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Karratha Forecast

Tonight 26°C
Tomorrow 34°C
mostly_sunny

Now

27.5°C falling
Updated at 21:20 WST

Pilbara for Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the far east, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm inland. Possible heavy falls in the southeast. Winds NW/SW 20 to 30 km/h tending N/NW in the evening.
Friday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers inland, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Possible heavy falls in the southeast, most likely in the afternoon. Winds NW 15 to 25 km/h tending NW/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then tending N/NW 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day.

Currently at Karratha Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 27.5°C falling
Dew Point 23.5°C rising
Feels Like 30.8°C
Relative Humidity 79%
Wind icon
W 38km/h falling
Wind Gusts 44km/h
Pressure 1004.0hPa rising
Fire Danger 5.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
05:47 WST
Sunset sunset
19:00 WST

Nearby Now

Roebourne Ap 27.4°C
Legendre Island 26.2°C
Barrow Island 25.2°C

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Karratha

48-hour forecast

12am

Mostly cloudy
28°C

3am

Mostly clear
27°C

6am

Mostly clear
26°C

9am

Mostly clear
30°C

Pilbara Weather Warnings

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WA - Thu 16:00 WST
Strong Wind Warning for Perth Local Waters, Ningaloo Coast, Gascoyne Coast, Geraldton Coast and Perth Coast, cancel Albany and Esperance

WA - Thu 10:42 WST
Flood Warning for the De Grey River Catchment

WA - Sun 10:12 WST
Flood Watch for the Pilbara

National Forecast

Karratha 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Jan 19
Fri
Jan 20
Sat
Jan 21
Sun
Jan 22
Mon
Jan 23
Tue
Jan 24
Wed
Jan 25

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Increasing sunshine

Mostly sunny

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm
Maximum 36°C 34°C 33°C 33°C 34°C 34°C 33°C
Minimum 26°C 26°C 25°C 25°C 24°C 26°C 26°C
Chance of Rain 10% 30% 5% 5% 5% 60% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
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 31
km/h
37
km/h
30
km/h
35
km/h
28
km/h
35
km/h
23
km/h
31
km/h
22
km/h
29
km/h
15
km/h
25
km/h
12
km/h
20
km/h
Wind Direction WSW 31km/h
WSW
W 37km/h
W
W 30km/h
W
WNW 35km/h
WNW
WNW 28km/h
WNW
WNW 35km/h
WNW
W 23km/h
W
WNW 31km/h
WNW
WSW 22km/h
WSW
NW 29km/h
NW
NW 15km/h
NW
N 25km/h
N
SSW 12km/h
SSW
NNW 20km/h
NNW
Relative Humidity 56% 45% 52% 51% 66% 58% 67% 54% 63% 53% 66% 55% 66% 57%
Dew Point 19°C 20°C 20°C 22°C 22°C 24°C 23°C 23°C 21°C 23°C 24°C 24°C 23°C 24°C

Karratha Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:24 WST
sunrise
05:48 WST
sunset
19:00 WST
last light
19:24 WST
moon
rise
Thu 23:52 WST
set
Fri 12:36 WST
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11
moon
Sun
Feb 19

Karratha Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Jan 19
23.8°C 31°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jan 18
27.2°C 32.2°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jan 17
26.9°C 33.2°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jan 16
26.1°C 33.0°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jan 15
23.3°C 31.5°C 44.8mm

Karratha Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
50.5mm
4.2 Day(s)
Total For 2017
44.8mm
1 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
0.4mm
1 Day(s)
Wettest Day
44.8mm
Jan 15
Lowest Temperature
23.3°C
Jan 15
Highest Temperature
43.0°C
Jan 5

Karratha Ap Almanac

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January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
23.3°C
15th
Lowest On Record
20.5°C
4th 2007
Average This Month
26.8°C
+0.0°C
Long-term Average
26.8°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
43.0°C
5th
Highest On Record
48.2°C
21st 2003
Average This Month
35.3°C
-0.8°C
Long-term Average
36.1°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
44.8mm
15th
Total This Month
44.8mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
50.5mm
4.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
263.4mm
2006
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1979
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