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31.89°S 119.84°E 419m AMSL

Southern Cross Forecast

Today 36°C
Tonight 20°C
sunny

Now

28.0°C rising
Updated at 10:20 WST

Central Wheatbelt for Friday Sunny. Winds E 15 to 20 km/h tending NE 20 to 30 km/h early in the morning then turning E/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 30s.

Currently at Southern Cross Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 28.0°C rising
Dew Point 1.5°C falling
Feels Like 26.7°C
Relative Humidity 18%
Wind icon
NNE 12km/h steady
Wind Gusts 19km/h
Pressure 1017.6hPa falling
Fire Danger 23.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
04:51 WST
Sunset sunset
18:59 WST

Nearby Now

Newdegate 28.2°C
Norseman Ap 25.1°C
Lake Grace 27.2°C
Kalgoorlie 25.4°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Southern Cross

48-hour forecast

12pm

Clear
32°C

3pm

Clear
35°C

6pm

Clear
34°C

9pm

Clear
28°C

Central Wheatbelt Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Southern Cross 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Dec 9
Sat
Dec 10
Sun
Dec 11
Mon
Dec 12
Tue
Dec 13
Wed
Dec 14
Thu
Dec 15

Sunny

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower

Sunny
Maximum 36°C 40°C 38°C 30°C 24°C 27°C 31°C
Minimum 15°C 20°C 23°C 17°C 11°C 10°C 12°C
Chance of Rain 5% 40% 90% 50% 10% 5% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 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 24
km/h
9
km/h
27
km/h
19
km/h
16
km/h
26
km/h
22
km/h
29
km/h
18
km/h
20
km/h
18
km/h
20
km/h
22
km/h
17
km/h
Wind Direction ENE 24km/h
ENE
ENE 9km/h
ENE
NE 27km/h
NE
N 19km/h
N
N 16km/h
N
NNW 26km/h
NNW
W 22km/h
W
W 29km/h
W
S 18km/h
S
S 20km/h
S
ESE 18km/h
ESE
SE 20km/h
SE
ENE 22km/h
ENE
NE 17km/h
NE
Relative Humidity 25% 10% 14% 9% 17% 15% 52% 34% 52% 26% 51% 20% 34% 14%
Dew Point 4°C 0°C 1°C 2°C 5°C 7°C 12°C 13°C 7°C 3°C 7°C 2°C 5°C 1°C

Southern Cross Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
04:24 WST
sunrise
04:51 WST
sunset
18:59 WST
last light
19:27 WST
moon
rise
Fri 13:41 WST
set
Sat 01:51 WST
moon
Wed
Dec 14
moon
Wed
Dec 21
moon
Thu
Dec 29
moon
Fri
Jan 6

Southern Cross Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Dec 9
16°C - -
Thu
Dec 8
9.9°C 30°C 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 7
14.7°C 29.3°C 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 6
13.4°C 33.0°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 5
12.9°C 30.3°C 0.0mm

Southern Cross Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
309.6mm
81.7 Day(s)
Total For 2016
295.2mm
82 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
356.2mm
59 Day(s)
Wettest Day
35.8mm
Jul 9
Lowest Temperature
-2.9°C
Jul 23
Highest Temperature
42.4°C
Feb 11

Southern Cross Ap Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
9.9°C
8th
Lowest On Record
5.8°C
7th 2007
Average This Month
13.9°C
-1.5°C
Long-term Average
15.4°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
33.6°C
3rd
Highest On Record
45.7°C
30th 2013
Average This Month
30.8°C
-2.0°C
Long-term Average
32.8°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
16.3mm
3.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
91.4mm
2011
Driest On Record
0.0mm
2008
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