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Karratha Forecast

Tonight 17°C
Tomorrow 29°C
sunny

Now

27.0°C falling
Updated at 18:00 WST

Pilbara for Sunday Mostly sunny. Winds S 20 to 25 km/h turning SE 25 to 40 km/h during the morning then decreasing to 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day.
Monday Sunny. Winds E/SE 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the late afternoon.

Currently at Karratha Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 27.0°C falling
Dew Point 13.4°C rising
Feels Like 27.0°C
Relative Humidity 43%
Wind icon
NNW 9km/h rising
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure 1012.9hPa rising
Fire Danger 8.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
06:32 WST
Sunset sunset
18:01 WST

Nearby Now

Legendre Island 24.1°C
Roebourne Ap 26.6°C
Barrow Island 22.6°C

Next 12 hours in Karratha

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly clear
22°C

12am

Clear
19°C

3am

Clear
18°C

6am

Mostly clear
17°C

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National Forecast

Karratha 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Aug 20
Mon
Aug 21
Tue
Aug 22
Wed
Aug 23
Thu
Aug 24
Fri
Aug 25
Sat
Aug 26

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny
Maximum 29°C 29°C 30°C 33°C 31°C 32°C 32°C
Minimum 14°C 17°C 17°C 18°C 18°C 18°C 18°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Very High Very High Very High Very High Very 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 15
km/h
15
km/h
21
km/h
23
km/h
7
km/h
18
km/h
8
km/h
17
km/h
14
km/h
19
km/h
9
km/h
17
km/h
16
km/h
20
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 15km/h
SSE
NW 15km/h
NW
E 21km/h
E
NE 23km/h
NE
SSW 7km/h
SSW
NW 18km/h
NW
SSE 8km/h
SSE
NNW 17km/h
NNW
SE 14km/h
SE
N 19km/h
N
SSE 9km/h
SSE
NNW 17km/h
NNW
SE 16km/h
SE
NE 20km/h
NE
Relative Humidity 36% 34% 38% 37% 64% 49% 39% 38% 42% 40% 44% 42% 41% 40%
Dew Point 7°C 12°C 10°C 13°C 18°C 18°C 13°C 17°C 12°C 16°C 14°C 18°C 14°C 17°C

Karratha Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:09 WST
sunrise
06:32 WST
sunset
18:01 WST
last light
18:24 WST
moon
rise
Mon 05:55 WST
set
Mon 17:35 WST
moon
Tue
Aug 22
moon
Tue
Aug 29
moon
Wed
Sep 6
moon
Wed
Sep 13

Karratha Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Aug 20
18.3°C 30°C 0.0mm
Sat
Aug 19
16.9°C 30°C 0.0mm
Fri
Aug 18
15.2°C 29.3°C 0.0mm
Thu
Aug 17
15.9°C 28.3°C 0.0mm
Wed
Aug 16
18.8°C 28.2°C 0.0mm

Karratha Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
282.5mm
25.0 Day(s)
Total For 2017
442.6mm
21 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
218.4mm
21 Day(s)
Wettest Day
210.6mm
Feb 9
Lowest Temperature
8.3°C
Jul 11
Highest Temperature
43.0°C
Jan 5

Karratha Ap Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
8.3°C
4th
Lowest On Record
8.0°C
12th 1995
Average This Month
13.5°C
-0.8°C
Long-term Average
14.3°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
30.6°C
15th
Highest On Record
35.4°C
27th 1998
Average This Month
27.3°C
-1.0°C
Long-term Average
28.3°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.4mm
10th
Total This Month
0.4mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
4.4mm
1.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
34.4mm
1974
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1975
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Weather News

Low thundering across South Australia

13:54 EST

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Frosty Morning for Eastern Australia

11:03 EST

Widespread frost and record breaking cold has impacted much of the east.

Coalcliff: Teenagers snapchat video of fire while searching burning home for survivors

15:14 EST

Three houses have burnt down after a house fire spread to two neighbouring homes, fanned by strong winds on Lawrence Hargrave Drive in Coalcliff, 25 kilometres north of Wollongong, last night.