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Karratha Forecast

Tonight 16°C
Tomorrow 31°C
sunny

Now

26.4°C steady
Updated at 17:50 WST

Pilbara for Friday Sunny. Winds SW 15 to 20 km/h tending NW/SW 20 to 30 km/h in the morning. Daytime maximum temperatures 32 to 39.
Saturday Sunny. Winds S/SW 15 to 25 km/h tending NW/SW in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 13 and 18 with daytime temperatures reaching 27 to 36.

Currently at Karratha Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 26.4°C steady
Dew Point 20.7°C steady
Feels Like 27.9°C
Relative Humidity 71%
Wind icon
W 33km/h falling
Wind Gusts 39km/h
Pressure 1011.6hPa rising
Fire Danger 5.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:03 WST
Sunset sunset
18:09 WST

Nearby Now

Roebourne Ap 29.3°C
Legendre Island 24.3°C
Barrow Island 23.9°C

Next 12 hours in Karratha

48-hour forecast

9pm

Clear
26°C

12am

Clear
23°C

3am

Clear
19°C

6am

Clear
16°C

Pilbara Weather Warnings

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WA - Fri 16:03 WST
Severe Weather Warning (Damaging Winds) Goldfields, Eucla, South Coastal, South East Coastal, Great Southern and Central Wheat Belt

WA - Fri 02:49 WST
Fire Weather Warning for the West Kimberley Coast fire weather district

National Forecast

Karratha 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Sep 22
Sat
Sep 23
Sun
Sep 24
Mon
Sep 25
Tue
Sep 26
Wed
Sep 27
Thu
Sep 28

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Mostly sunny

Sunny
Maximum 34°C 31°C 29°C 28°C 28°C 28°C 30°C
Minimum 19°C 16°C 15°C 18°C 18°C 15°C 15°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 20% 20% 10% 10% 20%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Very 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 20
km/h
33
km/h
21
km/h
32
km/h
27
km/h
35
km/h
18
km/h
34
km/h
16
km/h
31
km/h
20
km/h
27
km/h
14
km/h
25
km/h
Wind Direction WSW 20km/h
WSW
W 33km/h
W
SSW 21km/h
SSW
W 32km/h
W
SW 27km/h
SW
W 35km/h
W
WSW 18km/h
WSW
WNW 34km/h
WNW
SW 16km/h
SW
WNW 31km/h
WNW
SSW 20km/h
SSW
W 27km/h
W
S 14km/h
S
NW 25km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 40% 33% 40% 30% 41% 38% 47% 48% 46% 42% 40% 31% 31% 27%
Dew Point 14°C 15°C 11°C 11°C 10°C 13°C 14°C 16°C 14°C 14°C 9°C 9°C 7°C 9°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
05:40 WST
sunrise
06:02 WST
sunset
18:09 WST
last light
18:31 WST
moon
set
Fri 20:02 WST
rise
Sat 08:04 WST
moon
Thu
Sep 28
moon
Fri
Oct 6
moon
Thu
Oct 12
moon
Fri
Oct 20

Karratha Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Sep 22
20.7°C 31°C 0.0mm
Thu
Sep 21
20.0°C 34°C 0.0mm
Wed
Sep 20
19.2°C 37.5°C 0.0mm
Tue
Sep 19
19.0°C 38.0°C 0.0mm
Mon
Sep 18
18.0°C 36.2°C 0.0mm

Karratha Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Sep
283.8mm
25.5 Day(s)
Total For 2017
442.6mm
21 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
219.2mm
22 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
September Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
15.0°C
4th
Lowest On Record
10.0°C
2nd 1993
Average This Month
17.9°C
+1.0°C
Long-term Average
16.9°C
September Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
38.0°C
19th
Highest On Record
40.7°C
30th 2006
Average This Month
32.7°C
+1.9°C
Long-term Average
30.8°C
September Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
1.3mm
0.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
20.8mm
2010
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1972
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Weather News

Drought bites hard and drought maps questioned

17:46 EST

The accuracy of the current official figure of 66 per cent of Queensland being declared as in drought is being challenged.

Severe storm warning for south-east Queensland cancelled after series of cells sweep through region

16:36 EST

Severe thunderstorm warnings for south-east Queensland have been cancelled after a series of small cells swept through the region.

NSW weather: Record-breaking 40-degree temperature expected this weekend

16:24 EST

Total fire bans have been implemented across half of the state with some parts expected to hit 40 degrees Celsius for the first time in September since records began.