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Karratha Forecast

Today 34°C
Tonight 25°C
mostly_sunny

Now

32.2°C steady
Updated at 13:40 WST

Pilbara for Monday Mostly sunny. Medium chance of showers in the far east, most likely this afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the east. Gusty winds in the far E during this afternoon and early evening. Winds NW/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending N/NW 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then tending NW/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 35 to 40.

Currently at Karratha Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 32.2°C steady
Dew Point 19.1°C rising
Feels Like 33.6°C
Relative Humidity 45%
Wind icon
W 27km/h rising
Wind Gusts 35km/h
Pressure 1009.8hPa falling
Fire Danger 15.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
05:25 WST
Sunset sunset
18:47 WST

Nearby Now

Legendre Island 29.7°C
Roebourne Ap 35.7°C
Barrow Island 29.2°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Karratha

48-hour forecast

3pm

Clear
34°C

6pm

Clear
30°C

9pm

Clear
29°C

12am

Clear
28°C

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National Forecast

Karratha 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Dec 11
Tue
Dec 12
Wed
Dec 13
Thu
Dec 14
Fri
Dec 15
Sat
Dec 16
Sun
Dec 17

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny
Maximum 34°C 35°C 37°C 39°C 39°C 39°C 37°C
Minimum 25°C 25°C 26°C 27°C 27°C 27°C 26°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 10%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 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 19
km/h
27
km/h
24
km/h
31
km/h
19
km/h
28
km/h
19
km/h
30
km/h
25
km/h
35
km/h
26
km/h
34
km/h
27
km/h
36
km/h
Wind Direction WSW 19km/h
WSW
WNW 27km/h
WNW
WSW 24km/h
WSW
W 31km/h
W
WSW 19km/h
WSW
WNW 28km/h
WNW
W 19km/h
W
WNW 30km/h
WNW
WSW 25km/h
WSW
WNW 35km/h
WNW
WSW 26km/h
WSW
WNW 34km/h
WNW
SW 27km/h
SW
WNW 36km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 61% 47% 51% 43% 49% 42% 44% 37% 37% 35% 40% 34% 35% 33%
Dew Point 21°C 21°C 19°C 20°C 20°C 22°C 20°C 22°C 18°C 21°C 18°C 20°C 14°C 18°C

Karratha Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:00 WST
sunrise
05:25 WST
sunset
18:47 WST
last light
19:12 WST
moon
rise
Tue 01:23 WST
set
Tue 13:45 WST
moon
Mon
Dec 18
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9

Karratha Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Dec 11
23°C - 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 10
24.3°C 33°C 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 9
26.4°C 33.3°C 0.0mm
Fri
Dec 8
26.9°C 34.1°C 0.0mm
Thu
Dec 7
27.4°C 34.9°C 0.0mm

Karratha Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
300.3mm
27.6 Day(s)
Total For 2017
442.6mm
21 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
219.6mm
24 Day(s)
Wettest Day
210.6mm
Feb 9
Lowest Temperature
8.3°C
Jul 11
Highest Temperature
43.0°C
Jan 5

Karratha Ap Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
23.0°C
11th
Lowest On Record
18.7°C
12th 2008
Average This Month
26.8°C
+1.2°C
Long-term Average
25.6°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
37.5°C
5th
Highest On Record
46.9°C
28th 1996
Average This Month
35.2°C
-0.6°C
Long-term Average
35.8°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
14.6mm
1.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
112.8mm
2013
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1978
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Weather News

Warming up in Canberra

16:35 EDT

Summer has taken a while to get going in Canberra this year but the nation's capital will get its fair share of heat during the next week.

Heatwave breaking cool start to summer in southern Australia

12:40 EDT

Summer started out on a cool note for much of southern Australia, although a countrywide heat wave will send temperatures soaring this week.

Mid-week heat for the southeast

13:45 EDT

A very hot airmass will gradually approach from the northwest over the coming days, blanketing the southeast in very hot temperatures.