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Pannawonica Forecast

Tonight 21°C
Tomorrow 38°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

27.6°C falling
Updated at 18:40 WST

Pilbara for Tuesday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower or thunderstorm in the east. Winds N/NW 20 to 30 km/h.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers and thunderstorms. Winds NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming N/NW 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon.

Currently at Mardie

24-hour graph
Temperature 27.6°C falling
Dew Point 20.9°C falling
Feels Like 29.6°C
Relative Humidity 67%
Wind icon
N 7km/h falling
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 3.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
05:24 WST
Sunset sunset
18:48 WST

Nearby Now

Onslow Ap 26.4°C
Barrow Island 26.9°C
Karratha Ap 28.4°C
Roebourne Ap 28.1°C

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Mardie

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly clear
27°C

12am

Mostly clear
25°C

3am

Mostly clear
23°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
23°C

Pilbara Weather Warnings

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WA - Tue 16:00 WST
Strong Wind Warning for Ningaloo Coast to Eucla Coast, including Perth Local Waters and excluding Lancelin Coast

National Forecast

Pannawonica 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Dec 6
Wed
Dec 7
Thu
Dec 8
Fri
Dec 9
Sat
Dec 10
Sun
Dec 11
Mon
Dec 12

Sunny

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm
Maximum 41°C 38°C 37°C 38°C 39°C 41°C 41°C
Minimum 20°C 21°C 23°C 24°C 25°C 26°C 26°C
Chance of Rain 20% 60% 70% 60% 60% 40% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 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 10
km/h
17
km/h
6
km/h
15
km/h
7
km/h
14
km/h
8
km/h
11
km/h
16
km/h
7
km/h
11
km/h
12
km/h
14
km/h
15
km/h
Wind Direction ENE 10km/h
ENE
N 17km/h
N
NNE 6km/h
NNE
N 15km/h
N
NE 7km/h
NE
N 14km/h
N
SE 8km/h
SE
NNE 11km/h
NNE
SE 16km/h
SE
NNW 7km/h
NNW
SSE 11km/h
SSE
NNW 12km/h
NNW
SSW 14km/h
SSW
WNW 15km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 37% 17% 50% 29% 51% 35% 49% 37% 39% 28% 37% 29% 40% 27%
Dew Point 14°C 11°C 17°C 17°C 18°C 19°C 19°C 21°C 17°C 17°C 18°C 20°C 17°C 19°C

Pannawonica Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
04:59 WST
sunrise
05:24 WST
sunset
18:49 WST
last light
19:13 WST
moon
set
Tue 23:58 WST
rise
Wed 11:56 WST
moon
Wed
Dec 14
moon
Wed
Dec 21
moon
Thu
Dec 29
moon
Fri
Jan 6

Mardie Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Dec 6
20.7°C 35°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 5
19.3°C 33.5°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 4
21.1°C 31.8°C 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 3
21.5°C 32.8°C 0.0mm
Fri
Dec 2
22.6°C 33.7°C 0.0mm

Mardie Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
269.1mm
22.1 Day(s)
Total For 2016
312.4mm
24 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
233.0mm
27 Day(s)
Wettest Day
89.8mm
Jul 4
Lowest Temperature
7.6°C
Aug 23
Highest Temperature
47.8°C
Feb 12

Mardie Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
19.3°C
5th
Lowest On Record
14.8°C
12th 1982
Average This Month
21.5°C
-1.5°C
Long-term Average
23.0°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
36.5°C
1st
Highest On Record
48.8°C
26th 1986
Average This Month
33.9°C
-3.7°C
Long-term Average
37.6°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
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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