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Karratha Forecast

Today 38°C
Tonight 23°C
mostly_sunny

Now

37.1°C falling
Updated at 11:20 WST

Pilbara for Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower in the southeast during this afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm inland during this afternoon and evening. Winds NE/SE 25 to 40 km/h tending SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 40.

Currently at Karratha Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 37.1°C falling
Dew Point 16.1°C rising
Feels Like 37.6°C
Relative Humidity 29%
Wind icon
NE 25km/h falling
Wind Gusts 30km/h
Pressure 1010.9hPa steady
Fire Danger 29.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
05:38 WST
Sunset sunset
18:18 WST

Nearby Now

Legendre Island 31.1°C
Roebourne Ap 41.4°C
Barrow Island 27.9°C

Next 12 hours in Karratha

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly clear
38°C

3pm

Clear
35°C

6pm

Clear
30°C

9pm

Clear
28°C

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National Forecast

Karratha 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Oct 21
Sun
Oct 22
Mon
Oct 23
Tue
Oct 24
Wed
Oct 25
Thu
Oct 26
Fri
Oct 27

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny
Maximum 38°C 35°C 37°C 37°C 36°C 35°C 28°C
Minimum 25°C 23°C 22°C 23°C 24°C 23°C 20°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 20% 5% 5% 5% 5%
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 20
km/h
27
km/h
8
km/h
26
km/h
15
km/h
30
km/h
13
km/h
34
km/h
14
km/h
34
km/h
22
km/h
38
km/h
23
km/h
37
km/h
Wind Direction SE 20km/h
SE
NNE 27km/h
NNE
SSW 8km/h
SSW
N 26km/h
N
SW 15km/h
SW
WNW 30km/h
WNW
SSW 13km/h
SSW
WNW 34km/h
WNW
SSW 14km/h
SSW
WNW 34km/h
WNW
WSW 22km/h
WSW
WNW 38km/h
WNW
SW 23km/h
SW
WNW 37km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 29% 44% 53% 57% 34% 38% 27% 35% 23% 33% 24% 36% 32% 39%
Dew Point 13°C 21°C 21°C 24°C 15°C 19°C 12°C 18°C 9°C 17°C 9°C 17°C 8°C 13°C

Karratha Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:15 WST
sunrise
05:38 WST
sunset
18:18 WST
last light
18:40 WST
moon
set
Sat 19:37 WST
rise
Sun 07:20 WST
moon
Sat
Oct 28
moon
Sat
Nov 4
moon
Sat
Nov 11
moon
Sat
Nov 18

Karratha Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Oct 21
28°C - 0.0mm
Fri
Oct 20
20.8°C 39°C 0.0mm
Thu
Oct 19
17.6°C 37.9°C 0.0mm
Wed
Oct 18
19.6°C 34.0°C 0.0mm
Tue
Oct 17
21.0°C 30.1°C 0.0mm

Karratha Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Oct
284.3mm
25.8 Day(s)
Total For 2017
442.6mm
21 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
219.4mm
23 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
October Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
15.3°C
1st
Lowest On Record
11.1°C
1st 2009
Average This Month
20.3°C
-0.5°C
Long-term Average
20.8°C
October Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
39.0°C
20th
Highest On Record
44.7°C
22nd 2002
Average This Month
31.6°C
-2.5°C
Long-term Average
34.1°C
October Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
0.5mm
0.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
6.0mm
2013
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1972
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Weather News

Storms closing in on Perth, scattering across WA

14:06 EDT

Thunderstorms are nearing Perth and will scatter across much of inland Western Australia this weekend, bringing useful rain but also threatening the region with damaging winds.

Sunken fishing trawler off Queensland coast to be examined by police divers

13:59 EDT

A recovery operation has begun this morning for a trawler that sank off the central Queensland coast earlier this week with seven men on board.

Another Soaking for Brisbane

09:37 EDT

After receiving October's monthly rainfall total in the past seven days Brisbane is set to see a further 10-20mm today.