Tom Price Forecast

View the current warnings for Western Australia

Forecast issued at 5:00 am WST on Saturday 14 December 2019.

Forecast for the rest of Saturday

Summary
Max 36
Possible shower or storm.
Chance of any rain: 40%

Pilbara area

Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers, most likely during this afternoon and early evening. The chance of a thunderstorm, with gusty winds during this afternoon and evening. Winds northeast to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h tending southeast to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then tending northwest to southwesterly in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures around 40.

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

Sun protection recommended from 7:50 am to 4:00 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 14 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Mostly sunny. Exmouth 40
Mostly sunny. Onslow 37
Mostly sunny. Karratha 38
Mostly sunny. Roebourne 41
Mostly sunny. Port Hedland 39
Possible shower or storm. Marble Bar 42
Possible storm. Paraburdoo 40
Possible shower or storm. Tom Price 36
Possible shower or storm. Newman 38

Sunday 15 December

Summary
Min 23
Max 35
Shower or two. Possible storm.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 3 mm
Chance of any rain: 50%

Pilbara area

Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers inland, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming northwest to southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching around 40.

Sun protection recommended from 7:50 am to 4:00 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 14 [Extreme]

Monday 16 December

Summary
Min 22
Max 37
Mostly sunny.
Chance of any rain: 0%

Pilbara area

Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower or thunderstorm in the east. Winds northwest to southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching around 40.

Sun protection recommended from 7:50 am to 4:10 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 14 [Extreme]

Tuesday 17 December

Summary
Min 22
Max 39
Sunny.
Chance of any rain: 0%

Pilbara area

Sunny. Winds northwest to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h tending south to southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then tending northwest to southwesterly during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to 20 to 26 with daytime temperatures reaching around 40.

Sun protection recommended from 7:50 am to 4:10 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 14 [Extreme]

Wednesday 18 December

Summary
Min 25
Max 40
Mostly sunny.
Chance of any rain: 5%

Thursday 19 December

Summary
Min 26
Max 41
Mostly sunny.
Chance of any rain: 5%

Friday 20 December

Summary
Min 25
Max 40
Mostly sunny.
Chance of any rain: 5%

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

Product derived from IDW14199 and IDW13210