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Karratha Forecast

This morning 23°C
Today 33°C
sunny

Now

20.6°C falling
Updated at 06:30 WST

Pilbara for Friday Mostly sunny. Winds E/SE 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the early afternoon then becoming E/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 28 to 34.

Currently at Karratha Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 20.6°C falling
Dew Point 12.1°C steady
Feels Like 20.6°C
Relative Humidity 58%
Wind icon
SSE 9km/h falling
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure 1016.6hPa rising
Fire Danger 4.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / 0.0mm

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:28 WST
Sunset sunset
17:52 WST

Nearby Now

Roebourne Ap 20.3°C
Barrow Island 25.9°C
Onslow Ap 22.5°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Karratha

48-hour forecast

9am

Mostly clear
29°C

12pm

Mostly clear
33°C

3pm

Mostly clear
33°C

6pm

Mostly clear
29°C

Pilbara Weather Warnings

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WA - Fri 04:00 WST
Gale Warning for the North Kimberley Coast. Strong Wind Warning for the West Kimberley Coast and Pilbara Coast East

National Forecast

Karratha 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Apr 28
Sat
Apr 29
Sun
Apr 30
Mon
May 1
Tue
May 2
Wed
May 3
Thu
May 4

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny
Maximum 33°C 32°C 32°C 32°C 32°C 31°C 31°C
Minimum 23°C 23°C 22°C 21°C 20°C 20°C 20°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 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 29
km/h
24
km/h
26
km/h
25
km/h
22
km/h
20
km/h
23
km/h
22
km/h
28
km/h
26
km/h
33
km/h
27
km/h
29
km/h
26
km/h
Wind Direction SE 29km/h
SE
E 24km/h
E
ESE 26km/h
ESE
ENE 25km/h
ENE
ESE 22km/h
ESE
ENE 20km/h
ENE
ESE 23km/h
ESE
E 22km/h
E
SE 28km/h
SE
E 26km/h
E
ESE 33km/h
ESE
E 27km/h
E
ESE 29km/h
ESE
E 26km/h
E
Relative Humidity 35% 37% 33% 32% 29% 27% 30% 28% 31% 29% 35% 31% 36% 32%
Dew Point 12°C 16°C 11°C 13°C 9°C 11°C 9°C 11°C 9°C 12°C 10°C 12°C 10°C 12°C

Karratha Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:06 WST
sunrise
06:28 WST
sunset
17:52 WST
last light
18:15 WST
moon
rise
Fri 08:04 WST
set
Fri 19:42 WST
moon
Wed
May 3
moon
Thu
May 11
moon
Fri
May 19
moon
Fri
May 26

Karratha Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Apr 27
21.7°C 32°C 0.0mm
Wed
Apr 26
24.1°C 31.7°C 0.0mm
Tue
Apr 25
24.9°C 28.6°C 0.0mm
Mon
Apr 24
24.0°C 32.2°C 0.0mm
Sun
Apr 23
23.8°C 34.0°C 0.0mm

Karratha Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
198.8mm
15.3 Day(s)
Total For 2017
442.2mm
20 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
14.6mm
7 Day(s)
Wettest Day
210.6mm
Feb 9
Lowest Temperature
18.3°C
Apr 14
Highest Temperature
43.0°C
Jan 5

Karratha Ap Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
18.3°C
14th
Lowest On Record
14.7°C
29th 2006
Average This Month
22.7°C
+0.1°C
Long-term Average
22.6°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
36.6°C
9th
Highest On Record
41.3°C
5th 2005
Average This Month
33.7°C
-0.6°C
Long-term Average
34.3°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
35.0mm
18th
Total This Month
35.0mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
17.7mm
1.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
120.7mm
1992
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1973
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