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22.15°S 118.47°E 400m AMSL

Wittenoom Forecast

This morning 27°C
Today 38°C
mostly_sunny

Now

23.8°C falling
Updated at 02:00 WST

Pilbara for Friday Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the southwest, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending SE/SW in the evening.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the afternoon and early evening. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h tending E/NE in the morning then becoming light in the evening.

Currently at Solomon Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 23.8°C falling
Dew Point 21.1°C rising
Feels Like 23.8°C
Relative Humidity 85%
Wind icon
SSW 5km/h rising
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure 1013.5hPa rising
Fire Danger 1.7
Rain since 9am/last hr - / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
05:16 WST
Sunset sunset
18:44 WST

Nearby Now

Paraburdoo Ap 24.4°C
Marble Bar 30.5°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Paraburdoo

48-hour forecast

3am

Slight chance shower
26°C

6am

Mostly clear
26°C

9am

Mostly clear
32°C

12pm

Mostly clear
36°C

Pilbara Weather Warnings

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WA - Fri 15:06 WST
Fire Weather Warning for Gascoyne Coast, Inland Central W - S, Lower W Inland, Nelson, Upper Great S, Beaufort, Mortlock & Avon

National Forecast

Wittenoom 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Dec 10
Sun
Dec 11
Mon
Dec 12
Tue
Dec 13
Wed
Dec 14
Thu
Dec 15
Fri
Dec 16

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny
Maximum 38°C 38°C 38°C 39°C 39°C 40°C 41°C
Minimum 27°C 27°C 27°C 26°C 27°C 27°C 28°C
Chance of Rain 40% 60% 30% 40% 30% 30% 30%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 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
14
km/h
10
km/h
14
km/h
9
km/h
10
km/h
17
km/h
11
km/h
24
km/h
11
km/h
14
km/h
11
km/h
11
km/h
11
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 14km/h
ESE
E 14km/h
E
ENE 10km/h
ENE
NE 14km/h
NE
WNW 9km/h
WNW
W 10km/h
W
SSE 17km/h
SSE
SSW 11km/h
SSW
ESE 24km/h
ESE
ENE 11km/h
ENE
SE 14km/h
SE
N 11km/h
N
S 11km/h
S
WNW 11km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 37% 26% 40% 28% 44% 31% 32% 24% 26% 19% 27% 21% 29% 19%
Dew Point 17°C 16°C 18°C 17°C 19°C 18°C 14°C 15°C 10°C 12°C 12°C 14°C 14°C 13°C

Wittenoom Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
04:51 WST
sunrise
05:16 WST
sunset
18:44 WST
last light
19:09 WST
moon
rise
Sat 14:45 WST
set
Sun 02:44 WST
moon
Wed
Dec 14
moon
Wed
Dec 21
moon
Thu
Dec 29
moon
Fri
Jan 6

Wittenoom Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Dec 9
23.9°C 36°C 0.6mm
Thu
Dec 8
25.8°C 38.8°C 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 7
24.8°C 35.7°C 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 6
21.3°C 39.7°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 5
23.6°C 39.4°C 0.0mm

Wittenoom Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
470.1mm
45.6 Day(s)
Total For 2016
274.6mm
46 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
481.6mm
54 Day(s)
Wettest Day
34.4mm
Jun 5
Lowest Temperature
7.6°C
Jul 17
Highest Temperature
45.3°C
Jan 5

Wittenoom Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
21.3°C
6th
Lowest On Record
16.8°C
3rd 1966
Average This Month
24.2°C
-1.3°C
Long-term Average
25.5°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
43.0°C
1st
Highest On Record
46.2°C
31st 1972
Average This Month
39.4°C
-0.3°C
Long-term Average
39.7°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.6mm
9th
Total This Month
1.0mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
53.1mm
4.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
509.5mm
1975
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1950
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