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Karratha Forecast

Today 31°C
Tonight 18°C
mostly_sunny

Now

27.1°C falling
Updated at 11:10 WST

Pilbara for Tuesday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the east, most likely during this afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds SE 15 to 25 km/h tending NE/SE in the morning then tending NW/NE 25 to 35 km/h in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 28 to 34.

Currently at Karratha Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 27.1°C falling
Dew Point 14.1°C falling
Feels Like 27.2°C
Relative Humidity 44%
Wind icon
NE 29km/h rising
Wind Gusts 39km/h
Pressure 1011.1hPa falling
Fire Danger 13.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
05:58 WST
Sunset sunset
18:10 WST

Nearby Now

Roebourne Ap 29.6°C
Legendre Island 26.6°C
Barrow Island 24.4°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Karratha

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly clear
30°C

3pm

Mostly clear
30°C

6pm

Mostly clear
26°C

9pm

Mostly clear
24°C

Pilbara Weather Warnings

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WA - Tue 10:07 WST
Gale Warning for Perth Metro to Albany Coast. Strong Wind elsewhere excl. North/West Kimberley/Gascoyne/E Pilbara coasts

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Karratha 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Sep 27
Wed
Sep 28
Thu
Sep 29
Fri
Sep 30
Sat
Oct 1
Sun
Oct 2
Mon
Oct 3

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny
Maximum 31°C 32°C 31°C 29°C 28°C 30°C 31°C
Minimum 16°C 18°C 17°C 17°C 16°C 15°C 15°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 70% 60% 5% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm < 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 19
km/h
24
km/h
26
km/h
19
km/h
38
km/h
32
km/h
13
km/h
21
km/h
15
km/h
27
km/h
24
km/h
23
km/h
25
km/h
20
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 19km/h
ESE
N 24km/h
N
SSE 26km/h
SSE
NNE 19km/h
NNE
ESE 38km/h
ESE
ENE 32km/h
ENE
SE 13km/h
SE
N 21km/h
N
WSW 15km/h
WSW
WNW 27km/h
WNW
SSW 24km/h
SSW
WNW 23km/h
WNW
SE 25km/h
SE
NNW 20km/h
NNW
Relative Humidity 37% 45% 30% 31% 23% 27% 50% 45% 56% 48% 44% 34% 29% 28%
Dew Point 11°C 17°C 8°C 12°C 3°C 10°C 15°C 15°C 15°C 16°C 10°C 13°C 6°C 10°C

Karratha Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:35 WST
sunrise
05:58 WST
sunset
18:10 WST
last light
18:32 WST
moon
set
Tue 15:04 WST
rise
Wed 04:05 WST
moon
Sat
Oct 1
moon
Sun
Oct 9
moon
Sun
Oct 16
moon
Sun
Oct 23

Karratha Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Sep 27
16°C - 0.0mm
Mon
Sep 26
18.3°C 33°C 0.0mm
Sun
Sep 25
15.6°C 29.7°C 0.0mm
Sat
Sep 24
17.1°C 29.7°C 0.0mm
Fri
Sep 23
19.2°C 31.5°C 0.0mm

Karratha Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Sep
282.6mm
25.6 Day(s)
Total For 2016
219.2mm
22 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
184.8mm
28 Day(s)
Wettest Day
71.4mm
Jun 7
Lowest Temperature
9.5°C
Aug 23
Highest Temperature
46.1°C
Feb 11

Karratha Ap Almanac

full climatology
September Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
13.1°C
2nd
Lowest On Record
10.0°C
2nd 1993
Average This Month
16.5°C
-0.4°C
Long-term Average
16.9°C
September Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
33.0°C
26th
Highest On Record
40.7°C
30th 2006
Average This Month
30.1°C
-0.6°C
Long-term Average
30.7°C
September Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
1.4mm
0.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
20.8mm
2010
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1972
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