Fairfax Media Network

Skeleton Rock Weather


31.89°S 119.51°E 397m AMSL

Southern Cross Forecast

Today 38°C
Tonight 17°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

31.6°C rising
Updated at 10:40 WST

Central Wheatbelt for Monday Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the northeast this afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm during the morning and afternoon in the northeast. Winds SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the morning then becoming SE/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 30s.

Currently at Southern Cross Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 31.6°C rising
Dew Point 12.4°C rising
Feels Like 30.5°C
Relative Humidity 31%
Wind icon
NE 9km/h falling
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure 1014.8hPa rising
Fire Danger 15.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Mon

more
Sunrise sunrise
05:51 WST
Sunset sunset
18:40 WST

Nearby Now

Newdegate 24.1°C
Lake Grace 24.4°C
Kalgoorlie 34.0°C
Munglinup West 23.3°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Southern Cross

48-hour forecast

12pm

Slight chance shower
35°C

3pm

Rain
38°C

6pm

Mostly clear
33°C

9pm

Mostly clear
27°C

Central Wheatbelt Weather Warnings

view all
There are no warnings current.

National Forecast

Southern Cross 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Feb 27
Tue
Feb 28
Wed
Mar 1
Thu
Mar 2
Fri
Mar 3
Sat
Mar 4
Sun
Mar 5

Possible thunderstorm

Mostly sunny

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm
Maximum 38°C 36°C 40°C 41°C 41°C 41°C 38°C
Minimum 21°C 17°C 19°C 22°C 23°C 23°C 20°C
Chance of Rain 80% 30% 30% 20% 60% 40% 60%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 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 12
km/h
9
km/h
22
km/h
17
km/h
21
km/h
15
km/h
22
km/h
17
km/h
18
km/h
14
km/h
17
km/h
15
km/h
21
km/h
19
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 12km/h
ESE
NNW 9km/h
NNW
SE 22km/h
SE
ESE 17km/h
ESE
ENE 21km/h
ENE
NNE 15km/h
NNE
NE 22km/h
NE
NNE 17km/h
NNE
NE 18km/h
NE
NE 14km/h
NE
ENE 17km/h
ENE
ENE 15km/h
ENE
ENE 21km/h
ENE
NE 19km/h
NE
Relative Humidity 53% 19% 59% 22% 31% 10% 23% 13% 24% 12% 26% 13% 25% 13%
Dew Point 16°C 11°C 15°C 11°C 8°C 3°C 7°C 8°C 8°C 7°C 9°C 8°C 5°C 6°C

Southern Cross Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:26 WST
sunrise
05:51 WST
sunset
18:40 WST
last light
19:05 WST
moon
set
Mon 19:10 WST
rise
Tue 07:15 WST
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
Mon
Mar 13
moon
Tue
Mar 21
moon
Tue
Mar 28

Southern Cross Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Feb 27
22°C - 0.0mm
Sun
Feb 26
19.4°C 40°C 0.0mm
Sat
Feb 25
17.6°C 35.9°C 0.0mm
Fri
Feb 24
17.1°C 32.8°C 0.0mm
Thu
Feb 23
13.5°C 31.4°C 0.0mm

Southern Cross Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
56.1mm
7.9 Day(s)
Total For 2017
135.6mm
9 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
64.4mm
9 Day(s)
Wettest Day
31.0mm
Jan 31
Lowest Temperature
7.5°C
Feb 22
Highest Temperature
44.6°C
Jan 5

Southern Cross Ap Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
7.5°C
22nd
Lowest On Record
9.3°C
26th 2009
Average This Month
17.0°C
-0.6°C
Long-term Average
17.6°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
40.0°C
26th
Highest On Record
46.7°C
16th 2005
Average This Month
30.9°C
-2.8°C
Long-term Average
33.7°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
27.8mm
9th
Total This Month
62.8mm
5 Day(s)
Long-term Average
24.7mm
3.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
73.8mm
2011
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1998
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Eastern seaboard's soaking start to autumn

12:46 EDT

Parts of Australia's eastern seaboard could receive more than a month's worth of rain in the next week, raising the risk of flooding during the opening days of autumn.

Melbourne's summer warmer than average, hot weather to continue in autumn

12:43 EDT

Melbourne may have avoided a scorching 40-degree day this summer, but warm weather is going to continue into autumn, the Bureau of Meteorology says.

Biggest rain since last winter soaking NSW coast

15:26 EDT

Parts of the New South Wales coast are in for their biggest downpours since last winter, bringing a much needed drink to gardens and parks but also causing some flooding.