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Port Hedland Forecast

Today 39°C
Tonight 26°C
windy

Now

37.9°C rising
Updated at 13:20 WST

Pilbara for Saturday Very hot. Sunny morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the northeast this afternoon. Winds S/SW 15 to 25 km/h tending W/SW during the morning then increasing to 25 to 35 km/h in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 39 to 45.

Currently at Port Hedland Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 37.9°C rising
Dew Point 19.8°C falling
Feels Like 41.1°C
Relative Humidity 35%
Wind icon
NW 33km/h rising
Wind Gusts 41km/h
Pressure 1005.3hPa falling
Fire Danger 28.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Nearby Now

Marble Bar 42.7°C
Roebourne Ap 40.4°C
Legendre Island 31.2°C

Fire Danger Rating

SEVERE

Next 12 hours in Port Hedland

48-hour forecast

3pm

Clear
38°C

6pm

Clear
33°C

9pm

Clear
29°C

12am

Clear
28°C

Pilbara Weather Warnings

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WA - Sat 10:03 WST
Coastal Wind Warning for WA.

WA - Sat 02:48 WST
Fire Weather Warning for E Pilbara Coast, Ashburton Inland, Gascoyne Inland, Goldfields, Eucla, South Interior and Ninghan fire weather

National Forecast

Port Hedland 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Dec 16
Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18
Tue
Dec 19
Wed
Dec 20
Thu
Dec 21
Fri
Dec 22

Windy

Windy

Windy

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 39°C 37°C 37°C 38°C 37°C 39°C 38°C
Minimum 26°C 26°C 25°C 23°C 23°C 24°C 26°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 10%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 22
km/h
36
km/h
24
km/h
38
km/h
22
km/h
37
km/h
24
km/h
22
km/h
15
km/h
26
km/h
14
km/h
24
km/h
14
km/h
26
km/h
Wind Direction W 22km/h
W
WNW 36km/h
WNW
W 24km/h
W
WNW 38km/h
WNW
SW 22km/h
SW
WNW 37km/h
WNW
SSE 24km/h
SSE
NW 22km/h
NW
SSW 15km/h
SSW
NNW 26km/h
NNW
SSW 14km/h
SSW
NW 24km/h
NW
NNW 14km/h
NNW
NNW 26km/h
NNW
Relative Humidity 38% 37% 35% 43% 27% 35% 18% 24% 31% 34% 31% 32% 43% 44%
Dew Point 20°C 21°C 18°C 22°C 13°C 18°C 7°C 14°C 16°C 19°C 16°C 19°C 22°C 22°C

Port Hedland Sun & Moon Times

Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
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sunrise
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sunset
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last light
-
moon
set
Sat 17:00 WST
rise
Sun 04:32 WST
moon
Mon
Dec 18
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9

Port Hedland Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Dec 16
26.1°C - 0.0mm
Fri
Dec 15
24.8°C 36.3°C 0.0mm
Thu
Dec 14
23.2°C 36.4°C 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 13
25.2°C 35.7°C 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 12
24.5°C 36.1°C 0.0mm

Port Hedland Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
324.1mm
34.8 Day(s)
Total For 2017
628.4mm
43 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
118.6mm
24 Day(s)
Wettest Day
105.0mm
Mar 23
Lowest Temperature
5.6°C
Jul 11
Highest Temperature
44.4°C
Jan 5

Port Hedland Ap Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
23.2°C
14th
Lowest On Record
16.6°C
5th 1966
Average This Month
25.6°C
+1.5°C
Long-term Average
24.1°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
39.9°C
2nd
Highest On Record
47.9°C
27th 1954
Average This Month
36.2°C
-0.4°C
Long-term Average
36.6°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
18.8mm
1.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
219.0mm
1975
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1942
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