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Karratha Forecast

Today 37°C
Tonight 27°C
mostly_sunny

Now

34.5°C rising
Updated at 14:30 WST

Pilbara for Sunday Very hot. Sunny morning. The chance of a thunderstorm over inland parts during this afternoon and early evening. Winds W/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending NW/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then tending NW in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 41 to 46.

Currently at Karratha Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 34.5°C rising
Dew Point 25.9°C falling
Feels Like 44.0°C
Relative Humidity 61%
Wind icon
NNW 16km/h falling
Wind Gusts 22km/h
Pressure 1007.0hPa steady
Fire Danger 7.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
06:03 WST
Sunset sunset
18:51 WST

Nearby Now

Legendre Island 31.6°C
Roebourne Ap 37.1°C
Barrow Island 31.7°C

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Karratha

48-hour forecast

3pm

Mostly clear
37°C

6pm

Mostly clear
33°C

9pm

Mostly clear
31°C

12am

Mostly clear
29°C

Pilbara Weather Warnings

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WA - Sun 10:00 WST
Strong Wind Warning for Perth Metro; Gascoyne, Geraldton, Lancelin, Perth, Bunbury Geographe & Leeuwin Coasts. Cancelled Ningaloo Coast

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Karratha 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Feb 14
Mon
Feb 15
Tue
Feb 16
Wed
Feb 17
Thu
Feb 18
Fri
Feb 19
Sat
Feb 20

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 37°C 37°C 40°C 40°C 39°C 39°C 39°C
Minimum 27°C 27°C 28°C 29°C 28°C 28°C 26°C
Chance of Rain 5% 20% 20% 40% 30% 5% 20%
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 17
km/h
24
km/h
12
km/h
26
km/h
20
km/h
26
km/h
16
km/h
22
km/h
16
km/h
23
km/h
24
km/h
27
km/h
18
km/h
28
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 17km/h
NNW
NNW 24km/h
NNW
SW 12km/h
SW
WNW 26km/h
WNW
SSW 20km/h
SSW
NW 26km/h
NW
SSW 16km/h
SSW
WNW 22km/h
WNW
E 16km/h
E
N 23km/h
N
S 24km/h
S
W 27km/h
W
SSW 18km/h
SSW
W 28km/h
W
Relative Humidity 67% 48% 65% 47% 51% 41% 48% 37% 47% 40% 40% 33% 51% 33%
Dew Point 25°C 24°C 25°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 23°C 23°C 22°C 23°C 18°C 20°C 21°C 20°C

Karratha Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:41 WST
sunrise
06:04 WST
sunset
18:50 WST
last light
19:13 WST
moon
set
Sun 23:17 WST
rise
Mon 12:28 WST
moon
Tue
Feb 23
moon
Wed
Mar 2
moon
Wed
Mar 9
moon
Wed
Mar 16

Karratha Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Feb 14
27.9°C - 0.0mm
Sat
Feb 13
27.8°C 36.7°C 0.0mm
Fri
Feb 12
27.1°C 44.9°C 0.0mm
Thu
Feb 11
26.4°C 46.1°C 0.0mm
Wed
Feb 10
27.1°C 45.3°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
46.1°C
Feb 11

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
26.6°C
-0.1°C
Long-term Average
26.7°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
46.1°C
11th
Highest On Record
47.7°C
18th 1998
Average This Month
39.1°C
+3.5°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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Weather News

Another bout of heat for Perth

16:16 EDT

Another bout of heat for Perth Perth has finally cooled down to about average summer levels over the last few days, and is on track to heat up to a balmy 32 degrees today.

Heat and powerful surf on the way for coastal southeast QLD

12:55 EDT

After a slight dip in temperatures yesterday, warmer days are on the way from the Coolangatta area to the Sunshine Coast region.

Heat put on hold in the southeast

14:24 EDT

Temperatures will cool down for much of the week for South Australia, Victoria and New South Wales.