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Karratha Forecast

This morning 27°C
Today 31°C
possible_shower

Now

27.2°C falling
Updated at 05:50 WST

Pilbara for Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers in the south, slight chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm inland. Winds N/NW 15 to 25 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures 31 to 39.

Currently at Karratha Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 27.2°C falling
Dew Point 24.5°C rising
Feels Like 30.7°C
Relative Humidity 85%
Wind icon
WNW 25km/h steady
Wind Gusts 30km/h
Pressure 1002.7hPa steady
Fire Danger 3.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:07 WST
Sunset sunset
18:47 WST

Nearby Now

Roebourne Ap 27.0°C
Legendre Island 26.4°C
Barrow Island 25.5°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Karratha

48-hour forecast

9am

Mostly cloudy
29°C

12pm

Mostly clear
31°C

3pm

Mostly clear
31°C

6pm

Mostly clear
29°C

Pilbara Weather Warnings

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WA - Tue 10:48 WST
Flood Warning for the Sandy Desert

National Forecast

Karratha 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Feb 21
Thu
Feb 22
Fri
Feb 23
Sat
Feb 24
Sun
Feb 25
Mon
Feb 26
Tue
Feb 27

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 31°C 30°C 30°C 31°C 32°C 34°C 33°C
Minimum 27°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 26°C
Chance of Rain 70% 60% 40% 30% 5% 5% 20%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm < 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 24
km/h
27
km/h
16
km/h
26
km/h
16
km/h
25
km/h
16
km/h
24
km/h
19
km/h
28
km/h
23
km/h
30
km/h
20
km/h
24
km/h
Wind Direction WNW 24km/h
WNW
NW 27km/h
NW
W 16km/h
W
WNW 26km/h
WNW
WSW 16km/h
WSW
WNW 25km/h
WNW
WSW 16km/h
WSW
NW 24km/h
NW
WSW 19km/h
WSW
NW 28km/h
NW
WSW 23km/h
WSW
WNW 30km/h
WNW
W 20km/h
W
NW 24km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 71% 62% 75% 63% 71% 61% 70% 57% 67% 55% 61% 50% 59% 50%
Dew Point 23°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 22°C 23°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 21°C 22°C 21°C 21°C

Karratha Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:44 WST
sunrise
06:07 WST
sunset
18:47 WST
last light
19:09 WST
moon
rise
Wed 10:36 WST
set
Wed 22:31 WST
moon
Fri
Feb 23
moon
Fri
Mar 2
moon
Fri
Mar 9
moon
Sun
Mar 18

Karratha Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Feb 20
26°C 32°C 0.0mm
Mon
Feb 19
24.1°C 32°C 0.0mm
Sun
Feb 18
26.3°C 36.1°C 1.8mm
Sat
Feb 17
23.4°C 35.5°C 27.6mm
Fri
Feb 16
23.6°C 36.9°C 7.4mm

Karratha Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
130.5mm
9.5 Day(s)
Total For 2018
66.6mm
9 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
368.4mm
11 Day(s)
Wettest Day
27.6mm
Feb 17
Lowest Temperature
22.8°C
Jan 31
Highest Temperature
42.1°C
Jan 3

Karratha Ap Almanac

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February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
23.4°C
17th
Lowest On Record
19.4°C
13th 2013
Average This Month
26.3°C
-0.4°C
Long-term Average
26.7°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
37.5°C
15th
Highest On Record
47.7°C
18th 1998
Average This Month
34.7°C
-1.1°C
Long-term Average
35.8°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
27.6mm
17th
Total This Month
38.8mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
80.2mm
5.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
348.8mm
2011
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1992
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