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Karratha Industrial Estate Weather


Karratha Forecast

This morning 26°C
Today 33°C
mostly_sunny

Now

27.3°C steady
Updated at 05:10 WST

Pilbara for Wednesday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers inland, most likely during this afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Rain and showers heavy at times in the far east. The chance of a thunderstorm, with gusty winds in the S during this afternoon and evening. Winds NW/SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the morning then becoming NW/SW 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures 33 to 38.

Currently at Karratha Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 27.3°C steady
Dew Point 23.5°C steady
Feels Like 30.4°C
Relative Humidity 80%
Wind icon
WNW 14km/h falling
Wind Gusts 19km/h
Pressure 1005.9hPa rising
Fire Danger 2.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
05:47 WST
Sunset sunset
19:00 WST

Nearby Now

Roebourne Ap 26.7°C
Legendre Island 26.3°C
Barrow Island 25.5°C

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Karratha

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly cloudy
26°C

9am

Mostly cloudy
29°C

12pm

Mostly cloudy
32°C

3pm

Mostly cloudy
33°C

Pilbara Weather Warnings

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WA - Tue 11:10 WST
Minor Flood Warning for De Grey River Catchment

WA - Sun 10:12 WST
Flood Watch for the Pilbara

National Forecast

Karratha 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Jan 18
Thu
Jan 19
Fri
Jan 20
Sat
Jan 21
Sun
Jan 22
Mon
Jan 23
Tue
Jan 24

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 33°C 35°C 34°C 33°C 33°C 35°C 34°C
Minimum 26°C 25°C 26°C 26°C 24°C 24°C 26°C
Chance of Rain 10% 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
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 21
km/h
31
km/h
29
km/h
36
km/h
28
km/h
35
km/h
25
km/h
34
km/h
24
km/h
32
km/h
26
km/h
31
km/h
16
km/h
22
km/h
Wind Direction W 21km/h
W
WNW 31km/h
WNW
W 29km/h
W
WNW 36km/h
WNW
W 28km/h
W
WNW 35km/h
WNW
W 25km/h
W
WNW 34km/h
WNW
W 24km/h
W
WNW 32km/h
WNW
W 26km/h
W
WNW 31km/h
WNW
NW 16km/h
NW
NNW 22km/h
NNW
Relative Humidity 70% 57% 57% 47% 60% 52% 64% 57% 66% 53% 63% 51% 65% 54%
Dew Point 24°C 24°C 20°C 22°C 21°C 23°C 22°C 23°C 22°C 22°C 21°C 23°C 23°C 23°C

Karratha Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
05:22 WST
sunrise
05:47 WST
sunset
19:00 WST
last light
19:24 WST
moon
set
Wed 10:57 WST
rise
Wed 23:15 WST
moon
Fri
Jan 20
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11

Karratha Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Jan 17
26.9°C 33°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jan 16
26.1°C 33.0°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jan 15
23.3°C 31.5°C 44.8mm
Sat
Jan 14
25.7°C 35.4°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jan 13
27.7°C 33.6°C 0.0mm

Karratha Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
50.5mm
4.2 Day(s)
Total For 2017
44.8mm
1 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
0.4mm
1 Day(s)
Wettest Day
44.8mm
Jan 15
Lowest Temperature
23.3°C
Jan 15
Highest Temperature
43.0°C
Jan 5

Karratha Ap Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
23.3°C
15th
Lowest On Record
20.5°C
4th 2007
Average This Month
27.0°C
+0.2°C
Long-term Average
26.8°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
43.0°C
5th
Highest On Record
48.2°C
21st 2003
Average This Month
35.8°C
-0.3°C
Long-term Average
36.1°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
44.8mm
15th
Total This Month
44.8mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
50.5mm
4.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
263.4mm
2006
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1979
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