Derby Forecast

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Forecast issued at 5:00 am WST on Wednesday 20 November 2019.

Forecast for the rest of Wednesday

Summary
Max 38
Possible afternoon storm.
Chance of any rain: 20%

Kimberley area

Very hot and mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the northwest during this afternoon and early evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm during this afternoon and early evening. Winds northwest to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 38 to 43.

Fire Danger
North Kimberley Coast: High
West Kimberley Coast: High
Kimberley Inland: Very High

Sun protection recommended from 7:30 am to 3:20 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 12 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Partly cloudy. Broome 34
Possible afternoon storm. Derby 38
Very hot and mostly sunny. Fitzroy Crossing 43
Sunny morning. Possible storm. Kalumburu 39
Very hot and mostly sunny. Wyndham 43
Very hot and mostly sunny. Kununurra 42
Very hot and mostly sunny. Argyle 43
Mostly sunny. Halls Creek MO 41

Thursday 21 November

Summary
Min 25
Max 39
Possible afternoon storm.
Chance of any rain: 20%

Kimberley area

Very hot. Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the far north in the afternoon and early evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and early evening. Winds northwest to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h tending southeast to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then tending northwest to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to 22 to 27 with daytime temperatures reaching 39 to 44.

Sun protection recommended from 7:40 am to 3:10 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 11 [Extreme]

Friday 22 November

Summary
Min 26
Max 41
Mostly sunny.
Chance of any rain: 10%

Kimberley area

Very hot. Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers near the Northern Territory border, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds northwest to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h tending southeast to southwesterly during the morning then tending northwest to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to high 20s with daytime temperatures reaching 39 to 45.

Sun protection recommended from 7:30 am to 3:10 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 12 [Extreme]

Saturday 23 November

Summary
Min 27
Max 39
Partly cloudy.
Chance of any rain: 10%

Kimberley area

Very hot. Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the northeast, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds northwest to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h tending northwest to northeasterly during the morning then tending northeast to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to high 20s with daytime temperatures reaching 37 to 45.

Sun protection recommended from 7:40 am to 3:00 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 11 [Extreme]

Sunday 24 November

Summary
Min 27
Max 36
Partly cloudy.
Chance of any rain: 5%

Monday 25 November

Summary
Min 26
Max 35
Mostly sunny.
Chance of any rain: 5%

Tuesday 26 November

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

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

Product derived from IDW14199 and IDW13220