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Pannawonica Forecast

This morning 21°C
Today 39°C
sunny

Now

24.8°C falling
Updated at 01:00 WST

Pilbara for Tuesday Mostly sunny. Medium chance of showers and thunderstorms in the east in the afternoon and evening. Winds W/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending S/SW early in the morning then turning W/NW 20 to 30 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to 20 to 27 with daytime temperatures reaching 37 to 42.
Wednesday Mostly sunny. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the east in the afternoon and early evening. Winds W/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending SE/SW 15 to 25 km/h early in the morning then tending NW/SW 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to 22 to 27 with daytime temperatures reaching around 40.

Currently at Mardie

24-hour graph
Temperature 24.8°C falling
Dew Point 19.8°C falling
Feels Like 24.8°C
Relative Humidity 74%
Wind icon
WSW 11km/h steady
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure 1011.2hPa
Fire Danger 2.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
05:25 WST
Sunset sunset
18:51 WST

Nearby Now

Onslow Ap 22.7°C
Barrow Island 24.4°C
Karratha Ap 25.3°C
Roebourne Ap 25.5°C

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Mardie

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
23°C

6am

Clear
23°C

9am

Clear
28°C

12pm

Clear
33°C

Pilbara Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Pannawonica 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Dec 12
Wed
Dec 13
Thu
Dec 14
Fri
Dec 15
Sat
Dec 16
Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny
Maximum 39°C 41°C 43°C 43°C 42°C 40°C 39°C
Minimum 21°C 22°C 23°C 25°C 24°C 23°C 22°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 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 12
km/h
21
km/h
11
km/h
20
km/h
8
km/h
21
km/h
15
km/h
24
km/h
16
km/h
25
km/h
23
km/h
26
km/h
19
km/h
15
km/h
Wind Direction SW 12km/h
SW
WNW 21km/h
WNW
S 11km/h
S
W 20km/h
W
S 8km/h
S
WNW 21km/h
WNW
SW 15km/h
SW
W 24km/h
W
SW 16km/h
SW
W 25km/h
W
SW 23km/h
SW
WSW 26km/h
WSW
S 19km/h
S
W 15km/h
W
Relative Humidity 46% 23% 31% 16% 24% 14% 22% 13% 27% 14% 29% 13% 24% 13%
Dew Point 15°C 14°C 12°C 11°C 10°C 10°C 9°C 9°C 11°C 9°C 10°C 7°C 7°C 6°C

Pannawonica Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:00 WST
sunrise
05:25 WST
sunset
18:51 WST
last light
19:16 WST
moon
rise
Tue 01:25 WST
set
Tue 13:47 WST
moon
Mon
Dec 18
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9

Mardie Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Dec 11
22°C 32°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 10
23.2°C 32°C 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 9
24.3°C 32.1°C 0.0mm
Fri
Dec 8
- 33.6°C -
Thu
Dec 7
26.2°C - 0.0mm

Mardie Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
271.3mm
22.3 Day(s)
Total For 2017
437.2mm
25 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
313.0mm
24 Day(s)
Wettest Day
158.0mm
Feb 9
Lowest Temperature
6.3°C
Aug 5
Highest Temperature
46.3°C
Jan 5

Mardie Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
19.5°C
1st
Lowest On Record
14.8°C
12th 1982
Average This Month
24.6°C
+1.6°C
Long-term Average
23.0°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
41.0°C
1st
Highest On Record
48.8°C
26th 1986
Average This Month
35.4°C
-2.1°C
Long-term Average
37.5°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
3rd
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
8.2mm
0.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
171.3mm
1988
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1886
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Weather News

Warming up in Canberra

16:35 EDT

Summer has taken a while to get going in Canberra this year but the nation's capital will get its fair share of heat during the next week.

Heatwave breaking cool start to summer in southern Australia

12:40 EDT

Summer started out on a cool note for much of southern Australia, although a countrywide heat wave will send temperatures soaring this week.

Mid-week heat for the southeast

13:45 EDT

A very hot airmass will gradually approach from the northwest over the coming days, blanketing the southeast in very hot temperatures.