Karratha Weather


Karratha Forecast

Today 35°C
Tonight 28°C
mostly_sunny

Now

32.1°C rising
Updated at 10:30 WST

Pilbara for Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower or thunderstorm, with gusty winds inland during this afternoon and early evening. Winds NW/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending N/NW 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then tending NW/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 40.

Currently at Karratha Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 32.1°C rising
Dew Point 24.4°C rising
Feels Like 35.3°C
Relative Humidity 64%
Wind icon
NE 14km/h steady
Wind Gusts 19km/h
Pressure 1012.0hPa falling
Fire Danger 5.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:07 WST
Sunset sunset
18:47 WST

Nearby Now

Roebourne Ap 33.5°C
Legendre Island 29.3°C
Barrow Island 31.3°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Karratha

48-hour forecast

12pm

Clear
34°C

3pm

Clear
35°C

6pm

Clear
33°C

9pm

Clear
31°C

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Karratha 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 35°C 37°C 40°C 39°C 39°C 38°C 36°C
Minimum 28°C 28°C 29°C 30°C 29°C 29°C 28°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 10% 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 12
km/h
22
km/h
13
km/h
24
km/h
15
km/h
24
km/h
16
km/h
21
km/h
15
km/h
23
km/h
18
km/h
24
km/h
16
km/h
26
km/h
Wind Direction NE 12km/h
NE
N 22km/h
N
WNW 13km/h
WNW
NW 24km/h
NW
SW 15km/h
SW
NW 24km/h
NW
SE 16km/h
SE
NNE 21km/h
NNE
SSE 15km/h
SSE
N 23km/h
N
ESE 18km/h
ESE
N 24km/h
N
NNE 16km/h
NNE
NNW 26km/h
NNW
Relative Humidity 70% 57% 66% 51% 45% 40% 48% 43% 50% 44% 44% 44% 64% 56%
Dew Point 25°C 25°C 25°C 26°C 21°C 24°C 22°C 24°C 22°C 24°C 20°C 23°C 25°C 26°C

Karratha Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
05:44 WST
sunrise
06:07 WST
sunset
18:47 WST
last light
19:09 WST
moon
rise
Thu 20:19 WST
set
Fri 08:34 WST
moon
Tue
Feb 26
moon
Thu
Mar 7
moon
Thu
Mar 14
moon
Thu
Mar 21

Karratha Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Feb 21
28°C - 0.0mm
Wed
Feb 20
27.7°C 34°C 0.0mm
Tue
Feb 19
28.3°C 36.3°C 0.0mm
Mon
Feb 18
29.9°C 38.7°C 0.0mm
Sun
Feb 17
31.0°C 38.6°C 0.0mm

Karratha Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
130.5mm
9.5 Day(s)
Total For 2019
2.8mm
1 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2018
66.6mm
9 Day(s)
Wettest Day
2.8mm
Jan 27
Lowest Temperature
25.1°C
Jan 12
Highest Temperature
45.5°C
Feb 16

Karratha Ap Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
26.1°C
8th
Lowest On Record
19.4°C
13th 2013
Average This Month
28.3°C
+1.6°C
Long-term Average
26.7°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
45.5°C
16th
Highest On Record
47.7°C
18th 1998
Average This Month
37.0°C
+1.2°C
Long-term Average
35.8°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
80.2mm
5.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
348.8mm
2011
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1992
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