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Southern Cross Forecast

Tonight 4°C
Tomorrow 19°C
mostly_sunny

Now

12.1°C falling
Updated at 19:00 WST

Central Wheatbelt for Thursday Clear. Light winds.
Friday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the southwest in the morning and early afternoon. Light winds becoming S 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening. ##.

Currently at Southern Cross Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 12.1°C falling
Dew Point 2.0°C falling
Feels Like 11.3°C
Relative Humidity 50%
Wind icon
ESE 9km/h rising
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure 1019.2hPa steady
Fire Danger 4.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:49 WST
Sunset sunset
17:10 WST

Nearby Now

Kalgoorlie 14.6°C
Newdegate 12.0°C
Lake Grace 12.9°C
Salmon Gums 8.9°C

Next 12 hours in Southern Cross

48-hour forecast

9pm

Clear
11°C

12am

Clear
7°C

3am

Clear
6°C

6am

Clear
4°C

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National Forecast

Southern Cross 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
May 25
Fri
May 26
Sat
May 27
Sun
May 28
Mon
May 29
Tue
May 30
Wed
May 31

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 22°C 19°C 17°C 17°C 20°C 23°C 27°C
Minimum 5°C 4°C 3°C 3°C 1°C 5°C 8°C
Chance of Rain 5% 20% 5% 5% 5% 5% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Slight Slight Moderate Moderate High Slight Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 10
km/h
13
km/h
9
km/h
18
km/h
12
km/h
14
km/h
10
km/h
11
km/h
8
km/h
8
km/h
18
km/h
15
km/h
16
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction ENE 10km/h
ENE
NNW 13km/h
NNW
W 9km/h
W
SW 18km/h
SW
SSE 12km/h
SSE
SSE 14km/h
SSE
ESE 10km/h
ESE
ESE 11km/h
ESE
NE 8km/h
NE
ESE 8km/h
ESE
NE 18km/h
NE
N 15km/h
N
NNE 16km/h
NNE
N 18km/h
N
Relative Humidity 72% 29% 78% 56% 76% 44% 77% 46% 65% 37% 60% 31% 53% 25%
Dew Point 6°C 4°C 8°C 10°C 5°C 5°C 5°C 6°C 2°C 5°C 4°C 5°C 5°C 6°C

Southern Cross Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:23 WST
sunrise
06:49 WST
sunset
17:10 WST
last light
17:36 WST
moon
rise
Fri 06:54 WST
set
Fri 17:53 WST
moon
Thu
Jun 1
moon
Fri
Jun 9
moon
Sat
Jun 17
moon
Sat
Jun 24

Southern Cross Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
May 25
2.8°C 23°C 0.0mm
Wed
May 24
4.1°C 21.3°C 0.0mm
Tue
May 23
3.2°C 17.9°C 0.0mm
Mon
May 22
1.4°C 16.4°C 1.2mm
Sun
May 21
8.2°C 18.3°C 0.0mm

Southern Cross Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
146.0mm
24.8 Day(s)
Total For 2017
168.0mm
22 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
167.4mm
31 Day(s)
Wettest Day
31.0mm
Jan 31
Lowest Temperature
1.4°C
May 22
Highest Temperature
44.6°C
Jan 5

Southern Cross Ap Almanac

full climatology
May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
1.4°C
22nd
Lowest On Record
-3.4°C
22nd 2007
Average This Month
8.3°C
+0.7°C
Long-term Average
7.6°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
28.6°C
4th
Highest On Record
34.0°C
2nd 2002
Average This Month
21.7°C
+0.3°C
Long-term Average
21.4°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
13.8mm
11th
Total This Month
19.2mm
6 Day(s)
Long-term Average
30.3mm
8.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
91.8mm
1999
Driest On Record
2.2mm
2000
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