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Southern Cross Forecast

This morning 2°C
Today 16°C
frost_then_sunny

Now

3.9°C falling
Updated at 03:20 WST

Central Wheatbelt for Tuesday Partly cloudy. Areas of frost in the early morning. Light winds becoming W/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to around 3 with daytime temperatures reaching around 17.
Wednesday Cloudy. Slight chance of a shower in the northwest in the afternoon. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching around 18.

Currently at Southern Cross Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 3.9°C falling
Dew Point 3.0°C falling
Feels Like 2.8°C
Relative Humidity 94%
Wind icon
Calm steady
Wind Gusts 0km/h
Pressure 1023.0hPa rising
Fire Danger 0.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 10.4mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
07:00 WST
Sunset sunset
17:07 WST

Nearby Now

Cunderdin Airfield 4.5°C
Newdegate 5.0°C
Lake Grace 5.0°C
Kalgoorlie 6.5°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Southern Cross

48-hour forecast

6am

Clear
3°C

9am

Clear
8°C

12pm

Clear
14°C

3pm

Mostly clear
16°C

Central Wheatbelt Weather Warnings

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WA - Tue 02:43 WST
Sheep Graziers Warning for South West, South Coastal, South East Coastal, Great Southern and Central Wheat Belt

National Forecast

Southern Cross 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Frost then sunny

Cloudy

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny
Maximum 16°C 17°C 17°C 18°C 17°C 19°C 18°C
Minimum 2°C 7°C 5°C 4°C 4°C 3°C 3°C
Chance of Rain 5% 10% 30% 40% 5% 5% 40%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Low Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Moderate Nil Slight Slight Slight Moderate Moderate
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 11
km/h
17
km/h
6
km/h
13
km/h
5
km/h
11
km/h
4
km/h
10
km/h
5
km/h
10
km/h
6
km/h
8
km/h
12
km/h
15
km/h
Wind Direction WNW 11km/h
WNW
W 17km/h
W
WNW 6km/h
WNW
W 13km/h
W
WNW 5km/h
WNW
W 11km/h
W
N 4km/h
N
WSW 10km/h
WSW
ESE 5km/h
ESE
SSE 10km/h
SSE
ENE 6km/h
ENE
E 8km/h
E
NE 12km/h
NE
N 15km/h
N
Relative Humidity 85% 57% 95% 69% 92% 62% 85% 56% 91% 54% 84% 45% 74% 40%
Dew Point 5°C 8°C 11°C 12°C 9°C 10°C 8°C 9°C 7°C 8°C 7°C 7°C 5°C 4°C

Southern Cross Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:33 WST
sunrise
07:00 WST
sunset
17:07 WST
last light
17:34 WST
moon
rise
Tue 11:33 WST
set
Tue 23:13 WST
moon
Wed
Jun 20
moon
Thu
Jun 28
moon
Fri
Jul 6
moon
Fri
Jul 13

Merredin Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Jun 18
12.4°C 15°C 4.8mm
Sun
Jun 17
10.0°C 23.5°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jun 16
9.0°C 19.5°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jun 15
3.7°C 19.4°C 0.0mm
Thu
Jun 14
4.5°C 18.4°C 0.0mm

Merredin Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jun
166.8mm
31.1 Day(s)
Total For 2018
85.4mm
24 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
141.8mm
22 Day(s)
Wettest Day
11.0mm
Jun 6
Lowest Temperature
2.8°C
Jun 2
Highest Temperature
42.8°C
Feb 16

Merredin Almanac

full climatology
June Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
2.8°C
2nd
Lowest On Record
-2.9°C
22nd 1981
Average This Month
8.1°C
+1.4°C
Long-term Average
6.7°C
June Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
25.2°C
3rd
Highest On Record
26.7°C
5th 2015
Average This Month
18.3°C
+0.9°C
Long-term Average
17.4°C
June Rainfall
Wettest This Month
11.0mm
6th
Total This Month
26.6mm
7 Day(s)
Long-term Average
50.0mm
10.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
134.7mm
1968
Driest On Record
5.9mm
1912
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Weather News

Frosty start to Tuesday

17:18 EST

Cold air, clear skies and light winds will cause widespread frost across multiple states and territories on Tuesday morning.

Did this cold snap break records?

12:27 EST

A pulse of wintry weather has sent shivers across southeastern Australia during the last few days.

Could Ord Valley hay be the solution to feed shortages in drought-stricken SE Australia?

06:21 EST

Could fodder grown in Western Australia's remote Ord River Irrigation Scheme be the solution to the feed shortage on drought-stricken farmland in South Eastern Australia? The sub-tropical climate and access to irrigation allows farmers in the Ord to produce significant tonnages of Rhodes Grass hay for the local cattle industry, yields up to 30 tonnes per hectare a year.