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Southern Cross Forecast

This morning 5°C
Today 17°C
mostly_sunny

Now

3.0°C rising
Updated at 06:50 WST

Central Wheatbelt for Saturday Partly cloudy. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures around 18.

Currently at Southern Cross Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 3.0°C rising
Dew Point 2.4°C rising
Feels Like 1.6°C
Relative Humidity 96%
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Calm falling
Wind Gusts 0km/h
Pressure 1030.5hPa steady
Fire Danger 0.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
07:01 WST
Sunset sunset
17:08 WST

Nearby Now

Kalgoorlie 5.9°C
Newdegate 8.9°C
Lake Grace 6.4°C
Salmon Gums 7.5°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Southern Cross

48-hour forecast

9am

Mostly clear
9°C

12pm

Clear
16°C

3pm

Mostly clear
17°C

6pm

Mostly clear
14°C

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National Forecast

Southern Cross 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Jun 23
Sun
Jun 24
Mon
Jun 25
Tue
Jun 26
Wed
Jun 27
Thu
Jun 28
Fri
Jun 29

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Showers easing

Possible shower
Maximum 17°C 17°C 17°C 17°C 19°C 14°C 13°C
Minimum 5°C 5°C 3°C 4°C 7°C 8°C 4°C
Chance of Rain 20% 10% 5% 5% 50% 70% 40%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Slight Slight Moderate Slight Nil Nil Slight
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 5
km/h
8
km/h
8
km/h
12
km/h
11
km/h
14
km/h
16
km/h
20
km/h
21
km/h
30
km/h
9
km/h
15
km/h
9
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction E 5km/h
E
ESE 8km/h
ESE
ENE 8km/h
ENE
E 12km/h
E
NE 11km/h
NE
NE 14km/h
NE
NNE 16km/h
NNE
N 20km/h
N
N 21km/h
N
NW 30km/h
NW
WSW 9km/h
WSW
SSW 15km/h
SSW
SSE 9km/h
SSE
SSE 16km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 95% 53% 87% 50% 83% 43% 77% 41% 51% 29% 85% 66% 91% 71%
Dew Point 9°C 8°C 8°C 7°C 5°C 5°C 5°C 4°C 2°C 1°C 8°C 8°C 7°C 8°C

Southern Cross Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:34 WST
sunrise
07:01 WST
sunset
17:08 WST
last light
17:35 WST
moon
rise
Sat 13:58 WST
set
Sun 03:08 WST
moon
Thu
Jun 28
moon
Fri
Jul 6
moon
Fri
Jul 13
moon
Fri
Jul 20

Southern Cross Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Jun 22
3°C 18°C 0.2mm
Thu
Jun 21
5.3°C 18°C 0.6mm
Wed
Jun 20
3.2°C 15.5°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jun 19
2.4°C 15.0°C 10.4mm
Mon
Jun 18
- 14.2°C -

Southern Cross Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jun
175.0mm
35.5 Day(s)
Total For 2018
65.4mm
19 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
170.0mm
24 Day(s)
Wettest Day
12.8mm
Apr 3
Lowest Temperature
0.5°C
May 4
Highest Temperature
43.8°C
Jan 3

Southern Cross Ap Almanac

full climatology
June Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
2.1°C
2nd
Lowest On Record
-5.0°C
16th 2006
Average This Month
5.3°C
+0.7°C
Long-term Average
4.6°C
June Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
25.9°C
3rd
Highest On Record
26.4°C
5th 2015
Average This Month
18.1°C
+0.2°C
Long-term Average
17.9°C
June Rainfall
Wettest This Month
11.8mm
8th
Total This Month
35.2mm
10 Day(s)
Long-term Average
27.8mm
10.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
69.0mm
2005
Driest On Record
5.8mm
2013
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