Dampier Archipelago Weather


Karratha Forecast

Tonight 23°C
Tomorrow 37°C
sunny

Now

29.3°C falling
Updated at 21:10 WST

Pilbara for Friday Mostly sunny. Medium chance of showers or thunderstorms in the east in the afternoon and evening. Winds NW/SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming NW 20 to 30 km/h before dawn then tending NW/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to 20 to 26 with daytime temperatures reaching around 40.
Saturday Very hot and mostly sunny. Slight chance of a shower or thunderstorm in the east, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Winds SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending E/SE in the morning then tending NW/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to 21 to 27 with daytime temperatures reaching 39 to 45.

Currently at Karratha Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 29.3°C falling
Dew Point 20.5°C rising
Feels Like 29.6°C
Relative Humidity 59%
Wind icon
W 18km/h steady
Wind Gusts 20km/h
Pressure 1010.4hPa rising
Fire Danger 6.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
05:24 WST
Sunset sunset
18:34 WST

Nearby Now

Legendre Island 26.5°C
Roebourne Ap 28.6°C
Barrow Island 25.1°C

Next 12 hours in Beacon 1 West

48-hour forecast

12am

Clear
26°C

3am

Mostly clear
26°C

6am

Mostly clear
27°C

9am

Mostly clear
28°C

Pilbara Weather Warnings

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WA - Thu 14:58 WST
Fire Weather Warning for West Pilbara Coast, Ashburton Inland and Gascoyne Inland

WA - Thu 02:04 WST
Fire Weather Warning for West Pilbara Coast, Ashburton Inland, Gascoyne Coast and North Interior

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Karratha 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny
Maximum 36°C 37°C 39°C 41°C 39°C 37°C 34°C
Minimum 25°C 23°C 25°C 27°C 27°C 24°C 21°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 10%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 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 20
km/h
24
km/h
14
km/h
27
km/h
16
km/h
31
km/h
24
km/h
36
km/h
20
km/h
35
km/h
21
km/h
34
km/h
25
km/h
30
km/h
Wind Direction ENE 20km/h
ENE
N 24km/h
N
W 14km/h
W
NNW 27km/h
NNW
SW 16km/h
SW
WNW 31km/h
WNW
SSW 24km/h
SSW
W 36km/h
W
SSW 20km/h
SSW
WNW 35km/h
WNW
SW 21km/h
SW
WNW 34km/h
WNW
SW 25km/h
SW
NNW 30km/h
NNW
Relative Humidity 42% 38% 35% 35% 24% 30% 20% 25% 24% 33% 30% 33% 50% 44%
Dew Point 20°C 19°C 16°C 19°C 13°C 18°C 12°C 18°C 13°C 20°C 14°C 18°C 19°C 20°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
04:59 WST
sunrise
05:23 WST
sunset
18:35 WST
last light
18:59 WST
moon
rise
Fri 02:08 WST
set
Fri 14:15 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
Thu
Nov 21
22.6°C 37°C 0.0mm
Wed
Nov 20
25.2°C 35.0°C 0.0mm
Tue
Nov 19
25.8°C 33.5°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

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

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November Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
18.9°C
3rd
Lowest On Record
16.0°C
10th 1995
Average This Month
22.9°C
-0.2°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
37.7°C
+2.7°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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