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Southern Cross Forecast

This morning 2°C
Today 16°C
frost_then_sunny

Now

5.1°C falling
Updated at 01:30 WST

Central Wheatbelt for Tuesday Partly cloudy. Areas of frost in the early morning. Light winds becoming W/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to around 3 with daytime temperatures reaching around 17.
Wednesday Cloudy. Slight chance of a shower in the northwest in the afternoon. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching around 18.

Currently at Southern Cross Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 5.1°C falling
Dew Point 3.9°C falling
Feels Like 5.1°C
Relative Humidity 92%
Wind icon
Calm steady
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure 1022.6hPa rising
Fire Danger 0.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 10.4mm / 0.0mm

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
07:00 WST
Sunset sunset
17:07 WST

Nearby Now

Newdegate 5.4°C
Lake Grace 6.4°C
Munglinup West 4.8°C
Katanning 6.6°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Southern Cross

48-hour forecast

3am

Clear
4°C

6am

Clear
3°C

9am

Clear
8°C

12pm

Clear
14°C

Central Wheatbelt Weather Warnings

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WA - Mon 23:08 WST
Sheep Graziers

WA - Mon 23:04 WST
Severe Weather Warning

National Forecast

Southern Cross 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Jun 19
Wed
Jun 20
Thu
Jun 21
Fri
Jun 22
Sat
Jun 23
Sun
Jun 24
Mon
Jun 25

Frost then sunny

Cloudy

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny
Maximum 16°C 17°C 17°C 18°C 17°C 19°C 18°C
Minimum 2°C 7°C 5°C 4°C 4°C 3°C 3°C
Chance of Rain 5% 10% 30% 40% 5% 5% 40%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Low Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Moderate Nil Slight Slight Slight Moderate Moderate
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 11
km/h
18
km/h
6
km/h
13
km/h
4
km/h
11
km/h
4
km/h
10
km/h
5
km/h
10
km/h
6
km/h
8
km/h
11
km/h
15
km/h
Wind Direction WNW 11km/h
WNW
W 18km/h
W
WNW 6km/h
WNW
W 13km/h
W
NW 4km/h
NW
W 11km/h
W
N 4km/h
N
WSW 10km/h
WSW
ESE 5km/h
ESE
SSE 10km/h
SSE
ENE 6km/h
ENE
E 8km/h
E
NE 11km/h
NE
N 15km/h
N
Relative Humidity 85% 57% 95% 66% 92% 60% 85% 56% 91% 54% 84% 45% 75% 40%
Dew Point 5°C 8°C 11°C 11°C 9°C 9°C 8°C 9°C 7°C 8°C 7°C 7°C 5°C 4°C

Southern Cross Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:33 WST
sunrise
07:00 WST
sunset
17:07 WST
last light
17:34 WST
moon
rise
Tue 11:33 WST
set
Tue 23:13 WST
moon
Wed
Jun 20
moon
Thu
Jun 28
moon
Fri
Jul 6
moon
Fri
Jul 13

Southern Cross Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Jun 18
- 14°C -
Sun
Jun 17
6.0°C 22°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jun 16
5.2°C 20.0°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jun 15
2.7°C 18.5°C 0.0mm
Thu
Jun 14
3.1°C 17.6°C 0.0mm

Southern Cross Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jun
175.0mm
35.5 Day(s)
Total For 2018
54.2mm
16 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
168.0mm
22 Day(s)
Wettest Day
12.8mm
Apr 3
Lowest Temperature
0.5°C
May 4
Highest Temperature
43.8°C
Jan 3

Southern Cross Ap Almanac

full climatology
June Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
2.1°C
2nd
Lowest On Record
-5.0°C
16th 2006
Average This Month
5.8°C
+1.2°C
Long-term Average
4.6°C
June Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
25.9°C
3rd
Highest On Record
26.4°C
5th 2015
Average This Month
18.4°C
+0.5°C
Long-term Average
17.9°C
June Rainfall
Wettest This Month
11.8mm
8th
Total This Month
24.0mm
7 Day(s)
Long-term Average
27.8mm
10.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
69.0mm
2005
Driest On Record
5.8mm
2013
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Weather News

Frosty start to Tuesday

17:18 EST

Cold air, clear skies and light winds will cause widespread frost across multiple states and territories on Tuesday morning.

Did this cold snap break records?

12:27 EST

A pulse of wintry weather has sent shivers across southeastern Australia during the last few days.

Could Ord Valley hay be the solution to feed shortages in drought-stricken SE Australia?

06:21 EST

Could fodder grown in Western Australia's remote Ord River Irrigation Scheme be the solution to the feed shortage on drought-stricken farmland in South Eastern Australia? The sub-tropical climate and access to irrigation allows farmers in the Ord to produce significant tonnages of Rhodes Grass hay for the local cattle industry, yields up to 30 tonnes per hectare a year.