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Southern Cross Forecast

This morning 6°C
Today 25°C
sunny

Now

11.6°C rising
Updated at 00:40 WST

Central Wheatbelt for Thursday Sunny. Winds SE 15 to 20 km/h tending E 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.
Friday Sunny. Winds E 20 to 30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 9 and 14 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

Currently at Southern Cross Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 11.6°C rising
Dew Point 1.3°C rising
Feels Like 9.4°C
Relative Humidity 49%
Wind icon
SE 20km/h rising
Wind Gusts 24km/h
Pressure 1023.6hPa steady
Fire Danger 5.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
05:20 WST
Sunset sunset
18:16 WST

Nearby Now

Kalgoorlie 13.5°C
Cunderdin Airfield 8.3°C
Dalwallinu 8.5°C
Newdegate 4.7°C

Next 12 hours in Southern Cross

48-hour forecast

3am

Clear
8°C

6am

Clear
7°C

9am

Clear
15°C

12pm

Clear
21°C

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National Forecast

Southern Cross 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Oct 19
Fri
Oct 20
Sat
Oct 21
Sun
Oct 22
Mon
Oct 23
Tue
Oct 24
Wed
Oct 25

Sunny

Sunny

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 25°C 29°C 31°C 32°C 30°C 27°C 28°C
Minimum 6°C 10°C 12°C 16°C 13°C 11°C 8°C
Chance of Rain 5% 30% 70% 50% 5% 5% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Very High Very High Very High Very High
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
21
km/h
30
km/h
23
km/h
29
km/h
18
km/h
32
km/h
27
km/h
20
km/h
24
km/h
14
km/h
21
km/h
15
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction E 25km/h
E
E 21km/h
E
E 30km/h
E
E 23km/h
E
ENE 29km/h
ENE
ENE 18km/h
ENE
NE 32km/h
NE
N 27km/h
N
WNW 20km/h
WNW
W 24km/h
W
SSW 14km/h
SSW
WSW 21km/h
WSW
ESE 15km/h
ESE
WSW 18km/h
WSW
Relative Humidity 46% 21% 38% 16% 33% 18% 30% 21% 46% 25% 58% 27% 47% 23%
Dew Point 4°C 1°C 4°C 1°C 4°C 4°C 6°C 7°C 9°C 8°C 10°C 6°C 6°C 5°C

Southern Cross Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
04:55 WST
sunrise
05:20 WST
sunset
18:16 WST
last light
18:41 WST
moon
rise
Thu 05:09 WST
set
Thu 17:46 WST
moon
Fri
Oct 20
moon
Sat
Oct 28
moon
Sat
Nov 4
moon
Sat
Nov 11

Southern Cross Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Oct 18
10°C 21°C 0.0mm
Tue
Oct 17
12.0°C 23°C 0.0mm
Mon
Oct 16
16.2°C 25.8°C 0.0mm
Sun
Oct 15
11.9°C 33.4°C 0.0mm
Sat
Oct 14
16.8°C 28.9°C 1.8mm

Southern Cross Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Oct
280.3mm
73.0 Day(s)
Total For 2017
279.6mm
62 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
292.8mm
80 Day(s)
Wettest Day
31.0mm
Jan 31
Lowest Temperature
-2.3°C
Jun 30
Highest Temperature
44.6°C
Jan 5

Southern Cross Ap Almanac

full climatology
October Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
2.5°C
8th
Lowest On Record
-1.7°C
1st 2009
Average This Month
8.4°C
-0.9°C
Long-term Average
9.3°C
October Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
33.4°C
15th
Highest On Record
40.3°C
31st 2013
Average This Month
24.3°C
-2.2°C
Long-term Average
26.5°C
October Rainfall
Wettest This Month
1.8mm
14th
Total This Month
1.8mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
17.2mm
4.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
82.4mm
2011
Driest On Record
0.8mm
2000
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