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Southern Cross Forecast

This morning 16°C
Today 33°C
sunny

Now

18.3°C falling
Updated at 02:50 WST

Central Wheatbelt for Friday Clear. Winds S 20 to 25 km/h.
Saturday Mostly sunny. Winds SE 20 to 30 km/h.

Currently at Southern Cross Ap

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Temperature 18.3°C falling
Dew Point 11.6°C rising
Feels Like 18.3°C
Relative Humidity 65%
Wind icon
SE 35km/h rising
Wind Gusts 43km/h
Pressure 1018.4hPa rising
Fire Danger 5.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
05:39 WST
Sunset sunset
18:54 WST

Nearby Now

Kalgoorlie 19.9°C
Norseman Ap 18.0°C
Newdegate 17.4°C
Lake Grace 17.7°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Southern Cross

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly clear
16°C

9am

Clear
22°C

12pm

Clear
29°C

3pm

Clear
33°C

Central Wheatbelt Weather Warnings

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WA - Fri 15:47 WST
Fire Weather Warning for the Gascoyne, Exmouth Gulf Coast, Goldfields, Eucla and Inland Central West - North fire weather districts

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Southern Cross 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Feb 13
Sun
Feb 14
Mon
Feb 15
Tue
Feb 16
Wed
Feb 17
Thu
Feb 18
Fri
Feb 19

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 33°C 31°C 32°C 33°C 35°C 33°C 29°C
Minimum 16°C 13°C 14°C 16°C 18°C 18°C 15°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 30% 20% 50% 70%
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 26
km/h
24
km/h
29
km/h
24
km/h
28
km/h
25
km/h
27
km/h
19
km/h
23
km/h
14
km/h
22
km/h
20
km/h
27
km/h
24
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 26km/h
ESE
SE 24km/h
SE
E 29km/h
E
ESE 24km/h
ESE
E 28km/h
E
E 25km/h
E
ENE 27km/h
ENE
E 19km/h
E
NE 23km/h
NE
E 14km/h
E
ENE 22km/h
ENE
E 20km/h
E
ENE 27km/h
ENE
ENE 24km/h
ENE
Relative Humidity 54% 26% 50% 22% 47% 18% 42% 17% 27% 14% 29% 21% 58% 31%
Dew Point 12°C 11°C 9°C 7°C 10°C 5°C 9°C 5°C 6°C 4°C 7°C 8°C 12°C 10°C

Southern Cross Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:14 WST
sunrise
05:39 WST
sunset
18:54 WST
last light
19:20 WST
moon
rise
Sat 10:24 WST
set
Sat 22:10 WST
moon
Mon
Feb 15
moon
Tue
Feb 23
moon
Wed
Mar 2
moon
Wed
Mar 9

Southern Cross Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Feb 12
20.9°C 39°C 0.0mm
Thu
Feb 11
20.3°C 42.4°C 0.0mm
Wed
Feb 10
20.1°C 41.4°C 0.0mm
Tue
Feb 9
19.6°C 39.6°C 0.0mm
Mon
Feb 8
20.0°C 37.0°C 0.0mm

Southern Cross Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
56.1mm
7.9 Day(s)
Total For 2016
63.6mm
8 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
1.8mm
2 Day(s)
Wettest Day
20.4mm
Jan 19
Lowest Temperature
10.4°C
Feb 2
Highest Temperature
42.4°C
Feb 11

Southern Cross Ap Almanac

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February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
10.4°C
2nd
Lowest On Record
9.3°C
26th 2009
Average This Month
16.9°C
-0.7°C
Long-term Average
17.6°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
42.4°C
11th
Highest On Record
46.7°C
16th 2005
Average This Month
34.6°C
+0.9°C
Long-term Average
33.7°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
24.7mm
3.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
73.8mm
2011
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1998
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