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Southern Cross Forecast

Today 16°C
Tonight 4°C
rain

Now

11.2°C rising
Updated at 10:10 WST

Central Wheatbelt for Saturday Cloudy. Very high (near 100%) chance of rain, tending to showers during the afternoon. Winds NW 20 to 30 km/h turning W 25 to 35 km/h during the morning and early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures around 16.

Currently at Southern Cross Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 11.2°C rising
Dew Point 10.1°C rising
Feels Like 9.9°C
Relative Humidity 93%
Wind icon
W 11km/h falling
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure 1006.2hPa rising
Fire Danger 0.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 1.4mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:24 WST
Sunset sunset
17:44 WST

Nearby Now

Newdegate 11.4°C
Lake Grace 12.2°C
Munglinup West 12.1°C
Katanning 12.4°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Southern Cross

48-hour forecast

12pm

Rain
13°C

3pm

Intermittent rain
16°C

6pm

Intermittent rain
14°C

9pm

Mostly clear
11°C

Central Wheatbelt Weather Warnings

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WA - Sat 06:22 WST
Sheep Graziers Warning for the CW, LW, SW, S Coastal, SE Coastal, Great Southern and C Wheat Belt forecast districts.

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Southern Cross 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Aug 27
Sun
Aug 28
Mon
Aug 29
Tue
Aug 30
Wed
Aug 31
Thu
Sep 1
Fri
Sep 2

Rain

Possible shower

Possible shower

Cloudy

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny

Sunny
Maximum 16°C 12°C 13°C 16°C 15°C 17°C 20°C
Minimum 9°C 4°C 3°C 2°C 4°C 1°C 3°C
Chance of Rain 90% 80% 60% 60% 90% 5% 50%
Rain Amount 5-10mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate High Moderate
Frost Risk Nil Slight Moderate Moderate Slight High Moderate
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 20
km/h
30
km/h
27
km/h
32
km/h
20
km/h
23
km/h
5
km/h
16
km/h
13
km/h
22
km/h
11
km/h
12
km/h
16
km/h
24
km/h
Wind Direction WNW 20km/h
WNW
NW 30km/h
NW
W 27km/h
W
WSW 32km/h
WSW
WSW 20km/h
WSW
SW 23km/h
SW
NW 5km/h
NW
NW 16km/h
NW
NNW 13km/h
NNW
W 22km/h
W
SSE 11km/h
SSE
SSE 12km/h
SSE
NNE 16km/h
NNE
N 24km/h
N
Relative Humidity 95% 75% 91% 76% 92% 67% 87% 46% 74% 54% 80% 44% 72% 35%
Dew Point 11°C 12°C 6°C 8°C 6°C 7°C 7°C 5°C 6°C 6°C 4°C 5°C 6°C 4°C

Southern Cross Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:00 WST
sunrise
06:24 WST
sunset
17:44 WST
last light
18:08 WST
moon
set
Sat 12:56 WST
rise
Sun 03:02 WST
moon
Thu
Sep 1
moon
Fri
Sep 9
moon
Sat
Sep 17
moon
Fri
Sep 23

Southern Cross Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Aug 27
8°C - 2mm
Fri
Aug 26
8.6°C 21°C 0.0mm
Thu
Aug 25
-0.2°C 16.5°C 0.0mm
Wed
Aug 24
-1.9°C 16.3°C 0.0mm
Tue
Aug 23
-0.2°C 13.2°C 0.4mm

Southern Cross Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
234.9mm
61.4 Day(s)
Total For 2016
272.4mm
67 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
290.2mm
49 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
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-2.6°C
1st
Lowest On Record
-3.8°C
19th 1997
Average This Month
3.0°C
-0.7°C
Long-term Average
3.7°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
24.4°C
14th
Highest On Record
31.0°C
30th 2006
Average This Month
16.5°C
-2.2°C
Long-term Average
18.7°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
4.8mm
18th
Total This Month
17.4mm
12 Day(s)
Long-term Average
28.0mm
11.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
76.6mm
2003
Driest On Record
5.8mm
2014
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