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Karratha Forecast

This morning 16°C
Today 29°C
sunny

Now

21.6°C steady
Updated at 05:10 WST

Pilbara for Monday Sunny. Winds SE 25 to 40 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures 23 to 31.

Currently at Karratha Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 21.6°C steady
Dew Point 10.7°C steady
Feels Like 21.6°C
Relative Humidity 50%
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ESE 37km/h rising
Wind Gusts 41km/h
Pressure 1017.9hPa steady
Fire Danger 10.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
06:43 WST
Sunset sunset
17:55 WST

Nearby Now

Roebourne Ap 18.8°C
Legendre Island 21.8°C
Barrow Island 20.5°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Karratha

48-hour forecast

6am

Clear
17°C

9am

Clear. Windy
23°C

12pm

Clear. Windy
28°C

3pm

Clear
29°C

Pilbara Weather Warnings

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WA - Mon 04:00 WST
Strong Wind Warning for the West Kimberley Coast, Pilbara Coast East, Pilbara Coast West and Ningaloo Coast

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Karratha 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Aug 3
Tue
Aug 4
Wed
Aug 5
Thu
Aug 6
Fri
Aug 7
Sat
Aug 8
Sun
Aug 9

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny
Maximum 29°C 28°C 27°C 26°C 24°C 23°C 25°C
Minimum 16°C 17°C 16°C 15°C 18°C 17°C 16°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index High Very 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 37
km/h
29
km/h
37
km/h
28
km/h
35
km/h
30
km/h
27
km/h
26
km/h
18
km/h
21
km/h
8
km/h
16
km/h
17
km/h
13
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 37km/h
ESE
ENE 29km/h
ENE
ESE 37km/h
ESE
ENE 28km/h
ENE
ESE 35km/h
ESE
ENE 30km/h
ENE
ESE 27km/h
ESE
ENE 26km/h
ENE
ESE 18km/h
ESE
ENE 21km/h
ENE
ESE 8km/h
ESE
NNE 16km/h
NNE
SSE 17km/h
SSE
N 13km/h
N
Relative Humidity 41% 34% 30% 29% 24% 28% 24% 28% 29% 35% 44% 44% 47% 41%
Dew Point 9°C 12°C 4°C 9°C 1°C 7°C 0°C 6°C 4°C 8°C 9°C 10°C 10°C 11°C

Karratha Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:20 WST
sunrise
06:43 WST
sunset
17:55 WST
last light
18:19 WST
moon
set
Mon 08:39 WST
rise
Mon 20:58 WST
moon
Fri
Aug 7
moon
Sat
Aug 15
moon
Sun
Aug 23
moon
Sun
Aug 30

Karratha Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Aug 2
13.8°C 30°C 0.0mm
Sat
Aug 1
17.2°C 30.3°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jul 31
15.3°C 32.3°C 0.0mm
Thu
Jul 30
16.5°C 28.9°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jul 29
15.9°C 30.6°C 0.0mm

Karratha Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
281.2mm
25.1 Day(s)
Total For 2015
184.8mm
28 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2014
221.0mm
18 Day(s)
Wettest Day
29.0mm
May 28
Lowest Temperature
9.6°C
Jun 30
Highest Temperature
47.0°C
Feb 21

Karratha Ap Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
13.8°C
2nd
Lowest On Record
8.0°C
12th 1995
Average This Month
15.5°C
+1.3°C
Long-term Average
14.2°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
30.3°C
1st
Highest On Record
35.4°C
27th 1998
Average This Month
30.2°C
+1.9°C
Long-term Average
28.3°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
4.6mm
1.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
34.4mm
1974
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1975
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