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Karratha Forecast

Today 38°C
Tonight 26°C
sunny

Now

38.6°C falling
Updated at 13:50 WST

Pilbara for Monday Mostly sunny. Slight chance of a shower in the southeast. The chance of a thunderstorm in the southeast during this afternoon and early evening. Winds S/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending NW/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon then tending SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 35 to 40.

Currently at Karratha Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 38.6°C falling
Dew Point 8.3°C rising
Feels Like 36.6°C
Relative Humidity 16%
Wind icon
N 12km/h steady
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure 1009.6hPa steady
Fire Danger 35.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
06:27 WST
Sunset sunset
17:56 WST

Nearby Now

Roebourne Ap 40.1°C
Legendre Island 35.7°C
Barrow Island 32.1°C

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Karratha

48-hour forecast

3pm

Mostly clear
38°C

6pm

Mostly clear
35°C

9pm

Mostly clear
32°C

12am

Mostly clear
30°C

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National Forecast

Karratha 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Apr 23
Tue
Apr 24
Wed
Apr 25
Thu
Apr 26
Fri
Apr 27
Sat
Apr 28
Sun
Apr 29

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 38°C 38°C 37°C 35°C 35°C 36°C 37°C
Minimum 25°C 26°C 25°C 25°C 24°C 25°C 25°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 20% 30% 5% 5% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Very High Very High Very High Very High Very High
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 14
km/h
21
km/h
20
km/h
21
km/h
8
km/h
21
km/h
14
km/h
22
km/h
14
km/h
17
km/h
12
km/h
16
km/h
16
km/h
20
km/h
Wind Direction S 14km/h
S
WNW 21km/h
WNW
SE 20km/h
SE
NNW 21km/h
NNW
S 8km/h
S
NW 21km/h
NW
ESE 14km/h
ESE
NE 22km/h
NE
ESE 14km/h
ESE
NNE 17km/h
NNE
SSE 12km/h
SSE
NNE 16km/h
NNE
ESE 16km/h
ESE
NE 20km/h
NE
Relative Humidity 28% 31% 30% 34% 31% 32% 42% 37% 43% 34% 40% 33% 40% 32%
Dew Point 12°C 19°C 14°C 19°C 13°C 17°C 16°C 19°C 17°C 17°C 17°C 17°C 17°C 18°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
06:04 WST
sunrise
06:27 WST
sunset
17:56 WST
last light
18:18 WST
moon
set
Tue 00:45 WST
rise
Tue 14:05 WST
moon
Mon
Apr 30
moon
Tue
May 8
moon
Tue
May 15
moon
Tue
May 22

Karratha Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Apr 23
23.2°C - 0.0mm
Sun
Apr 22
24.8°C 37.5°C 0.0mm
Sat
Apr 21
22.5°C 36.0°C 0.0mm
Fri
Apr 20
22.7°C 38.0°C 0.0mm
Thu
Apr 19
22.2°C 37.8°C 0.0mm

Karratha Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
197.6mm
15.3 Day(s)
Total For 2018
75.6mm
11 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
442.2mm
20 Day(s)
Wettest Day
27.6mm
Feb 17
Lowest Temperature
21.3°C
Apr 17
Highest Temperature
43.4°C
Mar 28

Karratha Ap Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
21.3°C
17th
Lowest On Record
14.7°C
29th 2006
Average This Month
24.8°C
+2.1°C
Long-term Average
22.7°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
40.9°C
3rd
Highest On Record
41.3°C
5th 2005
Average This Month
37.4°C
+3.1°C
Long-term Average
34.3°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
7.2mm
2nd
Total This Month
7.2mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
18.0mm
1.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
120.7mm
1992
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1973
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Weather News

Wet and windy day ahead for northeast NSW

15:26 EST

Northeast NSW will receive a bust of rain, wind and storms this week as a low pressure system forms over the Tasman Sea.

Perth still thirsty after weekend storms

11:27 EST

Perth received its heaviest rain since mid-January on the weekend, although it wasn't enough to make up for the city's rainfall deficit of the last few months.

Unseasonable warmth continuing for South Australia

16:56 EST

A slow moving airmass and mostly sunny skies has brought well above average temperatures to much of SA, and will continue to on Monday.