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Karratha Industrial Estate Weather


Karratha Forecast

Tonight 21°C
Tomorrow 32°C
sunny

Now

26.5°C rising
Updated at 19:30 WST

Pilbara for Saturday Mostly clear. Light winds.
Sunday Sunny. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the middle of the day.

Currently at Karratha Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 26.5°C rising
Dew Point 15.8°C rising
Feels Like 27.0°C
Relative Humidity 51%
Wind icon
N 7km/h falling
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure 1014.8hPa steady
Fire Danger 6.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:29 WST
Sunset sunset
17:52 WST

Nearby Now

Roebourne Ap 24.8°C
Barrow Island 24.8°C
Port Hedland Ap 24.1°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Karratha

48-hour forecast

9pm

Clear
26°C

12am

Clear
24°C

3am

Clear
22°C

6am

Clear
21°C

Pilbara Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Karratha 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Apr 29
Sun
Apr 30
Mon
May 1
Tue
May 2
Wed
May 3
Thu
May 4
Fri
May 5

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny
Maximum 32°C 32°C 32°C 32°C 32°C 32°C 32°C
Minimum 23°C 21°C 20°C 21°C 21°C 20°C 19°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Very High Very High Very High Very High 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 22
km/h
23
km/h
17
km/h
18
km/h
21
km/h
21
km/h
27
km/h
25
km/h
32
km/h
26
km/h
23
km/h
22
km/h
17
km/h
20
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 22km/h
ESE
ENE 23km/h
ENE
ESE 17km/h
ESE
ENE 18km/h
ENE
ESE 21km/h
ESE
ENE 21km/h
ENE
SE 27km/h
SE
E 25km/h
E
ESE 32km/h
ESE
ENE 26km/h
ENE
ESE 23km/h
ESE
ENE 22km/h
ENE
SE 17km/h
SE
ENE 20km/h
ENE
Relative Humidity 35% 36% 33% 30% 30% 27% 29% 27% 31% 30% 33% 32% 34% 33%
Dew Point 13°C 14°C 11°C 12°C 9°C 11°C 8°C 11°C 9°C 12°C 10°C 13°C 10°C 14°C

Karratha Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:06 WST
sunrise
06:29 WST
sunset
17:51 WST
last light
18:14 WST
moon
set
Sat 20:39 WST
rise
Sun 10:11 WST
moon
Wed
May 3
moon
Thu
May 11
moon
Fri
May 19
moon
Fri
May 26

Karratha Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Apr 29
20.0°C 31°C 0.0mm
Fri
Apr 28
20.4°C 31.9°C 0.0mm
Thu
Apr 27
21.7°C 32.3°C 0.0mm
Wed
Apr 26
24.1°C 31.7°C 0.0mm
Tue
Apr 25
24.9°C 28.6°C 0.0mm

Karratha Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
198.8mm
15.3 Day(s)
Total For 2017
442.2mm
20 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
14.6mm
7 Day(s)
Wettest Day
210.6mm
Feb 9
Lowest Temperature
18.3°C
Apr 14
Highest Temperature
43.0°C
Jan 5

Karratha Ap Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
18.3°C
14th
Lowest On Record
14.7°C
29th 2006
Average This Month
22.5°C
-0.1°C
Long-term Average
22.6°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
36.6°C
9th
Highest On Record
41.3°C
5th 2005
Average This Month
33.5°C
-0.8°C
Long-term Average
34.3°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
35.0mm
18th
Total This Month
35.0mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
17.7mm
1.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
120.7mm
1992
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1973
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