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Karratha Forecast

This morning 24°C
Today 34°C
mostly_sunny

Now

25.5°C rising
Updated at 02:20 WST

Pilbara for Sunday Mostly clear. The chance of a thunderstorm in the east. Winds N/NW 20 to 30 km/h tending W/NW 15 to 25 km/h in the late evening.
Monday Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the far east in the afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm inland in the afternoon and evening. Winds NW/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending S/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then tending NW/NE 20 to 30 km/h in the evening.

Currently at Karratha Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 25.5°C rising
Dew Point 21.2°C rising
Feels Like 26.7°C
Relative Humidity 77%
Wind icon
WSW 29km/h rising
Wind Gusts 35km/h
Pressure 1007.0hPa steady
Fire Danger 4.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
05:50 WST
Sunset sunset
18:59 WST

Nearby Now

Roebourne Ap 24.7°C
Legendre Island 24.6°C
Barrow Island 24.3°C

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Karratha

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
25°C

6am

Mostly clear
24°C

9am

Mostly clear
28°C

12pm

Clear
33°C

Pilbara Weather Warnings

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WA - Sun 22:00 WST
Strong Wind Warning for Perth Local Waters and Ningaloo, Gascoyne, Geraldton, Lancelin, Perth, Bunbury Geographe and Eucla Coasts

WA - Sun 10:50 WST
Flood Warning for the De Grey River Catchment

National Forecast

Karratha 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm
Maximum 34°C 33°C 35°C 34°C 35°C 35°C 34°C
Minimum 24°C 25°C 26°C 26°C 27°C 27°C 27°C
Chance of Rain 10% 30% 70% 60% 70% 90% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 5-10mm 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 25
km/h
30
km/h
19
km/h
24
km/h
12
km/h
20
km/h
16
km/h
15
km/h
16
km/h
14
km/h
20
km/h
22
km/h
37
km/h
38
km/h
Wind Direction W 25km/h
W
NW 30km/h
NW
NNW 19km/h
NNW
NNW 24km/h
NNW
SSW 12km/h
SSW
NNW 20km/h
NNW
SSW 16km/h
SSW
NNW 15km/h
NNW
S 16km/h
S
NW 14km/h
NW
SSE 20km/h
SSE
NE 22km/h
NE
ESE 37km/h
ESE
ENE 38km/h
ENE
Relative Humidity 66% 54% 69% 57% 64% 57% 64% 57% 65% 58% 67% 54% 63% 62%
Dew Point 21°C 23°C 23°C 24°C 23°C 25°C 23°C 24°C 24°C 25°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 26°C

Karratha Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:26 WST
sunrise
05:50 WST
sunset
18:59 WST
last light
19:23 WST
moon
set
Mon 15:04 WST
rise
Tue 02:33 WST
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11
moon
Sun
Feb 19

Karratha Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Jan 22
24.2°C 32°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jan 21
26.0°C 30.4°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jan 20
24.5°C 31.9°C 0.0mm
Thu
Jan 19
23.8°C 31.5°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jan 18
27.2°C 32.2°C 0.0mm

Karratha Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
50.5mm
4.2 Day(s)
Total For 2017
44.8mm
1 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
0.4mm
1 Day(s)
Wettest Day
44.8mm
Jan 15
Lowest Temperature
23.3°C
Jan 15
Highest Temperature
43.0°C
Jan 5

Karratha Ap Almanac

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January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
23.3°C
15th
Lowest On Record
20.5°C
4th 2007
Average This Month
26.6°C
-0.2°C
Long-term Average
26.8°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
43.0°C
5th
Highest On Record
48.2°C
21st 2003
Average This Month
34.8°C
-1.3°C
Long-term Average
36.1°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
44.8mm
15th
Total This Month
44.8mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
50.5mm
4.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
263.4mm
2006
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1979
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Weather News

Heating up across the southeastern capitals

11:19 EDT

A couple of scorchers are on the way for Adelaide, Melbourne, Canberra and Sydney over the next few days.

Darwin not quite that wet (yet)

11:13 EDT

Following a good start to January 2017 rainfall, when 125mm fell during the first 48 hours of the year, conditions have been relatively dry for the Northern Territory capital.

Steamy night in Brisbane

14:29 EDT

In the early hours of the morning, Brisbane had its warmest minimum temperature since at least 1999, when the mercury halted its descent at 28 degrees just after 3am.