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Karratha Forecast

Tonight 28°C
Tomorrow 37°C
mostly_sunny

Now

31.8°C rising
Updated at 20:20 WST

Pilbara for Tuesday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower or thunderstorm in the north and west early this evening. Winds S/SW 20 to 30 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.
Wednesday Mostly sunny. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the east in the afternoon and early evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds S/SE 15 to 25 km/h shifting N/NW 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon and evening.

Currently at Karratha Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 31.8°C rising
Dew Point 25.6°C falling
Feels Like 39.5°C
Relative Humidity 69%
Wind icon
WNW 22km/h rising
Wind Gusts 24km/h
Pressure 1009.2hPa rising
Fire Danger 5.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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

Nearby Now

Roebourne Ap 31.1°C
Legendre Island 29.1°C
Barrow Island 30.1°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Karratha

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly clear
31°C

12am

Mostly clear
30°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
29°C

6am

Mostly clear
28°C

Pilbara Weather Warnings

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WA - Tue 16:00 WST
Gale Warning for Esperance/Eucla coasts. Strong Wind for Ningaloo/Gascoyn/Leeuwin/Albany coasts

National Forecast

Karratha 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 35°C 37°C 35°C 38°C 39°C 38°C 36°C
Minimum 27°C 28°C 27°C 28°C 28°C 28°C 28°C
Chance of Rain 30% 30% 20% 5% 20% 30% 10%
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 14
km/h
26
km/h
20
km/h
16
km/h
15
km/h
21
km/h
16
km/h
15
km/h
19
km/h
25
km/h
11
km/h
20
km/h
12
km/h
20
km/h
Wind Direction SW 14km/h
SW
NW 26km/h
NW
SSE 20km/h
SSE
NNE 16km/h
NNE
ENE 15km/h
ENE
NNE 21km/h
NNE
SSE 16km/h
SSE
N 15km/h
N
ESE 19km/h
ESE
NE 25km/h
NE
ESE 11km/h
ESE
NE 20km/h
NE
ESE 12km/h
ESE
NNE 20km/h
NNE
Relative Humidity 60% 57% 47% 47% 65% 55% 49% 38% 46% 41% 58% 49% 64% 53%
Dew Point 22°C 25°C 21°C 24°C 24°C 25°C 22°C 21°C 21°C 23°C 24°C 25°C 25°C 25°C

Karratha Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:44 WST
sunrise
06:07 WST
sunset
18:46 WST
last light
19:08 WST
moon
set
Wed 15:24 WST
rise
Thu 02:50 WST
moon
Mon
Feb 27
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
Mon
Mar 13
moon
Tue
Mar 21

Karratha Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Feb 21
27.6°C 38°C 0.0mm
Mon
Feb 20
27.9°C 37.0°C 0.0mm
Sun
Feb 19
27.2°C 35.7°C 0.0mm
Sat
Feb 18
27.4°C 33.6°C 0.0mm
Fri
Feb 17
24.9°C 34.3°C 4.4mm

Karratha Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
130.6mm
9.5 Day(s)
Total For 2017
368.4mm
11 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
12.4mm
5 Day(s)
Wettest Day
210.6mm
Feb 9
Lowest Temperature
23.3°C
Jan 15
Highest Temperature
43.0°C
Jan 5

Karratha Ap Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
23.3°C
6th
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
38.0°C
21st
Highest On Record
47.7°C
18th 1998
Average This Month
34.2°C
-1.4°C
Long-term Average
35.6°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
210.6mm
9th
Total This Month
238.0mm
6 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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