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22.15°S 118.47°E 400m AMSL

Wittenoom Forecast

Tonight 15°C
Tomorrow 28°C
sunny

Now

18.1°C falling
Updated at 22:30 WST

Pilbara for Friday Clear. Winds NW/SW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late evening.
Saturday Sunny. Light winds becoming SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening.

Currently at Barimunya

24-hour graph
Temperature 18.1°C falling
Dew Point 4.7°C rising
Feels Like 18.1°C
Relative Humidity 41%
Wind icon
WNW 7km/h steady
Wind Gusts 15km/h
Pressure 1018.4hPa falling
Fire Danger 6.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:41 WST
Sunset sunset
17:46 WST

Nearby Now

Paraburdoo Ap 17.1°C
Marble Bar 16.9°C
Port Hedland Ap 17.1°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Paraburdoo

48-hour forecast

12am

Clear
18°C

3am

Clear
15°C

6am

Mostly clear
14°C

9am

Mostly clear
17°C

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Western Australia Weather Update

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Wittenoom 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Jul 31
Sat
Aug 1
Sun
Aug 2
Mon
Aug 3
Tue
Aug 4
Wed
Aug 5
Thu
Aug 6

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 29°C 28°C 27°C 25°C 26°C 26°C 24°C
Minimum 14°C 15°C 15°C 14°C 13°C 14°C 14°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index High High High 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 5
km/h
16
km/h
15
km/h
10
km/h
25
km/h
19
km/h
31
km/h
25
km/h
27
km/h
20
km/h
23
km/h
18
km/h
17
km/h
15
km/h
Wind Direction E 5km/h
E
N 16km/h
N
SSW 15km/h
SSW
WSW 10km/h
WSW
ESE 25km/h
ESE
ESE 19km/h
ESE
ESE 31km/h
ESE
E 25km/h
E
ESE 27km/h
ESE
ENE 20km/h
ENE
E 23km/h
E
E 18km/h
E
E 17km/h
E
ENE 15km/h
ENE
Relative Humidity 32% 17% 58% 27% 48% 29% 46% 25% 32% 20% 28% 18% 30% 17%
Dew Point 3°C 2°C 11°C 7°C 7°C 7°C 4°C 4°C 0°C 2°C -2°C 0°C -2°C -2°C

Wittenoom Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:17 WST
sunrise
06:40 WST
sunset
17:46 WST
last light
18:10 WST
moon
set
Sat 06:56 WST
rise
Sat 18:46 WST
moon
Fri
Aug 7
moon
Sat
Aug 15
moon
Sun
Aug 23
moon
Sun
Aug 30

Wittenoom Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Jul 31
13.4°C - 0.0mm
Thu
Jul 30
14.3°C - 0.0mm
Wed
Jul 29
14.0°C - 0.0mm
Tue
Jul 28
16.1°C - 0.0mm
Mon
Jul 27
12.7°C - 0.0mm

Wittenoom Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
401.3mm
37.2 Day(s)
Total For 2015
453.4mm
46 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2014
310.4mm
26 Day(s)
Wettest Day
52.8mm
Mar 7
Lowest Temperature
7.1°C
Jun 24
Highest Temperature
45.7°C
Feb 19

Wittenoom Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
Lowest On Record
3.4°C
29th 1968
Average This Month
 
Long-term Average
13.2°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
Highest On Record
34.5°C
29th 2007
Average This Month
 
Long-term Average
26.9°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
Total This Month
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
7.4mm
1.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
72.7mm
1978
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1950
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