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Karratha Forecast

This morning 27°C
Today 39°C
sunny

Now

29.9°C steady
Updated at 23:50 WST

Pilbara for Sunday Clear. Winds NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h tending SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.
Monday Very hot and sunny. Winds SE/SW 15 to 25 km/h tending E/SE 25 to 35 km/h early in the morning then becoming light in the late evening.

Currently at Karratha Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 29.9°C steady
Dew Point 25.0°C rising
Feels Like 36.0°C
Relative Humidity 75%
Wind icon
W 18km/h falling
Wind Gusts 20km/h
Pressure 1010.0hPa falling
Fire Danger 4.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
06:00 WST
Sunset sunset
18:54 WST

Nearby Now

Legendre Island 27.2°C
Roebourne Ap 29.2°C
Barrow Island 27.5°C

Fire Danger Rating

SEVERE

Next 12 hours in Karratha

48-hour forecast

3am

Clear
28°C

6am

Clear
27°C

9am

Clear
33°C

12pm

Clear
38°C

Pilbara Weather Warnings

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WA - Sun 16:05 WST
Fire Weather Warning for the Gascoyne, W Pilbara Coast, E Pilbara Inland, Ashburton Inland, N Interior, Coastal C W-N & Inland C W-N

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Karratha 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Feb 8
Tue
Feb 9
Wed
Feb 10
Thu
Feb 11
Fri
Feb 12
Sat
Feb 13
Sun
Feb 14

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 39°C 39°C 40°C 40°C 39°C 37°C 36°C
Minimum 27°C 28°C 27°C 28°C 27°C 27°C 27°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 5% 10% 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 15
km/h
19
km/h
16
km/h
21
km/h
17
km/h
22
km/h
20
km/h
21
km/h
17
km/h
23
km/h
17
km/h
25
km/h
18
km/h
27
km/h
Wind Direction S 15km/h
S
NNW 19km/h
NNW
SE 16km/h
SE
NNE 21km/h
NNE
SSE 17km/h
SSE
NNE 22km/h
NNE
SSE 20km/h
SSE
NNW 21km/h
NNW
S 17km/h
S
NW 23km/h
NW
SW 17km/h
SW
WNW 25km/h
WNW
SW 18km/h
SW
NW 27km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 50% 34% 41% 34% 46% 33% 44% 34% 47% 41% 61% 45% 62% 48%
Dew Point 22°C 21°C 20°C 20°C 22°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 22°C 23°C 25°C 23°C 24°C 23°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
05:37 WST
sunrise
06:00 WST
sunset
18:54 WST
last light
19:17 WST
moon
rise
Mon 05:23 WST
set
Mon 18:33 WST
moon
Tue
Feb 9
moon
Mon
Feb 15
moon
Tue
Feb 23
moon
Wed
Mar 2

Karratha Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Feb 7
26.4°C 40°C 0.0mm
Sat
Feb 6
27.6°C 35.8°C 0.0mm
Fri
Feb 5
27.6°C 39.2°C 0.0mm
Thu
Feb 4
25.9°C 36.9°C 0.0mm
Wed
Feb 3
25.9°C 34.4°C 0.0mm

Karratha Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
130.6mm
9.5 Day(s)
Total For 2016
12.2mm
4 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
5.2mm
3 Day(s)
Wettest Day
7.4mm
Jan 30
Lowest Temperature
22.9°C
Jan 20
Highest Temperature
40.8°C
Jan 13

Karratha Ap Almanac

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February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
24.7°C
2nd
Lowest On Record
19.4°C
13th 2013
Average This Month
26.2°C
-0.5°C
Long-term Average
26.7°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
40.0°C
7th
Highest On Record
47.7°C
18th 1998
Average This Month
35.9°C
+0.3°C
Long-term Average
35.6°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
80.1mm
5.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
348.8mm
2011
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1992
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