Pilbara District

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Forecast issued at 4:25 pm WST on Saturday 13 April 2024.

Weather Situation

A weakening high pressure ridge south of the State has allowed a surface trough to move back over the Pilbara and Kimberley. From Wednesday, the trough will move back offshore as another high pressure ridge strengthens to the south of the State.

Forecast for the rest of Saturday

Clear. Winds west to northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.

Sunday 14 April

Sunny. Light winds becoming south to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then tending northwest to southwesterly in the early afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 18 and 22 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to high 30s.

Fire Danger
Central Pilbara: No Rating
Hedland: Moderate
Burrup: Moderate
Ashburton Inland: Moderate
Ashburton Coast: Moderate
Exmouth Gulf Coast: Moderate
North Interior: No Rating

Sun protection 8:40am to 3:20pm, UV Index predicted to reach 9 [Very High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Sunny. Exmouth 22 35
Sunny. Onslow 22 35
Sunny. Karratha 23 33
Sunny. Roebourne 22 35
Sunny. Port Hedland 21 36
Sunny. Marble Bar 21 36
Sunny. Paraburdoo 21 34
Sunny. Tom Price 19 32
Mostly sunny. Newman 18 33

Monday 15 April

Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming northwest to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 19 and 22 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 30s.

Tuesday 16 April

Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming northeast to southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching 34 to 39.

Wednesday 17 April

Sunny. Winds east to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h increasing to 25 to 40 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching 34 to 39.

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

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