Dampier Forecast

View the current warnings for Western Australia

Forecast issued at 4:25 pm WST on Saturday 1 October 2016.

Forecast for the rest of Saturday

Summary
Clear.
Chance of any rain: 0%

Pilbara area

Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of rain in the far east. Winds south to southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h.

Sun protection recommended from 8:30 am to 3:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 12 [Extreme]

Sunday 2 October

Summary
Min 18
Max 32
Sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 0%

Pilbara area

Sunny. Winds south to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h tending south to southeasterly 25 to 35 km/h early in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 11 and 18 with daytime temperatures reaching 26 to 33.

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

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

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Wind easing. Sunny. Exmouth 15 27
Sunny. Onslow 15 32
Sunny. Karratha 17 32
Sunny. Roebourne 15 33
Sunny. Port Hedland 18 33
Sunny. Marble Bar 17 32
Sunny. Paraburdoo 11 27
Sunny. Tom Price 12 25
Sunny. Newman 11 26

Monday 3 October

Summary
Min 19
Max 32
Sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 0%

Pilbara area

Sunny. Winds east to southeasterly 25 to 35 km/h becoming light in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 10 and 16 with daytime temperatures reaching 28 to 34.

Sun protection recommended from 8:30 am to 3:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 12 [Extreme]

Tuesday 4 October

Summary
Min 18
Max 32
Sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 0%

Pilbara area

Sunny. Winds northeast to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h tending northwest to northeasterly during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 12 and 16 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.

Sun protection recommended from 8:30 am to 3:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 12 [Extreme]

Wednesday 5 October

Summary
Min 18
Max 33
Sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 0%

Pilbara area

Sunny. Light winds becoming northeast to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then tending north to northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 12 and 17 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to high 30s.

Thursday 6 October

Summary
Min 18
Max 29
Possible shower.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 0.4 mm
Chance of any rain: 30%

Friday 7 October

Summary
Min 18
Max 31
Sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 0%

Saturday 8 October

Summary
Min 19
Max 34
Sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 0%

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

Product derived from IDW14199 and IDW13210