Fairfax Media Network

Mulga Downs Weather


22.15°S 118.47°E 400m AMSL

Wittenoom Forecast

This morning 24°C
Today 41°C
sunny

Now

20.1°C falling
Updated at 05:50 WST

Pilbara for Friday Mostly sunny. Winds E/SE 25 to 40 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures 39 to 44.

Currently at Solomon Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 20.1°C falling
Dew Point 5.0°C rising
Feels Like 20.1°C
Relative Humidity 37%
Wind icon
S 5km/h steady
Wind Gusts 6km/h
Pressure 1018.1hPa rising
Fire Danger 7.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

more
Sunrise sunrise
05:31 WST
Sunset sunset
18:12 WST

Nearby Now

Paraburdoo Ap 21.4°C
Marble Bar 27.0°C

Next 12 hours in Paraburdoo

48-hour forecast

9am

Clear
33°C

12pm

Clear
39°C

3pm

Mostly clear
42°C

6pm

Mostly cloudy
39°C

Pilbara Weather Warnings

view all
WA - Fri 04:00 WST
Strong Wind Warning for West Kimberley Coast, Pilbara Coast East, Lancelin Coast and Esperance Coast

National Forecast

Wittenoom 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Oct 20
Sat
Oct 21
Sun
Oct 22
Mon
Oct 23
Tue
Oct 24
Wed
Oct 25
Thu
Oct 26

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny
Maximum 41°C 41°C 39°C 39°C 40°C 40°C 39°C
Minimum 24°C 29°C 27°C 27°C 27°C 26°C 23°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 5%
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 32
km/h
18
km/h
28
km/h
23
km/h
10
km/h
10
km/h
14
km/h
9
km/h
16
km/h
16
km/h
16
km/h
19
km/h
14
km/h
22
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 32km/h
ESE
E 18km/h
E
ESE 28km/h
ESE
NE 23km/h
NE
SE 10km/h
SE
NNE 10km/h
NNE
SSE 14km/h
SSE
WNW 9km/h
WNW
SSW 16km/h
SSW
WNW 16km/h
WNW
SSW 16km/h
SSW
W 19km/h
W
SSW 14km/h
SSW
WNW 22km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 22% 12% 22% 14% 26% 19% 23% 17% 17% 12% 14% 11% 14% 10%
Dew Point 8°C 7°C 11°C 9°C 13°C 12°C 10°C 10°C 6°C 6°C 2°C 4°C 1°C 2°C

Wittenoom Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:08 WST
sunrise
05:31 WST
sunset
18:12 WST
last light
18:35 WST
moon
set
Fri 18:40 WST
rise
Sat 06:32 WST
moon
Sat
Oct 28
moon
Sat
Nov 4
moon
Sat
Nov 11
moon
Sat
Nov 18

Wittenoom Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Oct 19
25°C 37°C 0.0mm
Wed
Oct 18
21.8°C 37°C 0.0mm
Tue
Oct 17
22.7°C 37.1°C 0.0mm
Mon
Oct 16
19.3°C 39.3°C 0.0mm
Sun
Oct 15
21.4°C 39.5°C 0.0mm

Wittenoom Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Oct
407.8mm
39.2 Day(s)
Total For 2017
401.4mm
36 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
262.4mm
39 Day(s)
Wettest Day
38.2mm
Feb 3
Lowest Temperature
5.0°C
Jul 10
Highest Temperature
43.0°C
Jan 5

Wittenoom Almanac

full climatology
October Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
15.5°C
6th
Lowest On Record
6.7°C
4th 1966
Average This Month
19.9°C
-1.0°C
Long-term Average
20.9°C
October Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
39.5°C
15th
Highest On Record
44.0°C
22nd 2002
Average This Month
35.9°C
+0.4°C
Long-term Average
35.5°C
October Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
4.0mm
1.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
40.6mm
1996
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1950
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Emotional reunion with wife for survivor of trawler capsize in central Queensland

17:50 EDT

The man who is thought to be the sole survivor of a trawler capsize off the central Queensland coast has had an emotional reunion with his wife in Gladstone.

Roads remain cut, homes evacuated as floodwaters rise in southern Queensland

16:30 EDT

Torrential rain has severely damaged local roads and wiped out crops in Queensland's North Burnett region, as community leaders call for immediate action by the State Government.

Early-season deluge continues in Queensland

14:41 EDT

Unusually heavy October rainfall continues to soak eastern Queensland as records tumble along the state's North Tropical Coast.