Gascoyne District

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Forecast issued at 4:25 pm WST on Monday 17 January 2022.

Weather Situation

A high is moving south of the State and moves into the Bight on Tuesday. A trough is deepening along the west coast and remains there for the next several days.

Forecast for the rest of Monday

Mostly clear. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the far northeast, becoming less likely later this evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm with little or no rainfall inland. Winds east to southeasterly 25 to 40 km/h.

Tuesday 18 January

Mostly sunny. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the northwest in the afternoon and early evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Gusty winds in the northwest in the afternoon and early evening. Winds easterly 25 to 35 km/h increasing to 30 to 45 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to 23 to 28 with daytime temperatures reaching 35 to 42.

Fire Danger
Gascoyne Coast: Severe
Gascoyne Inland: Severe

Sun protection 8:30am to 4:30pm, UV Index predicted to reach 11 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Mostly sunny. Carnarvon 24 40
Sunny. Coral Bay 22 37
Sunny. Meekatharra 25 37
Sunny. Denham 24 37

Wednesday 19 January

Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the northwest in the afternoon and early evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the northwest. Winds easterly 25 to 35 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to 21 to 27 with daytime temperatures reaching 35 to 42.

Thursday 20 January

Sunny. Winds east to southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to 21 to 27 with daytime temperatures reaching 37 to 43.

Friday 21 January

Very hot and sunny. Winds easterly 25 to 35 km/h turning southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to 22 to 28 with daytime temperatures reaching 38 to 45.

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

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