Karratha Weather


Karratha Forecast

Today 29°C
Tonight 16°C
windy

Now

28.6°C steady
Updated at 14:20 WST

Pilbara for Tuesday Sunny. Winds SE 25 to 35 km/h tending E/SE 30 to 45 km/h in the morning. Daytime maximum temperatures 23 to 30.

Currently at Karratha Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 28.6°C steady
Dew Point -2.5°C steady
Feels Like 19.4°C
Relative Humidity 13%
Wind icon
E 35km/h rising
Wind Gusts 44km/h
Pressure 1019.4hPa falling
Fire Danger 47.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:32 WST
Sunset sunset
18:01 WST

Nearby Now

Roebourne Ap 28.6°C
Legendre Island 23.4°C
Barrow Island 22.7°C

Fire Danger Rating

SEVERE

Next 12 hours in Karratha

48-hour forecast

3pm

Clear
29°C

6pm

Clear
25°C

9pm

Clear
22°C

12am

Clear
20°C

Pilbara Weather Warnings

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WA - Tue 10:00 WST
Strong Wind Warning for North Kimberley Coast, West Kimberley Coast, Pilbara Coast East and Pilbara Coast West

WA - Tue 03:02 WST
Fire Weather Warning for West Kimberley Coast and West Pilbara Coast fire weather districts

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Karratha 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Aug 20
Wed
Aug 21
Thu
Aug 22
Fri
Aug 23
Sat
Aug 24
Sun
Aug 25
Mon
Aug 26

Windy

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny
Maximum 29°C 29°C 28°C 29°C 31°C 30°C 31°C
Minimum 14°C 16°C 15°C 14°C 16°C 17°C 17°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 Very 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 44
km/h
36
km/h
41
km/h
35
km/h
30
km/h
27
km/h
12
km/h
20
km/h
13
km/h
24
km/h
9
km/h
27
km/h
19
km/h
25
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 44km/h
ESE
E 36km/h
E
ESE 41km/h
ESE
ENE 35km/h
ENE
E 30km/h
E
NE 27km/h
NE
SSE 12km/h
SSE
N 20km/h
N
SSE 13km/h
SSE
NNW 24km/h
NNW
SSW 9km/h
SSW
NW 27km/h
NW
SE 19km/h
SE
NNE 25km/h
NNE
Relative Humidity 22% 21% 20% 23% 19% 23% 22% 25% 41% 36% 36% 35% 29% 32%
Dew Point -2°C 5°C -1°C 6°C -2°C 5°C 1°C 6°C 12°C 14°C 9°C 12°C 7°C 12°C

Karratha Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:10 WST
sunrise
06:32 WST
sunset
18:01 WST
last light
18:23 WST
moon
rise
Tue 21:56 WST
set
Wed 10:00 WST
moon
Sat
Aug 24
moon
Fri
Aug 30
moon
Fri
Sep 6
moon
Sat
Sep 14

Karratha Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Aug 20
16.8°C - 0.0mm
Mon
Aug 19
16.1°C 26.9°C 0.0mm
Sun
Aug 18
13.2°C 27.5°C 0.0mm
Sat
Aug 17
13.2°C 27.1°C 0.0mm
Fri
Aug 16
14.3°C 27.2°C 0.0mm

Karratha Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
282.5mm
25.0 Day(s)
Total For 2019
104.6mm
13 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2018
142.8mm
13 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
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
11.2°C
5th
Lowest On Record
8.0°C
12th 1995
Average This Month
15.3°C
+1.0°C
Long-term Average
14.3°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
30.5°C
12th
Highest On Record
35.4°C
27th 1998
Average This Month
27.8°C
-0.5°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
4.4mm
1.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
34.4mm
1974
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1975
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Weather News

Severe weather warning issued for Tasmania as twin cold fronts approach

14:58 EST

Tasmanians should brace for "damaging winds, heavy rain, snow and flooding", with the State Emergency Service urging the public to prepare for two cold fronts about to hit.

Cafe provides vital buzz to drought-impacted Walgett locals and visitors

09:22 EST

Katie Murray can not quite believe that her little business is bucking the trend of economic downturn due to drought, but she says the figures and the numbers speak for themselves.

Windy weather prompts warnings across Australia

07:47 EST

A strong high pressure system and a cold front will produce blustery winds from Tasmania to the Top End on Tuesday.