C - 0.2mm
Fri
Feb 24
25.2°C 39.7°C 0.0mm
Thu
Feb 23
26.1°C 35.2°C 0.4mm
Wed
Feb 22
28.8°C 38.9°C 0.0mm
Tue
Feb 21
27.6°C 37.9°C 0.0mm

Karratha Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
130.6mm
9.5 Day(s)
Total For 2017
369.0mm
13 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
12.4mm
5 Day(s)
Wettest Day
210.6mm
Feb 9
Lowest Temperature
23.3°C
Jan 15
Highest Temperature
43.0°C
Jan 5

Karratha Ap Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
23.3°C
6th
Lowest On Record
19.4°C
13th 2013
Average This Month
26.3°C
-0.4°C
Long-term Average
26.7°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
39.7°C
24th
Highest On Record
47.7°C
18th 1998
Average This Month
34.6°C
-1.0°C
Long-term Average
35.6°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
210.6mm
9th
Total This Month
238.6mm
8 Day(s)
Long-term Average
80.1mm
5.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
348.8mm
2011
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1992
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13:18 EDT

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Flood-affected WA farmers plead for faster relief funding

20:49 EDT

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