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Southern Cross Forecast

Today 34°C
Tonight 19°C
sunny

Now

32.8°C rising
Updated at 17:00 WST

Central Wheatbelt for Tuesday Clear. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.

Currently at Southern Cross Ap

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Temperature 32.8°C rising
Dew Point 4.6°C rising
Feels Like 30.6°C
Relative Humidity 17%
Wind icon
SSW 7km/h falling
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure 1014.9hPa falling
Fire Danger 24.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
05:21 WST
Sunset sunset
19:08 WST

Nearby Now

Kalgoorlie 31.0°C
Cunderdin Airfield 33.3°C
Dalwallinu 34.7°C
Newdegate 29.9°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Southern Cross

48-hour forecast

6pm

Clear
33°C

9pm

Clear
28°C

12am

Clear
24°C

3am

Clear
21°C

Central Wheatbelt Weather Warnings

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WA - Tue 15:11 WST
Fire Weather Warning. Weather conditions are expected to be conducive towards the rapid spread of fire.

National Forecast

Southern Cross 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Possible thunderstorm

Thunder-
storms

Possible thunderstorm
Maximum 34°C 37°C 39°C 41°C 42°C 38°C 30°C
Minimum 13°C 19°C 21°C 21°C 18°C 27°C 18°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 5% 40% 80% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 10-20mm
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 25
km/h
11
km/h
20
km/h
14
km/h
22
km/h
12
km/h
14
km/h
9
km/h
24
km/h
15
km/h
23
km/h
18
km/h
23
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction E 25km/h
E
E 11km/h
E
ENE 20km/h
ENE
ESE 14km/h
ESE
ENE 22km/h
ENE
E 12km/h
E
N 14km/h
N
WSW 9km/h
WSW
E 24km/h
E
ENE 15km/h
ENE
NNE 23km/h
NNE
NNW 18km/h
NNW
ESE 23km/h
ESE
SE 18km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 45% 17% 23% 10% 19% 7% 18% 7% 37% 13% 37% 29% 56% 38%
Dew Point 8°C 5°C 5°C 1°C 4°C -2°C 6°C -1°C 11°C 8°C 18°C 18°C 14°C 14°C

Southern Cross Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
04:55 WST
sunrise
05:22 WST
sunset
19:07 WST
last light
19:34 WST
moon
set
Wed 16:52 WST
rise
Thu 03:40 WST
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11
moon
Sun
Feb 19

Southern Cross Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Jan 24
14.2°C 33°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jan 23
15.0°C 30.5°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jan 22
21.7°C 37.3°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jan 21
18.3°C 37.7°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jan 20
13.3°C 33.1°C 0.0mm

Southern Cross Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
31.4mm
4.3 Day(s)
Total For 2017
2.2mm
1 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
43.4mm
7 Day(s)
Wettest Day
2.2mm
Jan 17
Lowest Temperature
12.9°C
Jan 1
Highest Temperature
44.6°C
Jan 5

Southern Cross Ap Almanac

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January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
12.9°C
1st
Lowest On Record
8.5°C
13th 2003
Average This Month
17.5°C
-0.3°C
Long-term Average
17.8°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
44.6°C
5th
Highest On Record
45.8°C
12th 2014
Average This Month
34.5°C
-0.2°C
Long-term Average
34.7°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
2.2mm
17th
Total This Month
2.2mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
31.4mm
4.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
113.0mm
2001
Driest On Record
0.0mm
2005
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Weather News

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18:19 EDT

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17:37 EDT

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16:02 EDT

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