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Southern Cross Forecast

Tonight 10°C
Tomorrow 19°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

14.3°C falling
Updated at 20:10 WST

Central Wheatbelt for Thursday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of rain. The chance of a thunderstorm, possibly severe with heavy rain which may lead to flash flooding. Winds NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending NE/SE in the evening.
Friday Cloudy. Very high (near 100%) chance of rain. The chance of a thunderstorm. Heavy falls exceeding 60 mm possible. Heavy rain which may lead to flash flooding possible in the south in the morning. Light winds becoming W/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then shifting SE 15 to 25 km/h in the afternoon.

Currently at Southern Cross Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 14.3°C falling
Dew Point 13.2°C falling
Feels Like 13.6°C
Relative Humidity 93%
Wind icon
NW 11km/h steady
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure 1021.5hPa falling
Fire Danger 1.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 7.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:52 WST
Sunset sunset
17:26 WST

Nearby Now

Newdegate 15.0°C
Lake Grace 15.5°C
Munglinup West 13.4°C
Katanning 14.9°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Southern Cross

48-hour forecast

9pm

Heavy rain
14°C

12am

Heavy shower
14°C

3am

Heavy shower
12°C

6am

Heavy shower
11°C

Central Wheatbelt Weather Warnings

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WA - Thu 18:07 WST
Severe Weather Warning (Damaging Winds and Heavy Rain) for the Central West, Lower West, Great Southern and Central Wheat Belt

WA - Thu 16:00 WST
Flooding Outlook Advice General

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 Thu
Jul 30
Fri
Jul 31
Sat
Aug 1
Sun
Aug 2
Mon
Aug 3
Tue
Aug 4
Wed
Aug 5

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Mostly sunny

Frost then sunny

Cloudy

Late shower
Maximum 18°C 19°C 13°C 13°C 15°C 15°C 16°C
Minimum 9°C 10°C 6°C 2°C 1°C 3°C 5°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 70% 10% 10% 40% 40%
Rain Amount 20-40mm 20-40mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Moderate High Moderate Slight
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 7
km/h
11
km/h
10
km/h
12
km/h
17
km/h
26
km/h
12
km/h
16
km/h
11
km/h
18
km/h
16
km/h
21
km/h
18
km/h
20
km/h
Wind Direction ENE 7km/h
ENE
N 11km/h
N
WNW 10km/h
WNW
SE 12km/h
SE
SE 17km/h
SE
ESE 26km/h
ESE
E 12km/h
E
ESE 16km/h
ESE
ENE 11km/h
ENE
ENE 18km/h
ENE
ENE 16km/h
ENE
ENE 21km/h
ENE
ENE 18km/h
ENE
NE 20km/h
NE
Relative Humidity 97% 75% 100% 80% 100% 74% 100% 57% 99% 52% 93% 54% 89% 53%
Dew Point 11°C 14°C 14°C 15°C 9°C 9°C 6°C 5°C 6°C 5°C 7°C 6°C 8°C 7°C

Southern Cross Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise 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
set
Fri 06:14 WST
rise
Fri 17:26 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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