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Port Hedland Weather


Port Hedland Forecast

Tonight 28°C
Tomorrow 41°C
sunny

Now

36.0°C falling
Updated at 18:30 WST

Pilbara for Thursday Very hot. Clear. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening.
Friday Very hot and sunny. Winds S/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending NE/SE in the morning then becoming light in the late evening.

Currently at Port Hedland Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 36.0°C falling
Dew Point 18.7°C rising
Feels Like 37.8°C
Relative Humidity 36%
Wind icon
N 16km/h falling
Wind Gusts 20km/h
Pressure 1005.5hPa rising
Fire Danger 17.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / 0.0mm

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
05:55 WST
Sunset sunset
18:45 WST

Nearby Now

Roebourne Ap 38.9°C
Marble Bar 40.5°C
Legendre Island 31.5°C

Fire Danger Rating

SEVERE

Next 12 hours in Port Hedland

48-hour forecast

9pm

Clear
32°C

12am

Clear
30°C

3am

Clear
29°C

6am

Clear
28°C

Pilbara Weather Warnings

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WA - Thu 16:35 WST
Fire Weather Warning for the Gascoyne, Goldfields and Inland Central West - North fire weather districts

WA - Thu 16:00 WST
Strong Wind Warning for the Gascoyne Coast

Western Australia Weather Update

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Port Hedland 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Feb 11
Fri
Feb 12
Sat
Feb 13
Sun
Feb 14
Mon
Feb 15
Tue
Feb 16
Wed
Feb 17

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Increasing sunshine

Mostly sunny

Increasing sunshine

Mostly sunny
Maximum 44°C 41°C 38°C 37°C 38°C 39°C 40°C
Minimum 26°C 28°C 27°C 27°C 27°C 27°C 27°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 10% 5% 10% 5% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
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 18
km/h
25
km/h
14
km/h
28
km/h
20
km/h
34
km/h
20
km/h
33
km/h
18
km/h
35
km/h
22
km/h
32
km/h
26
km/h
32
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 18km/h
ESE
NE 25km/h
NE
E 14km/h
E
N 28km/h
N
NW 20km/h
NW
NW 34km/h
NW
NW 20km/h
NW
WNW 33km/h
WNW
WSW 18km/h
WSW
NW 35km/h
NW
WSW 22km/h
WSW
WNW 32km/h
WNW
WSW 26km/h
WSW
W 32km/h
W
Relative Humidity 19% 22% 30% 30% 49% 44% 59% 45% 55% 46% 50% 39% 42% 38%
Dew Point 10°C 18°C 17°C 20°C 23°C 23°C 24°C 23°C 23°C 24°C 23°C 22°C 20°C 23°C

Port Hedland Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:32 WST
sunrise
05:55 WST
sunset
18:44 WST
last light
19:07 WST
moon
set
Thu 20:48 WST
rise
Fri 09:20 WST
moon
Mon
Feb 15
moon
Tue
Feb 23
moon
Wed
Mar 2
moon
Wed
Mar 9

Port Hedland Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Feb 11
26.3°C 45°C 0.0mm
Wed
Feb 10
24.6°C 44.7°C 0.0mm
Tue
Feb 9
27.1°C 43.3°C 0.0mm
Mon
Feb 8
25.5°C 40.8°C 0.0mm
Sun
Feb 7
24.3°C 41.8°C 0.0mm

Port Hedland Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
160.9mm
12.2 Day(s)
Total For 2016
12.0mm
3 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
15.8mm
3 Day(s)
Wettest Day
11.2mm
Jan 31
Lowest Temperature
21.9°C
Jan 21
Highest Temperature
45.0°C
Feb 11

Port Hedland Ap Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
22.8°C
2nd
Lowest On Record
16.3°C
25th 1949
Average This Month
25.3°C
-0.2°C
Long-term Average
25.5°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
45.0°C
11th
Highest On Record
48.2°C
18th 1998
Average This Month
39.1°C
+2.9°C
Long-term Average
36.2°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
96.5mm
7.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
360.0mm
1969
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1959
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