Pilbara District

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Forecast issued at 4:25 pm WST on Saturday 3 December 2022.

Weather Situation

A trough extends from the inland Kimberley down into the central Pilbara.

Forecast for the rest of Saturday

Mostly clear. The chance of a thunderstorm with little or no rainfall in the southeast. Winds northwest to southwesterly 25 to 35 km/h decreasing to 15 to 25 km/h in the late evening.

Sunday 4 December

Mostly sunny. The chance of a thunderstorm with little or no rainfall in the southeast. Winds northwest to southwesterly 25 to 35 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to 23 to 28 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 40s.

Fire Danger
Central Pilbara: Moderate
Hedland: High
Burrup: Extreme
Ashburton Inland: High
Ashburton Coast: High
Exmouth Gulf Coast: High
North Interior: Moderate

Sun protection 7:50am to 4:00pm, UV Index predicted to reach 13 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Mostly sunny. Exmouth 20 31
Sunny. Onslow 22 36
Mostly sunny. Karratha 25 37
Mostly sunny. Roebourne 25 42
Sunny. Port Hedland 25 39
Mostly sunny. Marble Bar 28 44
Mostly sunny. Paraburdoo 27 42
Partly cloudy. Tom Price 25 39
Partly cloudy. Newman 28 42

Monday 5 December

Mostly sunny. The chance of a thunderstorm with little or no rainfall in the southeast. Winds west to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h tending south to southwesterly in the morning then tending west to southwesterly 25 to 35 km/h in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to 23 to 30 with daytime temperatures reaching 40 to 45.

Tuesday 6 December

Mostly sunny. Winds west to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h tending south to southwesterly during the morning then tending west to southwesterly 25 to 40 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to 21 to 30 with daytime temperatures reaching 40 to 45.

Wednesday 7 December

Sunny. Winds west to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h tending south to southwesterly during the morning then tending northwest to southwesterly 25 to 40 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to 21 to 29 with daytime temperatures reaching 39 to 45.

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

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