Fairfax Media Network

Karratha Weather


Karratha Forecast

Today 33°C
Tonight 26°C
mostly_sunny

Now

32.8°C falling
Updated at 12:30 WST

Pilbara for Friday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming NW/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon then tending NW/SW in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to high 30s.

Currently at Karratha Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 32.8°C falling
Dew Point 20.3°C falling
Feels Like 35.1°C
Relative Humidity 47%
Wind icon
WNW 27km/h rising
Wind Gusts 33km/h
Pressure 1007.0hPa falling
Fire Danger 14.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

more
Sunrise sunrise
06:07 WST
Sunset sunset
18:45 WST

Nearby Now

Roebourne Ap 37.1°C
Legendre Island 31.4°C
Barrow Island 30.4°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Karratha

48-hour forecast

3pm

Clear
33°C

6pm

Mostly clear
30°C

9pm

Mostly clear
28°C

12am

Clear
28°C

Pilbara Weather Warnings

view all
There are no warnings current.

National Forecast

Karratha 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Feb 23
Sat
Feb 24
Sun
Feb 25
Mon
Feb 26
Tue
Feb 27
Wed
Feb 28
Thu
Mar 1

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Possible thunderstorm
Maximum 33°C 34°C 34°C 34°C 35°C 35°C 36°C
Minimum 26°C 26°C 25°C 25°C 24°C 25°C 25°C
Chance of Rain 20% 5% 5% 5% 5% 40% 20%
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 18
km/h
26
km/h
16
km/h
25
km/h
14
km/h
27
km/h
21
km/h
31
km/h
21
km/h
31
km/h
14
km/h
24
km/h
10
km/h
26
km/h
Wind Direction WSW 18km/h
WSW
WNW 26km/h
WNW
WSW 16km/h
WSW
NW 25km/h
NW
WSW 14km/h
WSW
NW 27km/h
NW
WSW 21km/h
WSW
WNW 31km/h
WNW
WSW 21km/h
WSW
WNW 31km/h
WNW
W 14km/h
W
NW 24km/h
NW
W 10km/h
W
NW 26km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 67% 58% 68% 59% 69% 57% 67% 51% 58% 48% 59% 50% 62% 51%
Dew Point 23°C 24°C 24°C 25°C 23°C 24°C 22°C 23°C 20°C 22°C 21°C 23°C 23°C 24°C

Karratha Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:45 WST
sunrise
06:07 WST
sunset
18:45 WST
last light
19:08 WST
moon
set
Sat 00:05 WST
rise
Sat 13:33 WST
moon
Fri
Mar 2
moon
Fri
Mar 9
moon
Sun
Mar 18
moon
Sun
Mar 25

Karratha Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Feb 23
27°C - 0.0mm
Thu
Feb 22
27.2°C - 0.0mm
Wed
Feb 21
27.2°C 32.5°C 0.0mm
Tue
Feb 20
26.1°C 32.0°C 0.0mm
Mon
Feb 19
24.1°C 31.9°C 0.0mm

Karratha Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
130.5mm
9.5 Day(s)
Total For 2018
66.6mm
9 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
368.8mm
12 Day(s)
Wettest Day
27.6mm
Feb 17
Lowest Temperature
22.8°C
Jan 31
Highest Temperature
42.1°C
Jan 3

Karratha Ap Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
23.4°C
17th
Lowest On Record
19.4°C
13th 2013
Average This Month
26.4°C
-0.3°C
Long-term Average
26.7°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
37.5°C
15th
Highest On Record
47.7°C
18th 1998
Average This Month
34.6°C
-1.2°C
Long-term Average
35.8°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
27.6mm
17th
Total This Month
38.8mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
80.2mm
5.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
348.8mm
2011
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1992
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Queensland weather: Man rescued from floodwaters, heavy rain tipped across state

14:55 EDT

A man has been rescued from floodwater on the Sunshine Coast at Maleny as heavy rain continues to fall along much of Queensland's coastline.

Wet week in eastern Queensland

12:12 EDT

Rivers are swollen in eastern Queensland following the heaviest rain since Cyclone Debbie in some areas.

Sodden wet season in Darwin

14:39 EDT

Darwin is close to surpassing its long-term average wet season rainfall total with two months to spare.