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Karratha Forecast

This morning 13°C
Today 27°C
sunny

Now

15.9°C falling
Updated at 00:50 WST

Pilbara for Saturday Clear. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.
Sunday Sunny. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the early afternoon.

Currently at Karratha Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 15.9°C falling
Dew Point 8.2°C falling
Feels Like 15.9°C
Relative Humidity 60%
Wind icon
SW 5km/h steady
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure 1018.2hPa steady
Fire Danger 3.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
06:50 WST
Sunset sunset
17:45 WST

Nearby Now

Roebourne Ap 12.1°C
Legendre Island 19.1°C
Barrow Island 17.9°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Karratha

48-hour forecast

3am

Clear
14°C

6am

Clear
13°C

9am

Clear
22°C

12pm

Clear
26°C

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Karratha 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Jul 5
Mon
Jul 6
Tue
Jul 7
Wed
Jul 8
Thu
Jul 9
Fri
Jul 10
Sat
Jul 11

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 27°C 27°C 27°C 28°C 27°C 25°C 24°C
Minimum 13°C 12°C 11°C 12°C 13°C 10°C 12°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 60% 50%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index High High High High High
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
12
km/h
19
km/h
11
km/h
16
km/h
7
km/h
11
km/h
21
km/h
23
km/h
27
km/h
26
km/h
30
km/h
30
km/h
Wind Direction E 15km/h
E
ENE 19km/h
ENE
ESE 12km/h
ESE
ENE 19km/h
ENE
ESE 11km/h
ESE
NE 16km/h
NE
SE 7km/h
SE
NE 11km/h
NE
ESE 21km/h
ESE
E 23km/h
E
ESE 27km/h
ESE
ENE 26km/h
ENE
ESE 30km/h
ESE
ENE 30km/h
ENE
Relative Humidity 31% 27% 32% 28% 34% 26% 35% 28% 36% 26% 38% 26% 31% 26%
Dew Point 4°C 6°C 4°C 7°C 4°C 6°C 6°C 8°C 6°C 6°C 4°C 5°C 2°C 4°C

Karratha Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:26 WST
sunrise
06:50 WST
sunset
17:45 WST
last light
18:09 WST
moon
set
Sun 09:11 WST
rise
Sun 21:08 WST
moon
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Jul 9
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Jul 31

Karratha Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Jul 4
12.4°C 28°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jul 3
14.1°C 28.2°C 0.0mm
Thu
Jul 2
13.1°C 28.8°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jul 1
10.1°C 27.1°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jun 30
9.6°C 26.7°C 0.0mm

Karratha Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jul
276.6mm
23.9 Day(s)
Total For 2015
177.2mm
26 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2014
211.6mm
14 Day(s)
Wettest Day
29.0mm
May 28
Lowest Temperature
9.6°C
Jun 30
Highest Temperature
47.0°C
Feb 21

Karratha Ap Almanac

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July Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
10.1°C
1st
Lowest On Record
6.9°C
19th 2006
Average This Month
12.4°C
-1.2°C
Long-term Average
13.6°C
July Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
28.8°C
2nd
Highest On Record
32.7°C
17th 2000
Average This Month
28.0°C
+1.8°C
Long-term Average
26.2°C
July Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
13.9mm
2.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
76.2mm
1980
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1973
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