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Karratha Forecast

This morning 16°C
Today 27°C
mostly_sunny

Now

16.7°C rising
Updated at 08:30 WST

Pilbara for Saturday Mostly sunny. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures 25 to 30.

Currently at Karratha Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 16.7°C rising
Dew Point 6.2°C steady
Feels Like 16.7°C
Relative Humidity 50%
Wind icon
WSW 11km/h steady
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure 1014.4hPa rising
Fire Danger 5.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:49 WST
Sunset sunset
17:41 WST

Nearby Now

Legendre Island 21.2°C
Roebourne Ap 19.1°C
Barrow Island 20.0°C

Next 12 hours in Karratha

48-hour forecast

9am

Mostly cloudy
22°C

12pm

Mostly cloudy
27°C

3pm

Mostly cloudy
27°C

6pm

Mostly cloudy
23°C

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National Forecast

Karratha 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Increasing sunshine

Sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 27°C 27°C 27°C 27°C 27°C 28°C 28°C
Minimum 16°C 16°C 16°C 17°C 13°C 13°C 16°C
Chance of Rain 30% 5% 5% 5% 10% 30% 20%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index High High Moderate Moderate Moderate
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 13
km/h
23
km/h
12
km/h
23
km/h
19
km/h
12
km/h
26
km/h
19
km/h
36
km/h
27
km/h
37
km/h
30
km/h
27
km/h
25
km/h
Wind Direction SW 13km/h
SW
W 23km/h
W
SW 12km/h
SW
W 23km/h
W
SE 19km/h
SE
E 12km/h
E
SE 26km/h
SE
ESE 19km/h
ESE
SE 36km/h
SE
ESE 27km/h
ESE
ESE 37km/h
ESE
E 30km/h
E
ESE 27km/h
ESE
ENE 25km/h
ENE
Relative Humidity 37% 33% 38% 38% 51% 38% 48% 33% 45% 35% 43% 38% 37% 45%
Dew Point 7°C 9°C 8°C 12°C 12°C 12°C 11°C 10°C 8°C 11°C 7°C 12°C 8°C 15°C

Karratha Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:25 WST
sunrise
06:49 WST
sunset
17:41 WST
last light
18:06 WST
moon
set
Sat 18:02 WST
rise
Sun 07:39 WST
moon
Sat
Jul 1
moon
Sun
Jul 9
moon
Mon
Jul 17
moon
Sun
Jul 23

Karratha Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Jun 23
16.7°C 29°C 0.0mm
Thu
Jun 22
16.0°C 29°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jun 21
14.8°C 30.6°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jun 20
- 28.8°C -
Mon
Jun 19
16.0°C - 0.0mm

Karratha Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jun
263.3mm
21.8 Day(s)
Total For 2017
442.2mm
20 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
133.2mm
14 Day(s)
Wettest Day
210.6mm
Feb 9
Lowest Temperature
12.3°C
Jun 5
Highest Temperature
43.0°C
Jan 5

Karratha Ap Almanac

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June Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
12.3°C
5th
Lowest On Record
7.1°C
15th 2006
Average This Month
15.4°C
+0.3°C
Long-term Average
15.1°C
June Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
30.6°C
17th
Highest On Record
32.8°C
18th 2010
Average This Month
28.0°C
+1.5°C
Long-term Average
26.5°C
June Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
36.5mm
3.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
271.6mm
2013
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1975
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