Fairfax Media Network

Skeleton Rock Weather


31.89°S 119.51°E 397m AMSL

Southern Cross Forecast

Today 19°C
Tonight 2°C
windy

Now

12.8°C rising
Updated at 17:05 WST

Central Wheatbelt for Saturday Partly cloudy. Winds W 25 to 40 km/h decreasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the late evening.

Currently at Southern Cross Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 12.8°C rising
Dew Point 2.4°C falling
Feels Like 9.9°C
Relative Humidity 49%
Wind icon
W 35km/h steady
Wind Gusts 54km/h
Pressure 1003.8hPa rising
Fire Danger 8.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.6mm / 0.0mm

Sun on Sat

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

Nearby Now

Newdegate 8.3°C
Lake Grace 10.4°C
Kalgoorlie 19.0°C
Munglinup West 11.0°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Southern Cross

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly cloudy. Windy
12°C

9pm

Mostly clear
9°C

12am

Mostly clear
6°C

3am

Mostly clear
4°C

Central Wheatbelt Weather Warnings

view all
WA - Sat 14:50 WST
Sheep Graziers Warning for the Lower West, South West, South Coastal, South East Coastal, Great Southern and Central Wheat Belt districts

Western Australia Weather Update

This video is updated each morning and afternoon.

Southern Cross 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Oct 1
Sun
Oct 2
Mon
Oct 3
Tue
Oct 4
Wed
Oct 5
Thu
Oct 6
Fri
Oct 7

Windy

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 19°C 18°C 22°C 25°C 31°C 27°C 29°C
Minimum 7°C 2°C 2°C 4°C 4°C 7°C 7°C
Chance of Rain 80% 5% 20% 5% 5% 5% 40%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Very High Very High Very High Very High Very High
Frost Risk Nil Moderate Moderate Slight Slight Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 40
km/h
48
km/h
38
km/h
37
km/h
24
km/h
28
km/h
10
km/h
20
km/h
17
km/h
28
km/h
20
km/h
33
km/h
19
km/h
29
km/h
Wind Direction WNW 40km/h
WNW
W 48km/h
W
WSW 38km/h
WSW
W 37km/h
W
WNW 24km/h
WNW
W 28km/h
W
NW 10km/h
NW
WNW 20km/h
WNW
NE 17km/h
NE
NW 28km/h
NW
NW 20km/h
NW
WNW 33km/h
WNW
NNW 19km/h
NNW
NW 29km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 70% 48% 53% 34% 59% 37% 65% 26% 34% 8% 28% 15% 49% 23%
Dew Point 11°C 6°C 2°C 2°C 6°C 7°C 9°C 5°C 3°C -7°C 1°C -1°C 9°C 6°C

Southern Cross Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:15 WST
sunrise
05:39 WST
sunset
18:05 WST
last light
18:29 WST
moon
set
Sat 18:20 WST
rise
Sun 05:24 WST
moon
Sun
Oct 9
moon
Sun
Oct 16
moon
Sun
Oct 23
moon
Mon
Oct 31

Southern Cross Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Oct 1
9.4°C 20°C 0.0mm
Fri
Sep 30
-0.6°C 22.5°C 0.0mm
Thu
Sep 29
-2.4°C 20.3°C 0.0mm
Wed
Sep 28
4.2°C 14.8°C 3.0mm
Tue
Sep 27
3.1°C 22.0°C 0.0mm

Southern Cross Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Oct
274.8mm
73.7 Day(s)
Total For 2016
287.2mm
75 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
293.0mm
51 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
October Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
9.4°C
1st
Lowest On Record
-1.7°C
1st 2009
Average This Month
9.4°C
+0.1°C
Long-term Average
9.3°C
October Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
20.0°C
1st
Highest On Record
40.3°C
31st 2013
Average This Month
20.0°C
-6.4°C
Long-term Average
26.4°C
October Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
16.4mm
4.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
82.4mm
2011
Driest On Record
0.8mm
2000
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

WA storm blacks out homes, blocks roads as severe weather warning remains

18:27 EST

About 13,000 properties remain without power in Perth and Western Australia's south-west after damaging winds brought down trees and debris, with a severe weather warning still in place for a large part of the state.

SA weather: Virginia, Port Wakefield under threat as rivers burst banks

15:54 EST

The South Australian towns of Virginia and Port Wakefield are under threat from floodwaters as the Gawler and Wakefield rivers burst their banks, with warnings more rain is on the way.

NSW weather: Evacuation order for Condobolin as Lachlan River flood moves downstream

14:16 EST

An evacuation order has been issued for low-lying areas of Condobolin in the central west of New South Wales, as flood peaks in the Lachlan River move downstream.