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Karratha Forecast

Today 36°C
Tonight 27°C
Possible thunderstorm

Now

27.5°C falling
Updated at 10:30 WST

Pilbara for Wednesday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers in the west, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm with gusty winds and possible heavy falls. Winds E/SE 20 to 30 km/h tending S/SE in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 31 to 36.

Currently at Karratha Ap

Temperature 27.5°C falling
Dew Point 23.3°C rising
Feels Like 30.6°C
Relative Humidity 78%
Wind icon
E 33km/h rising
Wind Gusts 41km/h
Pressure 1010.2hPa rising
Fire Danger 4.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / 0.0mm

Sun on Wednesday

Sunrise sunrise
06:11 WST
Sunset sunset
18:38 WST

Nearby Now

Roebourne Ap 27.9°C
Legendre Island 27.0°C
Barrow Island 30.6°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Karratha

possible thunderstorm

12pm

Chance shower or storm
35°C
thunderstorm

3pm

Shower. Chance storm
35°C
mostly cloudy

6pm

Mostly cloudy
33°C
possible thunderstorm

9pm

Chance shower or storm
31°C
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Pilbara Weather Warnings

WA - Wed 10:20 WST
Flooding Outlook Advice General

WA - Wed 10:19 WST
Flood Warning - De Grey River Catchment

WA - Wed 10:00 WST
Strong Wind Warning for the Following Areas: Pilbara Coast West and Ningaloo Coast

WA - Wed 04:25 WST
Cancellation of Severe Thunderstorm Warning for the Pilbara

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Western Australia Weather Update

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Karratha 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Mar 4
Thu
Mar 5
Fri
Mar 6
Sat
Mar 7
Sun
Mar 8
Mon
Mar 9
Tue
Mar 10
possible thunderstorm
Possible thunderstorm
possible thunderstorm
Possible thunderstorm
possible thunderstorm
Possible thunderstorm
possible thunderstorm
Possible thunderstorm
possible thunderstorm
Possible thunderstorm
possible thunderstorm
Possible thunderstorm
possible thunderstorm
Possible thunderstorm
Maximum 36°C 36°C 35°C 34°C 35°C 35°C 35°C
Minimum 27°C 27°C 28°C 27°C 28°C 28°C 28°C
Chance of Rain 90% 80% 70% 70% 50% 70% 50%
Rain Amount 10-20mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 10-20mm 5-10mm
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 20
km/h
19
km/h
31
km/h
31
km/h
24
km/h
25
km/h
17
km/h
23
km/h
23
km/h
23
km/h
17
km/h
19
km/h
16
km/h
23
km/h
Wind Direction SE 20km/h
SE
WSW 19km/h
WSW
ENE 31km/h
ENE
N 31km/h
N
E 24km/h
E
N 25km/h
N
E 17km/h
E
NNW 23km/h
NNW
E 23km/h
E
NNW 23km/h
NNW
S 17km/h
S
NNW 19km/h
NNW
ESE 16km/h
ESE
NNW 23km/h
NNW
Relative Humidity 64% 50% 57% 51% 66% 58% 70% 60% 59% 53% 63% 56% 66% 58%
Dew Point 24°C 24°C 23°C 24°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 23°C 24°C 24°C 25°C 25°C 25°C

Karratha Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next Occurrence
First Light Sunrise Sunset Last Light Moon Phase moon rise moon set full moon last quarter new moon first quarter
first light
05:49 WST
sunrise
06:11 WST
sunset
18:38 WST
last light
19:01 WST
moon
rise
Wed 17:38 WST
set
Thu 05:34 WST
moon
Fri
Mar 6
moon
Sat
Mar 14
moon
Fri
Mar 20
moon
Fri
Mar 27

Karratha Ap Past 5 Days

  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Mar 4
28°C - 0.0mm
Tue
Mar 3
26.9°C 35°C 0.0mm
Mon
Mar 2
26.5°C 34.7°C 0.0mm
Sun
Mar 1
27.7°C 34.3°C 0.0mm
Sat
Feb 28
28.1°C 35.3°C 0.0mm

Karratha Ap Year To Date

average rainfall to Mar
181.1mm
13.5 day(s)
total for 2015
7.0mm
6 day(s)
total to this day 2014
61.0mm
7 day(s)
wettest day
3.2mm
Feb 6
lowest temperature
24.3°C
Jan 11
highest temperature
47.0°C
Feb 21

Karratha Ap Almanac

March minimum temperature
lowest this month
26.5°C
2nd
lowest on record
13.0°C
15th 1995
average this month
27.3°C
+1.5°C
long-term average
25.8°C
March maximum temperature
highest this month
35.0°C
3rd
highest on record
45.8°C
1st 2005
average this month
34.7°C
-1.4°C
long-term average
36.1°C
March rainfall
wettest this month
0.0mm
1st
total this month
0.0mm
0 day(s)
long-term average
50.5mm
4.0 day(s)
wettest on record
291.2mm
2004
driest on record
0.0mm
1985

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