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Southern Cross Forecast

This morning 10°C
Today 19°C
thunderstorms

Now

13.0°C rising
Updated at 07:50 WST

Central Wheatbelt for Friday Cloudy. Very high (near 100%) chance of rain. The chance of a thunderstorm. Heavy rain which may lead to flash flooding possible. Light winds becoming W/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then shifting SE 15 to 25 km/h in the afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures around 19.

Currently at Southern Cross Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 13.0°C rising
Dew Point 12.5°C rising
Feels Like 12.7°C
Relative Humidity 97%
Wind icon
ENE 7km/h falling
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure 1016.0hPa rising
Fire Danger 0.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 39.4mm / -

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Sunrise sunrise
06:51 WST
Sunset sunset
17:27 WST

Nearby Now

Newdegate 13.6°C
Lake Grace 14.1°C
Kalgoorlie 13.6°C
Munglinup West 13.8°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Southern Cross

48-hour forecast

9am

Shower
13°C

12pm

Heavy shower
17°C

3pm

Heavy rain
19°C

6pm

Heavy rain
15°C

Central Wheatbelt Weather Warnings

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WA - Fri 06:54 WST
Severe Weather Warning (Heavy Rain) for the Central West, Lower West, South West, South Coastal, Great Southern and Central Wheat Belt

WA - Fri 03:50 WST
Flooding Summary for Western Australia

WA - Thu 15:52 WST
Flood Watch for the Central Wheat Belt including the Avon Region

Western Australia Weather Update

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Southern Cross 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Jul 31
Sat
Aug 1
Sun
Aug 2
Mon
Aug 3
Tue
Aug 4
Wed
Aug 5
Thu
Aug 6

Thunder-
storms

Possible thunderstorm

Mostly sunny

Frost then sunny

Cloudy

Late shower

Possible shower
Maximum 19°C 13°C 13°C 15°C 15°C 16°C 16°C
Minimum 10°C 6°C 2°C 1°C 3°C 5°C 5°C
Chance of Rain 90% 60% 5% 5% 5% 20% 90%
Rain Amount 20-40mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Nil Nil Moderate High Moderate Slight Slight
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 10
km/h
13
km/h
22
km/h
24
km/h
9
km/h
14
km/h
10
km/h
16
km/h
14
km/h
21
km/h
16
km/h
20
km/h
17
km/h
19
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 10km/h
NNW
WSW 13km/h
WSW
SE 22km/h
SE
ESE 24km/h
ESE
E 9km/h
E
ESE 14km/h
ESE
ENE 10km/h
ENE
ENE 16km/h
ENE
ENE 14km/h
ENE
ENE 21km/h
ENE
ENE 16km/h
ENE
ENE 20km/h
ENE
NE 17km/h
NE
NNE 19km/h
NNE
Relative Humidity 100% 77% 100% 74% 90% 57% 95% 52% 90% 54% 91% 52% 88% 51%
Dew Point 13°C 15°C 8°C 8°C 4°C 5°C 6°C 5°C 6°C 6°C 7°C 6°C 7°C 6°C

Southern Cross Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:26 WST
sunrise
06:51 WST
sunset
17:27 WST
last light
17:52 WST
moon
rise
Fri 17:26 WST
set
Sat 07:03 WST
moon
Fri
Aug 7
moon
Sat
Aug 15
moon
Sun
Aug 23
moon
Sun
Aug 30

Southern Cross Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Jul 30
12.5°C 17°C 0.8mm
Wed
Jul 29
10.0°C 18.3°C 7.6mm
Tue
Jul 28
9.2°C 15.4°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jul 27
0.1°C 17.3°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jul 26
2.2°C 15.0°C 0.0mm

Southern Cross Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jul
206.9mm
50.1 Day(s)
Total For 2015
168.2mm
36 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2014
183.0mm
56 Day(s)
Wettest Day
36.8mm
Mar 31
Lowest Temperature
-2.5°C
Jul 24
Highest Temperature
46.3°C
Jan 21

Southern Cross Ap Almanac

full climatology
July Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-2.5°C
24th
Lowest On Record
-4.8°C
28th 1998
Average This Month
4.1°C
+0.7°C
Long-term Average
3.4°C
July Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
21.3°C
19th
Highest On Record
24.5°C
20th 2002
Average This Month
16.5°C
-0.1°C
Long-term Average
16.6°C
July Rainfall
Wettest This Month
7.6mm
29th
Total This Month
15.0mm
7 Day(s)
Long-term Average
34.1mm
14.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
76.8mm
2008
Driest On Record
7.8mm
2005
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