Karratha Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:50 am WST on Saturday 5 December 2020.

Forecast for the rest of Saturday

Summary
Max 37
Mostly sunny.
Chance of any rain: 10%

Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming northwesterly 20 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then tending northwest to southwesterly in the late afternoon.

Fire Danger - Very High

Sun protection recommended from 7:50 am to 4:00 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 13 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Wind easing. Sunny. Exmouth 41
Mostly sunny. Karratha 37
Mostly sunny. Port Hedland 39
Sunny. Newman 39
Sunny. Onslow 40
Mostly sunny. Roebourne 41
Shower or two. Possible storm. Marble Bar 40
Sunny. Paraburdoo 41
Possible afternoon storm. Tom Price 38
Mostly sunny. Barrow Island 34
Sunny. Dampier 36
Possible afternoon storm. Pannawonica 42
Possible storm. Telfer 41

Sunday 6 December

Summary
Min 26
Max 37
Mostly sunny.
Chance of any rain: 5%

Mostly sunny. Winds northwest to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h tending north to northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then tending west to northwesterly 25 to 30 km/h in the late afternoon.

Sun protection recommended from 7:50 am to 4:00 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 13 [Extreme]

Monday 7 December

Summary
Min 26
Max 37
Possible late storm.
Chance of any rain: 20%

Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm in the evening. Winds west to northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h tending northwest to northeasterly 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then tending northwesterly during the evening.

Sun protection recommended from 7:50 am to 4:00 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 13 [Extreme]

Tuesday 8 December

Summary
Min 26
Max 35
Possible shower or storm.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 5 mm
Chance of any rain: 40%

Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming east to northeasterly 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then tending north to northeasterly during the day.

Sun protection recommended from 7:50 am to 4:10 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 14 [Extreme]

Wednesday 9 December

Summary
Min 25
Max 34
Shower or two. Possible storm.
Possible rainfall: 1 to 6 mm
Chance of any rain: 60%

Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds easterly 15 to 25 km/h tending northeasterly 20 to 30 km/h during the day.

Thursday 10 December

Summary
Min 25
Max 33
Possible shower or storm.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 4 mm
Chance of any rain: 40%

Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers, most likely during the morning. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds easterly 15 to 25 km/h shifting north to northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h during the day.

Friday 11 December

Summary
Min 25
Max 32
Possible shower or storm.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm
Chance of any rain: 40%

Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds east to southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h tending northwest to northeasterly during the day.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:30 pm WST Saturday.

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