Pilbara District

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Forecast issued at 4:25 pm WST on Sunday 25 September 2016.

Weather Situation

A trough lies through the North Interior, inland Kimberley, and into the Pilbara.

Forecast for the rest of Sunday

Clear. Winds northwest to southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h.

Monday 26 September

Partly cloudy. Winds south to southeasterly 25 to 35 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 12 and 18 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

Fire Danger
East Pilbara Coast: Low-Moderate
West Pilbara Coast: Low-Moderate
East Pilbara Inland: Low-Moderate
Ashburton Inland: Low-Moderate
Exmouth Gulf Coast: Low-Moderate

Sun protection 8:20am to 3:40pm, UV Index predicted to reach 12 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Sunny. Exmouth 15 29
Sunny. Onslow 15 31
Mostly sunny. Karratha 18 31
Mostly sunny. Roebourne 16 34
Partly cloudy. Port Hedland 19 32
Partly cloudy. Marble Bar 17 32
Sunny. Paraburdoo 11 29
Sunny. Tom Price 12 27
Sunny. Newman 12 29

Tuesday 27 September

Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the northeast in the afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds south to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h shifting north to northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h in the early afternoon then tending northwest to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 13 and 19 with daytime temperatures reaching 28 to 34.

Wednesday 28 September

Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the northeast in the morning. Winds northwest to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h tending southeast to southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then becoming southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 12 and 18 with daytime temperatures reaching 28 to 35.

Thursday 29 September

Sunny. Winds east to southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h tending northwest to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 9 and 19 with daytime temperatures reaching 29 to 35.

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

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