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31.78°S 119.30°E 417m AMSL

Southern Cross Forecast

Today 36°C
Tonight 14°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

34.6°C steady
Updated at 16:30 WST

Central Wheatbelt for Monday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the east, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm, possibly severe with damaging winds and heavy falls in the E. Winds SW 20 to 30 km/h.

Currently at Southern Cross Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 34.6°C steady
Dew Point 11.1°C rising
Feels Like 33.1°C
Relative Humidity 24%
Wind icon
WNW 24km/h falling
Wind Gusts 39km/h
Pressure 1006.9hPa falling
Fire Danger 30.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
05:45 WST
Sunset sunset
18:47 WST

Nearby Now

Newdegate 29.6°C
Lake Grace 28.9°C
Munglinup West 21.6°C
Katanning 27.3°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Southern Cross

48-hour forecast

6pm

Slight chance storm
32°C

9pm

Slight chance storm
26°C

12am

Shower
22°C

3am

Mostly clear
17°C

Central Wheatbelt Weather Warnings

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WA - Mon 15:06 WST
Severe Thunderstorm Warning (Damaging Winds & Heavy Rain) for the Goldfields, South East Coastal and Central Wheat Belt Districts

WA - Mon 11:02 WST
Flooding Outlook Advice General

WA - Mon 10:58 WST
Flood Warning for the Avon River

National Forecast

Southern Cross 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Feb 20
Tue
Feb 21
Wed
Feb 22
Thu
Feb 23
Fri
Feb 24
Sat
Feb 25
Sun
Feb 26

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 36°C 24°C 26°C 32°C 35°C 38°C 38°C
Minimum 20°C 14°C 10°C 13°C 17°C 19°C 21°C
Chance of Rain 90% 10% 5% 5% 5% 20% 30%
Rain Amount 5-10mm < 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 23
km/h
24
km/h
30
km/h
36
km/h
12
km/h
11
km/h
17
km/h
15
km/h
23
km/h
22
km/h
24
km/h
16
km/h
20
km/h
14
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 23km/h
NNW
WNW 24km/h
WNW
W 30km/h
W
WSW 36km/h
WSW
SSE 12km/h
SSE
S 11km/h
S
ENE 17km/h
ENE
E 15km/h
E
E 23km/h
E
E 22km/h
E
ENE 24km/h
ENE
ENE 16km/h
ENE
NE 20km/h
NE
N 14km/h
N
Relative Humidity 33% 31% 59% 34% 53% 27% 45% 21% 39% 19% 36% 15% 27% 12%
Dew Point 11°C 17°C 9°C 7°C 5°C 4°C 8°C 6°C 7°C 7°C 7°C 5°C 7°C 4°C

Southern Cross Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:21 WST
sunrise
05:46 WST
sunset
18:46 WST
last light
19:11 WST
moon
rise
Tue 00:43 WST
set
Wed 15:32 WST
moon
Mon
Feb 27
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
Mon
Mar 13
moon
Tue
Mar 21

Southern Cross Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Feb 20
20.2°C 36°C 0.0mm
Sun
Feb 19
16.9°C 33.1°C 0.0mm
Sat
Feb 18
14.7°C 31.5°C 0.0mm
Fri
Feb 17
14.1°C 31.0°C 0.0mm
Thu
Feb 16
17.7°C 32.1°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
63.6mm
8 Day(s)
Wettest Day
31.0mm
Jan 31
Lowest Temperature
12.4°C
Feb 9
Highest Temperature
44.6°C
Jan 5

Southern Cross Ap Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
12.4°C
9th
Lowest On Record
9.3°C
26th 2009
Average This Month
17.4°C
-0.2°C
Long-term Average
17.6°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
37.0°C
7th
Highest On Record
46.7°C
16th 2005
Average This Month
30.6°C
-3.1°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
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Weather News

Cyclone Alfred forms in Gulf of Carpentaria prompting evacuations at Borroloola

18:43 EDT

Some homes in the community of Borroloola on the Gulf of Carpentaria have been evacuated with 74 residents sheltering elsewhere, as they wait for Cyclone Alfred to make landfall about sunrise on Tuesday.

King Ash Bay fishing village flooded as Tropical Cyclone Alfred forms in Gulf of Carpentaria

14:35 EDT

Shacks in the fishing village of King Ash Bay in the Northern Territory's Gulf of Carpentaria have been flooded by the McArthur River.

Tropical Cyclone Alfred emerges over the Gulf

13:45 EDT

Early today, a tropical low that has been lingering over the Gulf of Carpentaria was upgraded to tropical cyclone.