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Karratha Forecast

This morning 26°C
Today 33°C
mostly_sunny

Now

26.1°C rising
Updated at 03:00 WST

Pilbara for Monday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the southeast, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the east. Winds NW/NE 20 to 30 km/h.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers inland, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds NW/NE 15 to 25 km/h tending NW/SW 15 to 20 km/h before dawn then tending NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning.

Currently at Karratha Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 26.1°C rising
Dew Point 22.2°C falling
Feels Like 27.8°C
Relative Humidity 79%
Wind icon
WSW 20km/h falling
Wind Gusts 24km/h
Pressure 1007.0hPa falling
Fire Danger 3.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
05:51 WST
Sunset sunset
18:59 WST

Nearby Now

Legendre Island 25.9°C
Roebourne Ap 25.8°C
Barrow Island 24.9°C

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Karratha

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly clear
26°C

9am

Mostly clear
29°C

12pm

Mostly clear
32°C

3pm

Mostly clear
33°C

Pilbara Weather Warnings

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WA - Mon 22:00 WST
Strong Wind Warning for the Ningaloo Coast, Gascoyne Coast and Geraldton Coast

WA - Mon 10:15 WST
Flood Warning for the De Grey River Catchment

National Forecast

Karratha 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Jan 24
Wed
Jan 25
Thu
Jan 26
Fri
Jan 27
Sat
Jan 28
Sun
Jan 29
Mon
Jan 30

Mostly sunny

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Thunder-
storms

Thunder-
storms

Possible thunderstorm
Maximum 33°C 34°C 35°C 36°C 34°C 32°C 32°C
Minimum 26°C 26°C 27°C 27°C 27°C 27°C 27°C
Chance of Rain 20% 80% 70% 80% 90% 90% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 10-20mm 10-20mm 1-5mm
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 17
km/h
24
km/h
13
km/h
16
km/h
14
km/h
17
km/h
19
km/h
13
km/h
32
km/h
36
km/h
38
km/h
37
km/h
33
km/h
34
km/h
Wind Direction NW 17km/h
NW
NNW 24km/h
NNW
SW 13km/h
SW
NNW 16km/h
NNW
SSE 14km/h
SSE
NNW 17km/h
NNW
SSW 19km/h
SSW
SSW 13km/h
SSW
ESE 32km/h
ESE
E 36km/h
E
E 38km/h
E
ENE 37km/h
ENE
ENE 33km/h
ENE
NE 34km/h
NE
Relative Humidity 71% 57% 67% 58% 68% 58% 66% 58% 64% 59% 74% 69% 76% 71%
Dew Point 24°C 24°C 23°C 24°C 25°C 26°C 25°C 26°C 23°C 25°C 25°C 26°C 26°C 26°C

Karratha Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set   New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:27 WST
sunrise
05:51 WST
sunset
18:59 WST
last light
19:23 WST
moon
set
Wed 16:44 WST

moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11
moon
Sun
Feb 19

Karratha Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Jan 23
24.2°C 32°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jan 22
24.2°C 31.9°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jan 21
26.0°C 30.4°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jan 20
24.5°C 31.9°C 0.0mm
Thu
Jan 19
23.8°C 31.5°C 0.0mm

Karratha Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
50.5mm
4.2 Day(s)
Total For 2017
44.8mm
1 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
0.4mm
1 Day(s)
Wettest Day
44.8mm
Jan 15
Lowest Temperature
23.3°C
Jan 15
Highest Temperature
43.0°C
Jan 5

Karratha Ap Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
23.3°C
15th
Lowest On Record
20.5°C
4th 2007
Average This Month
26.4°C
-0.4°C
Long-term Average
26.8°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
43.0°C
5th
Highest On Record
48.2°C
21st 2003
Average This Month
34.7°C
-1.4°C
Long-term Average
36.1°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
44.8mm
15th
Total This Month
44.8mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
50.5mm
4.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
263.4mm
2006
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1979
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Weather News

NT weather: Bureau predicts week of wet weather across state

20:15 EDT

Territorians should brace themselves for a very wet week, with rainfalls of up to 300 millimetres expected in some areas.

Stormy start to the week

16:25 EDT

Severe thunderstorms are affecting three states this afternoon.

Trans-Tasman temperature contrast

15:28 EDT

New Zealand is experiencing an unseasonably cool summer, whilst parts of eastern Australia endure their hottest start to the year on record.