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Karratha Forecast

This morning 25°C
Today 38°C
mostly_sunny

Now

28.5°C rising
Updated at 05:50 WST

Pilbara for Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower in the southeast during this afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm inland during this afternoon and evening. Winds NE/SE 25 to 40 km/h tending SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 40.

Currently at Karratha Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 28.5°C rising
Dew Point 11.1°C falling
Feels Like 27.7°C
Relative Humidity 34%
Wind icon
SW 7km/h falling
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure 1010.7hPa rising
Fire Danger 11.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
05:38 WST
Sunset sunset
18:18 WST

Nearby Now

Legendre Island 25.4°C
Roebourne Ap 32.2°C
Barrow Island 23.9°C

Next 12 hours in Karratha

48-hour forecast

9am

Mostly clear
34°C

12pm

Mostly clear
38°C

3pm

Mostly clear
35°C

6pm

Clear
30°C

Pilbara Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Karratha 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Oct 21
Sun
Oct 22
Mon
Oct 23
Tue
Oct 24
Wed
Oct 25
Thu
Oct 26
Fri
Oct 27

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny
Maximum 38°C 35°C 37°C 37°C 36°C 35°C 28°C
Minimum 25°C 23°C 22°C 23°C 24°C 23°C 20°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 5%
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 19
km/h
27
km/h
8
km/h
25
km/h
15
km/h
29
km/h
13
km/h
34
km/h
15
km/h
34
km/h
21
km/h
38
km/h
24
km/h
37
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 19km/h
ESE
NNE 27km/h
NNE
SW 8km/h
SW
N 25km/h
N
SW 15km/h
SW
WNW 29km/h
WNW
SSW 13km/h
SSW
WNW 34km/h
WNW
SW 15km/h
SW
WNW 34km/h
WNW
WSW 21km/h
WSW
WNW 38km/h
WNW
SW 24km/h
SW
W 37km/h
W
Relative Humidity 29% 46% 46% 53% 33% 36% 26% 35% 24% 33% 24% 38% 35% 38%
Dew Point 14°C 22°C 20°C 23°C 15°C 18°C 11°C 18°C 10°C 17°C 9°C 18°C 9°C 13°C

Karratha Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:15 WST
sunrise
05:38 WST
sunset
18:18 WST
last light
18:40 WST
moon
rise
Sat 06:39 WST
set
Sat 19:37 WST
moon
Sat
Oct 28
moon
Sat
Nov 4
moon
Sat
Nov 11
moon
Sat
Nov 18

Karratha Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Oct 20
21°C 39°C 0.0mm
Thu
Oct 19
17.6°C 38°C 0.0mm
Wed
Oct 18
19.6°C 34.0°C 0.0mm
Tue
Oct 17
21.0°C 30.1°C 0.0mm
Mon
Oct 16
20.3°C 31.7°C 0.0mm

Karratha Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Oct
284.3mm
25.8 Day(s)
Total For 2017
442.6mm
21 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
219.4mm
23 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
October Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
15.3°C
1st
Lowest On Record
11.1°C
1st 2009
Average This Month
20.0°C
-0.8°C
Long-term Average
20.8°C
October Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
39.0°C
20th
Highest On Record
44.7°C
22nd 2002
Average This Month
31.7°C
-2.4°C
Long-term Average
34.1°C
October Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
0.5mm
0.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
6.0mm
2013
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1972
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