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Karratha Forecast

This morning 28°C
Today 35°C
mostly_sunny

Now

30.5°C steady
Updated at 06:50 WST

Pilbara for Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower, most likely during this afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm, with gusty winds during this afternoon and evening. Winds NW/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending N/NW 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then tending W/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 39 to 44.

Currently at Karratha Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 30.5°C steady
Dew Point 21.8°C steady
Feels Like 32.8°C
Relative Humidity 59%
Wind icon
NE 11km/h rising
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure 1007.3hPa rising
Fire Danger 5.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
05:46 WST
Sunset sunset
19:00 WST

Nearby Now

Legendre Island 29.9°C
Roebourne Ap 30.3°C
Barrow Island 28.5°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Karratha

48-hour forecast

9am

Mostly clear
31°C

12pm

Mostly clear
35°C

3pm

Mostly clear
34°C

6pm

Mostly clear
32°C

Pilbara Weather Warnings

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WA - Thu 04:00 WST
Strong Wind Warning for Ningaloo Coast, Gascoyne Coast and Geraldton Coast

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Karratha 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Jan 17
Fri
Jan 18
Sat
Jan 19
Sun
Jan 20
Mon
Jan 21
Tue
Jan 22
Wed
Jan 23

Mostly sunny

Thunder-
storms clearing

Sunny

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Mostly sunny

Thunder-
storms clearing
Maximum 35°C 36°C 35°C 35°C 36°C 35°C 36°C
Minimum 28°C 27°C 27°C 27°C 27°C 27°C 27°C
Chance of Rain 30% 5% 40% 60% 40% 30% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 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 14
km/h
22
km/h
14
km/h
26
km/h
14
km/h
24
km/h
12
km/h
26
km/h
20
km/h
29
km/h
23
km/h
31
km/h
18
km/h
26
km/h
Wind Direction NE 14km/h
NE
N 22km/h
N
WNW 14km/h
WNW
NW 26km/h
NW
NW 14km/h
NW
NNW 24km/h
NNW
W 12km/h
W
NW 26km/h
NW
WSW 20km/h
WSW
WNW 29km/h
WNW
WSW 23km/h
WSW
WNW 31km/h
WNW
SSW 18km/h
SSW
NW 26km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 72% 62% 75% 62% 77% 61% 75% 58% 70% 57% 67% 54% 59% 51%
Dew Point 26°C 26°C 26°C 28°C 26°C 27°C 26°C 26°C 25°C 27°C 24°C 24°C 23°C 25°C

Karratha Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:22 WST
sunrise
05:46 WST
sunset
19:00 WST
last light
19:24 WST
moon
rise
Thu 15:03 WST
set
Fri 02:33 WST
moon
Mon
Jan 21
moon
Mon
Jan 28
moon
Tue
Feb 5
moon
Wed
Feb 13

Karratha Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Jan 16
28.9°C 39°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jan 15
27.2°C 36.2°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jan 14
29.4°C 35.1°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jan 13
29.0°C 39.7°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jan 12
25.1°C 33.8°C 0.0mm

Karratha Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
50.3mm
4.2 Day(s)
Total For 2019
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2018
18.2mm
3 Day(s)
Wettest Day
0.0mm
Jan 1
Lowest Temperature
25.1°C
Jan 12
Highest Temperature
40.4°C
Jan 11

Karratha Ap Almanac

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January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
25.1°C
12th
Lowest On Record
20.5°C
4th 2007
Average This Month
27.4°C
+0.6°C
Long-term Average
26.8°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
40.4°C
11th
Highest On Record
48.2°C
21st 2003
Average This Month
36.5°C
+0.6°C
Long-term Average
35.9°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
50.3mm
4.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
263.4mm
2006
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1979
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