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Karratha Forecast

Tonight 27°C
Tomorrow 35°C
mostly_sunny

Now

29.8°C falling
Updated at 20:50 WST

Pilbara for Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower and thunderstorms in the southeast during this afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming NW/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then tending SE/SW in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 33 to 39.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers and thunderstorms in the southeast in the morning and afternoon. Winds SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending NE/SE 20 to 30 km/h early in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 19 and 24 with daytime temperatures reaching 31 to 37.

Currently at Karratha Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 29.8°C falling
Dew Point 21.5°C falling
Feels Like 32.6°C
Relative Humidity 61%
Wind icon
WSW 18km/h falling
Wind Gusts 20km/h
Pressure 1010.5hPa rising
Fire Danger 6.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:27 WST
Sunset sunset
17:54 WST

Nearby Now

Roebourne Ap 31.4°C
Legendre Island 29.3°C
Barrow Island 27.7°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Karratha

48-hour forecast

12am

Mostly cloudy
30°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
29°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
27°C

9am

Mostly cloudy
32°C

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National Forecast

Karratha 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Apr 25
Thu
Apr 26
Fri
Apr 27
Sat
Apr 28
Sun
Apr 29
Mon
Apr 30
Tue
May 1

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny
Maximum 37°C 35°C 35°C 37°C 35°C 34°C 33°C
Minimum 26°C 27°C 24°C 25°C 24°C 23°C 22°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 5% 10% 30% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Very High Very High Very High High 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 12
km/h
22
km/h
21
km/h
23
km/h
11
km/h
17
km/h
15
km/h
20
km/h
20
km/h
20
km/h
19
km/h
19
km/h
9
km/h
19
km/h
Wind Direction SSW 12km/h
SSW
WNW 22km/h
WNW
E 21km/h
E
NNE 23km/h
NNE
SSE 11km/h
SSE
N 17km/h
N
SSE 15km/h
SSE
N 20km/h
N
ESE 20km/h
ESE
NE 20km/h
NE
ESE 19km/h
ESE
NE 19km/h
NE
SSW 9km/h
SSW
NNW 19km/h
NNW
Relative Humidity 28% 27% 42% 40% 47% 37% 30% 31% 42% 34% 39% 34% 54% 40%
Dew Point 11°C 15°C 18°C 20°C 18°C 19°C 13°C 17°C 16°C 17°C 15°C 16°C 19°C 18°C

Karratha Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:05 WST
sunrise
06:28 WST
sunset
17:54 WST
last light
18:16 WST
moon
set
Thu 02:43 WST
rise
Thu 15:35 WST
moon
Mon
Apr 30
moon
Tue
May 8
moon
Tue
May 15
moon
Tue
May 22

Karratha Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Apr 25
26.7°C 38°C 0.0mm
Tue
Apr 24
26.4°C 39.3°C 0.0mm
Mon
Apr 23
23.2°C 39.9°C 0.0mm
Sun
Apr 22
24.8°C 37.5°C 0.0mm
Sat
Apr 21
22.5°C 36.0°C 0.0mm

Karratha Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
197.6mm
15.3 Day(s)
Total For 2018
75.6mm
11 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
442.2mm
20 Day(s)
Wettest Day
27.6mm
Feb 17
Lowest Temperature
21.3°C
Apr 17
Highest Temperature
43.4°C
Mar 28

Karratha Ap Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
21.3°C
17th
Lowest On Record
14.7°C
29th 2006
Average This Month
25.0°C
+2.3°C
Long-term Average
22.7°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
40.9°C
3rd
Highest On Record
41.3°C
5th 2005
Average This Month
37.6°C
+3.3°C
Long-term Average
34.3°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
7.2mm
2nd
Total This Month
7.2mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
18.0mm
1.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
120.7mm
1992
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1973
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