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Karratha Forecast

This morning 28°C
Today 43°C
sunny

Now

29.3°C rising
Updated at 07:20 WST

Pilbara for Wednesday Very hot and sunny. Winds S/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending E/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 40s.

Currently at Karratha Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 29.3°C rising
Dew Point 27.7°C falling
Feels Like 38.4°C
Relative Humidity 91%
Wind icon
WSW 11km/h steady
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure 1009.0hPa rising
Fire Danger 1.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:01 WST
Sunset sunset
18:53 WST

Nearby Now

Roebourne Ap 30.9°C
Legendre Island 28.6°C
Barrow Island 28.2°C

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Karratha

48-hour forecast

9am

Clear
37°C

12pm

Mostly clear
42°C

3pm

Clear
42°C

6pm

Clear
37°C

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Karratha 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Feb 10
Thu
Feb 11
Fri
Feb 12
Sat
Feb 13
Sun
Feb 14
Mon
Feb 15
Tue
Feb 16

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 43°C 43°C 43°C 37°C 36°C 35°C 38°C
Minimum 28°C 28°C 28°C 27°C 27°C 26°C 27°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 40% 40% 5% 30%
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 16
km/h
21
km/h
14
km/h
21
km/h
15
km/h
23
km/h
18
km/h
27
km/h
18
km/h
28
km/h
18
km/h
28
km/h
20
km/h
30
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 16km/h
SSE
NNW 21km/h
NNW
S 14km/h
S
NW 21km/h
NW
SSE 15km/h
SSE
NNW 23km/h
NNW
NNW 18km/h
NNW
NW 27km/h
NW
NW 18km/h
NW
NW 28km/h
NW
WSW 18km/h
WSW
NW 28km/h
NW
WSW 20km/h
WSW
WNW 30km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 38% 30% 40% 31% 41% 31% 63% 48% 70% 53% 72% 54% 62% 46%
Dew Point 20°C 21°C 21°C 23°C 22°C 22°C 25°C 24°C 26°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C

Karratha Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:38 WST
sunrise
06:01 WST
sunset
18:53 WST
last light
19:16 WST
moon
rise
Wed 07:25 WST
set
Wed 20:09 WST
moon
Mon
Feb 15
moon
Tue
Feb 23
moon
Wed
Mar 2
moon
Wed
Mar 9

Karratha Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Feb 9
26.5°C 43°C 0.0mm
Mon
Feb 8
26.9°C 40.2°C 0.0mm
Sun
Feb 7
26.4°C 39.6°C 0.0mm
Sat
Feb 6
27.6°C 35.8°C 0.0mm
Fri
Feb 5
27.6°C 39.2°C 0.0mm

Karratha Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
130.6mm
9.5 Day(s)
Total For 2016
12.2mm
4 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
6.0mm
4 Day(s)
Wettest Day
7.4mm
Jan 30
Lowest Temperature
22.9°C
Jan 20
Highest Temperature
43.0°C
Feb 9

Karratha Ap Almanac

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February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
24.7°C
2nd
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
43.0°C
9th
Highest On Record
47.7°C
18th 1998
Average This Month
37.1°C
+1.5°C
Long-term Average
35.6°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 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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