Pilbara District

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Forecast issued at 4:25 pm WST on Thursday 2 July 2020.

Weather Situation

A ridge of high pressure lies over the south of the State and is moving towards the Bight. A fresh east to southeasterly flow over northern districts, easing from Sunday as the high moves over southeast Australia and a trough approaches the Pilbara coast from the west.

Forecast for the rest of Thursday

Partly cloudy. Winds east to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h.

Friday 3 July

Partly cloudy. Winds east to southeasterly 25 to 35 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 12 and 17 with daytime temperatures reaching 24 to 33.

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

Sun protection 9:40am to 2:20pm, UV Index predicted to reach 5 [Moderate]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Mostly sunny. Exmouth 19 28
Partly cloudy. Onslow 18 31
Partly cloudy. Karratha 19 29
Partly cloudy. Roebourne 15 31
Partly cloudy. Port Hedland 19 31
Partly cloudy. Marble Bar 17 27
Partly cloudy. Paraburdoo 15 29
Partly cloudy. Tom Price 14 25
Partly cloudy. Newman 10 24

Saturday 4 July

Sunny. Winds southeasterly 20 to 25 km/h turning easterly 20 to 30 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 11 and 16 with daytime temperatures reaching 27 to 33.

Sunday 5 July

Sunny. Winds east to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 12 and 16 with daytime temperatures reaching 26 to 32.

Monday 6 July

Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the far west. Light winds becoming east to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 11 and 15 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

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

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