Dampier Forecast

View the current warnings for Western Australia

Forecast issued at 4:25 pm WST on Tuesday 17 October 2017.

Forecast for the rest of Tuesday

Summary
Clear.
Chance of any rain: 0%

Pilbara area

Mostly clear. Winds northwest to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h tending south to southwesterly in the late evening.

Sun protection recommended from 8:10 am to 3:40 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 13 [Extreme]

Wednesday 18 October

Summary
Min 20
Max 33
Sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 0%

Pilbara area

Sunny. Winds southerly 25 to 35 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 14 and 24 with daytime temperatures reaching 32 to 41.

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

Sun protection recommended from 8:10 am to 3:40 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 12 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Wind easing. Sunny. Exmouth 16 32
Sunny. Onslow 16 33
Sunny. Karratha 20 34
Sunny. Roebourne 20 38
Sunny. Port Hedland 22 37
Sunny. Marble Bar 23 40
Sunny. Paraburdoo 14 33
Sunny. Tom Price 15 31
Sunny. Newman 17 33

Thursday 19 October

Summary
Min 23
Max 36
Sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 0%

Pilbara area

Sunny. Winds southeasterly 30 to 45 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 18 and 25 with daytime temperatures reaching 37 to 42.

Sun protection recommended from 8:10 am to 3:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 12 [Extreme]

Friday 20 October

Summary
Min 23
Max 37
Sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 0%

Pilbara area

Mostly sunny. Winds southeasterly 25 to 40 km/h tending northeast to southeasterly 25 to 35 km/h during the morning then tending southeast to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to 20 to 27 with daytime temperatures reaching 38 to 44.

Sun protection recommended from 8:20 am to 3:20 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 10 [Very High]

Saturday 21 October

Summary
Min 23
Max 37
Partly cloudy.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 0%

Pilbara area

Partly cloudy. The chance of a thunderstorm in the southwest in the afternoon and evening. Winds northeast to southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h tending northwest to northeasterly during the day then tending northeast to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to 23 to 28 with daytime temperatures reaching 39 to 44.

Sunday 22 October

Summary
Min 22
Max 37
Partly cloudy.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 0%

Monday 23 October

Summary
Min 23
Max 36
Mostly sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 0%

Tuesday 24 October

Summary
Min 24
Max 37
Sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 0%

The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:00 am WST Wednesday.

Product derived from IDW14199 and IDW13210