Dampier Forecast

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Forecast issued at 5:00 am WST on Thursday 9 April 2020.

Forecast for the rest of Thursday

Summary
Max 34
Mostly sunny.
Chance of any rain: 0%

Pilbara area

Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the northeast. The chance of a thunderstorm during this afternoon and early evening. Winds northeast to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 33 to 38.

Fire Danger
East Pilbara Coast: Low-Moderate
West Pilbara Coast: Low-Moderate
East Pilbara Inland: Low-Moderate
Ashburton Inland: Low-Moderate
Exmouth Gulf Coast: High

Sun protection recommended from 8:40 am to 3:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 11 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Sunny. Exmouth 36
Mostly sunny. Onslow 35
Mostly sunny. Karratha 34
Mostly sunny. Roebourne 35
Mostly sunny. Port Hedland 34
Partly cloudy. Marble Bar 36
Mostly sunny. Paraburdoo 36
Partly cloudy. Tom Price 31
Mostly sunny. Newman 34

Friday 10 April

Summary
Min 27
Max 36
Mostly sunny.
Chance of any rain: 0%

Pilbara area

Sunny. Light winds becoming northeast to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching 34 to 39.

Sun protection recommended from 8:40 am to 3:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 11 [Extreme]

Saturday 11 April

Summary
Min 25
Max 37
Sunny.
Chance of any rain: 0%

Pilbara area

Sunny day. The chance of a thunderstorm in the northeast in the evening. Light winds becoming easterly 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to the low 20s with daytime temperatures reaching 35 to 40.

Sun protection recommended from 8:40 am to 3:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 11 [Extreme]

Sunday 12 April

Summary
Min 25
Max 36
Mostly sunny.
Chance of any rain: 10%

Pilbara area

Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the northeast. The chance of a thunderstorm in the east. Winds south to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h turning east to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to the low 20s with daytime temperatures reaching 32 to 40.

Sun protection recommended from 8:40 am to 3:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 10 [Very High]

Monday 13 April

Summary
Min 25
Max 32
Partly cloudy.
Chance of any rain: 20%

Tuesday 14 April

Summary
Min 24
Max 33
Partly cloudy.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 2 mm
Chance of any rain: 30%

Wednesday 15 April

Summary
Min 26
Max 34
Mostly sunny.
Chance of any rain: 10%

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:25 pm WST Thursday.

Product derived from IDW14199 and IDW13210