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20.58°S 116.64°E 39m AMSL

Karratha Forecast

Tonight 27°C
Tomorrow 36°C
Late thunder

Now

29.7°C rising
Updated at 20:00 WST

Pilbara for Wednesday Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the west, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm, possibly severe in the far W with damaging winds and heavy rain which may lead to flash flooding. Winds E/SE 20 to 30 km/h.
Thursday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers and thunderstorms, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Winds E/SE 25 to 35 km/h turning NE 25 to 40 km/h in the morning then tending NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the late afternoon.

Currently at Karratha Ap

Temperature 29.7°C rising
Dew Point 23.6°C rising
Feels Like 34.3°C
Relative Humidity 70%
Wind icon
E 20km/h steady
Wind Gusts 24km/h
Pressure 1008.8hPa rising
Fire Danger 4.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / 0.0mm

Sun on Wednesday

Sunrise sunrise
06:11 WST
Sunset sunset
18:38 WST

Nearby Now

Legendre Island 28.1°C
Roebourne Ap 28.8°C
Barrow Island 28.7°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Karratha

possible thunderstorm

9pm

Chance shower or storm
31°C
possible thunderstorm

12am

Chance shower or storm
30°C
possible thunderstorm

3am

Chance shower or storm
28°C
mostly cloudy

6am

Mostly cloudy
27°C
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Pilbara Weather Warnings

WA - Wed 17:26 WST
Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Damaging Winds and Heavy Rainfall for the Pilbara and Gascoyne Forecast Districts

WA - Wed 16:33 WST
Flooding Outlook Advice General

WA - Wed 16:15 WST
Flood Warning - De Grey River Catchment

WA - Wed 16:02 WST
Strong Wind Warning for the Pilbara Coast West and Ningaloo Coast

Western Australia weather update

Western Australia Weather Update

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Karratha 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Mar 4
Thu
Mar 5
Fri
Mar 6
Sat
Mar 7
Sun
Mar 8
Mon
Mar 9
Tue
Mar 10
possible thunderstorm
Possible thunderstorm
late thunder
Late thunder
thunderstorms
Thunder-
storms
possible thunderstorm
Possible thunderstorm
possible thunderstorm
Possible thunderstorm
possible thunderstorm
Possible thunderstorm
possible thunderstorm
Possible thunderstorm
Maximum 36°C 36°C 35°C 34°C 35°C 35°C 36°C
Minimum 27°C 27°C 28°C 27°C 28°C 27°C 27°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 70% 60% 50% 70% 60%
Rain Amount 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 10-20mm 10-20mm
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 26
km/h
31
km/h
37
km/h
36
km/h
22
km/h
25
km/h
17
km/h
24
km/h
16
km/h
20
km/h
18
km/h
20
km/h
14
km/h
22
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 26km/h
ESE
WSW 31km/h
WSW
ENE 37km/h
ENE
N 36km/h
N
ENE 22km/h
ENE
NNW 25km/h
NNW
SE 17km/h
SE
NNW 24km/h
NNW
SSE 16km/h
SSE
NW 20km/h
NW
SE 18km/h
SE
NW 20km/h
NW
WSW 14km/h
WSW
NW 22km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 72% 63% 58% 52% 69% 58% 71% 59% 62% 54% 65% 56% 66% 53%
Dew Point 24°C 24°C 22°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 25°C 25°C 24°C

Karratha Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next Occurrence
First Light Sunrise Sunset Last Light Moon Phase moon set moon rise full moon last quarter new moon first quarter
first light
05:49 WST
sunrise
06:12 WST
sunset
18:37 WST
last light
19:00 WST
moon
set
Thu 05:34 WST
rise
Thu 18:15 WST
moon
Fri
Mar 6
moon
Sat
Mar 14
moon
Fri
Mar 20
moon
Fri
Mar 27

Karratha Ap Past 5 Days

  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Mar 4
28°C 31°C 0.0mm
Tue
Mar 3
26.9°C - 0.0mm
Mon
Mar 2
26.5°C 34.7°C 0.0mm
Sun
Mar 1
27.7°C 34.3°C 0.0mm
Sat
Feb 28
28.1°C 35.3°C 0.0mm

Karratha Ap Year To Date

average rainfall to Mar
181.1mm
13.5 day(s)
total for 2015
7.0mm
6 day(s)
total to this day 2014
61.0mm
7 day(s)
wettest day
3.2mm
Feb 6
lowest temperature
24.3°C
Jan 11
highest temperature
47.0°C
Feb 21

Karratha Ap Almanac

March minimum temperature
lowest this month
26.5°C
2nd
lowest on record
13.0°C
15th 1995
average this month
27.3°C
+1.5°C
long-term average
25.8°C
March maximum temperature
highest this month
34.7°C
2nd
highest on record
45.8°C
1st 2005
average this month
33.3°C
-2.8°C
long-term average
36.1°C
March rainfall
wettest this month
0.0mm
1st
total this month
0.0mm
0 day(s)
long-term average
50.5mm
4.0 day(s)
wettest on record
291.2mm
2004
driest on record
0.0mm
1985

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