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Karratha Forecast

Tonight 23°C
Tomorrow 38°C
sunny

Now

26.1°C falling
Updated at 23:40 WST

Pilbara for Wednesday Mostly sunny morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the northeast in the afternoon and early evening. Winds NW/SW 20 to 30 km/h tending SE/SW in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to 20 to 26 with daytime temperatures reaching 37 to 43.
Thursday Mostly sunny. Slight chance of a shower in the northeast, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm inland in the afternoon. Winds S/SE 25 to 35 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 19 and 26 with daytime temperatures reaching 38 to 43.

Currently at Karratha Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 26.1°C falling
Dew Point 24.7°C falling
Feels Like 29.1°C
Relative Humidity 92%
Wind icon
WNW 16km/h falling
Wind Gusts 20km/h
Pressure 1008.4hPa steady
Fire Danger 1.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
05:24 WST
Sunset sunset
18:33 WST

Nearby Now

Legendre Island 24.8°C
Roebourne Ap 26.1°C
Barrow Island 24.2°C

Fire Danger Rating

EXTREME

Next 12 hours in Beacon 10 East

48-hour forecast

12am

Mostly clear
25°C

3am

Mostly clear
26°C

6am

Mostly clear
26°C

9am

Mostly clear
29°C

Pilbara Weather Warnings

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WA - Tue 22:00 WST
Strong Wind Warning for Tuesday for Ningaloo and Leeuwin coasts

WA - Tue 15:04 WST
Fire Weather Warning for Interior, East Pilbara Inland and Goldfields for Wednesday

WA - Tue 03:18 WST
Fire Weather Warning Gascoyne, W Pilbara/Exmouth Coast, E Pilbara/Ashburton Inland, G'fields, Eucla, S Interior, M'lock, Ninghan & Jibadgie

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Karratha 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny
Maximum 35°C 38°C 37°C 38°C 39°C 40°C 38°C
Minimum 23°C 23°C 25°C 23°C 24°C 26°C 25°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 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
33
km/h
19
km/h
35
km/h
29
km/h
27
km/h
18
km/h
28
km/h
19
km/h
34
km/h
22
km/h
37
km/h
23
km/h
36
km/h
Wind Direction NW 24km/h
NW
WNW 33km/h
WNW
WSW 19km/h
WSW
NW 35km/h
NW
ESE 29km/h
ESE
N 27km/h
N
WSW 18km/h
WSW
WNW 28km/h
WNW
SW 19km/h
SW
WNW 34km/h
WNW
SW 22km/h
SW
WNW 37km/h
WNW
SW 23km/h
SW
WNW 36km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 59% 50% 34% 33% 23% 37% 25% 30% 21% 26% 17% 24% 23% 31%
Dew Point 23°C 21°C 16°C 18°C 11°C 19°C 12°C 17°C 10°C 16°C 9°C 15°C 11°C 18°C

Karratha Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:00 WST
sunrise
05:24 WST
sunset
18:33 WST
last light
18:57 WST
moon
rise
Wed 00:39 WST
set
Wed 12:14 WST
moon
Wed
Nov 27
moon
Wed
Dec 4
moon
Thu
Dec 12
moon
Thu
Dec 19

Karratha Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Nov 19
25.8°C 33°C 0.0mm
Mon
Nov 18
23.3°C 40.4°C 0.0mm
Sun
Nov 17
26.1°C 40.4°C 0.0mm
Sat
Nov 16
25.3°C 39.7°C 0.0mm
Fri
Nov 15
24.3°C 35.8°C 0.0mm

Karratha Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Nov
285.7mm
26.2 Day(s)
Total For 2019
104.8mm
14 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2018
145.6mm
14 Day(s)
Wettest Day
18.0mm
Mar 18
Lowest Temperature
8.0°C
Jun 12
Highest Temperature
45.5°C
Feb 16

Karratha Ap Almanac

full climatology
November Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
18.9°C
3rd
Lowest On Record
16.0°C
10th 1995
Average This Month
22.8°C
-0.3°C
Long-term Average
23.1°C
November Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
41.3°C
10th
Highest On Record
44.8°C
5th 2013
Average This Month
37.8°C
+2.8°C
Long-term Average
35.0°C
November Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
1.4mm
0.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
38.0mm
2011
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1973
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10:48 EDT

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