Port Hedland Weather


Port Hedland Forecast

Today 27°C
Tonight 24°C
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Now

26.6°C rising
Updated at 10:40 WST

Pilbara for Sunday Cloudy. Very High (near 100%) chance of squally rain and thunderstorms in the east, medium chance elsewhere. Very destructive wind gusts exceeding 170 km/h, heavy rain and coastal inundation possible depending on movement and development of Severe Tropical Cyclone Veronica. Daytime maximum temperatures 27 to 37.

Currently at Port Hedland Ap

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Temperature 26.6°C rising
Dew Point 24.1°C falling
Feels Like 17.7°C
Relative Humidity 86%
Wind icon
NE 75km/h steady
Wind Gusts 93km/h
Pressure 994.9hPa falling
Fire Danger 9.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 7.6mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
06:10 WST
Sunset sunset
18:13 WST

Nearby Now

Roebourne Ap 22.2°C
Marble Bar 25.8°C
Legendre Island -

Fire Danger Rating

SEVERE

Next 12 hours in Port Hedland

48-hour forecast

12pm

Chance shower or storm. Very windy
27°C

3pm

Heavy rain. Very windy
26°C

6pm

Heavy rain. Very windy
26°C

9pm

Heavy rain. Very windy
26°C

Pilbara Weather Warnings

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WA - Sun 10:06 WST
Tropical Cyclone Warning for Wallal to Mardie, and adjacent inland areas, including Port Hedland and Karratha and Pannawonica

WA - Sun 10:00 WST
Hurricane & Storm Force Wind: Pilbara Coast East/West. Gale: West Kimberley Coast. Strong Wind: Ningaloo to Bunbury & Esperance to Eucla

WA - Sun 09:59 WST
Flood Warning for the De Grey River Catchment

WA - Sun 04:19 WST
Fire Weather Warning for East Pilbara Coast, West Pilbara Coast, Ashburton Inland and Exmouth Gulf Coast fire weather districts

WA - Sat 15:47 WST
Flood Watch for the Pilbara District Rivers

WA - Sat 15:45 WST
Flood Warning for the Pilbara Coastal Rivers

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Port Hedland 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Mar 24
Mon
Mar 25
Tue
Mar 26
Wed
Mar 27
Thu
Mar 28
Fri
Mar 29
Sat
Mar 30

Windy with rain

Windy with rain

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny
Maximum 27°C 28°C 31°C 33°C 35°C 37°C 37°C
Minimum 25°C 24°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 24°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 80% 30% 5% 10% 5%
Rain Amount > 80mm 20-40mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index 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 74
km/h
79
km/h
49
km/h
48
km/h
23
km/h
27
km/h
12
km/h
19
km/h
18
km/h
18
km/h
19
km/h
23
km/h
29
km/h
27
km/h
Wind Direction ENE 74km/h
ENE
NE 79km/h
NE
ENE 49km/h
ENE
ENE 48km/h
ENE
ENE 23km/h
ENE
NE 27km/h
NE
SE 12km/h
SE
NNW 19km/h
NNW
SSW 18km/h
SSW
NW 18km/h
NW
S 19km/h
S
NNE 23km/h
NNE
SE 29km/h
SE
ESE 27km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 85% 88% 82% 87% 77% 80% 73% 72% 69% 62% 57% 48% 40% 44%
Dew Point 24°C 24°C 24°C 25°C 25°C 27°C 26°C 27°C 25°C 26°C 22°C 24°C 17°C 22°C

Port Hedland Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
05:48 WST
sunrise
06:10 WST
sunset
18:13 WST
last light
18:36 WST
moon
rise
Sun 20:56 WST
set
Mon 10:06 WST
moon
Thu
Mar 28
moon
Fri
Apr 5
moon
Sat
Apr 13
moon
Fri
Apr 19

Port Hedland Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Mar 24
24.5°C - 179.4mm
Sat
Mar 23
- 29.8°C -
Fri
Mar 22
29.1°C - 0.0mm
Thu
Mar 21
28.0°C 37.2°C 0.0mm
Wed
Mar 20
26.9°C 37.9°C 0.0mm

Port Hedland Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
209.8mm
16.5 Day(s)
Total For 2019
232.0mm
11 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2018
141.8mm
22 Day(s)
Wettest Day
179.4mm
Mar 24
Lowest Temperature
23.8°C
Jan 25
Highest Temperature
47.0°C
Mar 10

Port Hedland Ap Almanac

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March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
24.5°C
24th
Lowest On Record
15.8°C
24th 1970
Average This Month
27.0°C
+2.4°C
Long-term Average
24.6°C
March Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
47.0°C
10th
Highest On Record
45.9°C
1st 2005
Average This Month
38.8°C
+2.0°C
Long-term Average
36.8°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
179.4mm
24th
Total This Month
192.4mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
52.7mm
4.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
427.2mm
2007
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1960
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Weather News

Cyclone Veronica poses the biggest risk to the Pilbara in a decade, authorities warn

13:09 EDT

Western Australia's Pilbara coast is being pummelled by gale force winds and torrential rain from Cyclone Veronica, with authorities warning the system poses the biggest risk to the region in a decade.

Cyclone Trevor creates wind gusts as violent as Cyclone Tracy before downgrading to tropical low

12:15 EDT

At its peak, ex-tropical Cyclone Trevor was as powerful as 1974's devastating Cyclone Tracy, with wind gusts of up to 250 kilometres per hour.

Fire Danger in the Midst of a Tropical Cyclone

12:13 EDT

As Severe Tropical Cyclone Veronica edges closer to the Western Australian coast, Fire Weather Warnings have also been issued for the same region.