Tom Price Forecast

View the current warnings for Western Australia

Forecast issued at 5:00 am WST on Sunday 20 October 2019.

Forecast for the rest of Sunday

Summary
Max 36
Sunny morning. Possible storm.
Chance of any rain: 30%

Pilbara area

Mostly sunny. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the southeast during this afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm inland, with gusty winds during this afternoon and evening. Winds south to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h tending northwest to southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h in the early afternoon then tending southeast to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 37 to 42.

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

Sun protection recommended from 8:10 am to 3:40 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 11 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Mostly sunny. Exmouth 34
Sunny. Onslow 35
Sunny. Karratha 36
Sunny. Roebourne 40
Sunny. Port Hedland 39
Possible afternoon storm. Marble Bar 41
Possible afternoon storm. Paraburdoo 40
Sunny morning. Possible storm. Tom Price 36
Shower or two. Possible storm. Newman 37

Monday 21 October

Summary
Min 20
Max 35
Possible shower or storm.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 0.2 mm
Chance of any rain: 40%

Pilbara area

Mostly sunny. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the southeast in the afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm inland. Winds east to southeasterly 25 to 35 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 19 and 25 with daytime temperatures reaching 37 to 43.

Sun protection recommended from 8:10 am to 3:40 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 11 [Extreme]

Tuesday 22 October

Summary
Min 21
Max 35
Possible storm.
Chance of any rain: 10%

Pilbara area

Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the southeast, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm inland in the afternoon and evening. Winds south to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h tending east to southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then tending southeast to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to 20 to 25 with daytime temperatures reaching 36 to 42.

Sun protection recommended from 8:10 am to 3:40 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 11 [Extreme]

Wednesday 23 October

Summary
Min 19
Max 36
Sunny.
Chance of any rain: 0%

Pilbara area

Sunny. Winds southeast to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 19 and 24 with daytime temperatures reaching 37 to 42.

Sun protection recommended from 8:00 am to 3:40 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 12 [Extreme]

Thursday 24 October

Summary
Min 21
Max 35
Sunny.
Chance of any rain: 5%

Friday 25 October

Summary
Min 22
Max 36
Mostly sunny.
Chance of any rain: 20%

Saturday 26 October

Summary
Min 21
Max 34
Partly cloudy.
Chance of any rain: 20%

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:25 pm WST Sunday.

Product derived from IDW14199 and IDW13210