Southern Cross Weather


31.23°S 119.33°E 362m AMSL

Southern Cross Forecast

This morning 17°C
Today 29°C
mostly_sunny

Now

25.1°C falling
Updated at 00:30 WST

Central Wheatbelt for Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers in the far southwest. The chance of a thunderstorm in the east in the early morning. Winds W 25 to 40 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 14 and 18 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower in the far southwest. Winds W/SW 15 to 25 km/h turning S 15 to 20 km/h in the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to around 14 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.

Currently at Southern Cross Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 25.1°C falling
Dew Point 19.9°C rising
Feels Like 27.0°C
Relative Humidity 73%
Wind icon
NNE 9km/h rising
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure 1001.8hPa rising
Fire Danger 2.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 3.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
05:20 WST
Sunset sunset
19:08 WST

Nearby Now

Cunderdin Airfield 17.8°C
Newdegate 18.9°C
Lake Grace 19.6°C
Norseman Ap 22.1°C

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Southern Cross

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
20°C

6am

Mostly clear
17°C

9am

Clear
21°C

12pm

Clear. Windy
26°C

Central Wheatbelt Weather Warnings

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WA - Tue 22:58 WST
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Southern Cross 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Jan 23
Thu
Jan 24
Fri
Jan 25
Sat
Jan 26
Sun
Jan 27
Mon
Jan 28
Tue
Jan 29

Mostly sunny

Increasing sunshine

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Possible thunderstorm
Maximum 29°C 29°C 32°C 34°C 35°C 38°C 35°C
Minimum 17°C 13°C 13°C 15°C 15°C 19°C 23°C
Chance of Rain 20% 5% 5% 5% 5% 40% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm 1-5mm
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 29
km/h
41
km/h
24
km/h
23
km/h
20
km/h
13
km/h
24
km/h
22
km/h
23
km/h
17
km/h
20
km/h
16
km/h
20
km/h
21
km/h
Wind Direction WNW 29km/h
WNW
WNW 41km/h
WNW
WSW 24km/h
WSW
SW 23km/h
SW
ESE 20km/h
ESE
SSE 13km/h
SSE
SE 24km/h
SE
SSE 22km/h
SSE
E 23km/h
E
SE 17km/h
SE
NE 20km/h
NE
N 16km/h
N
ENE 20km/h
ENE
SE 21km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 51% 20% 58% 29% 53% 22% 44% 20% 45% 20% 29% 14% 45% 34%
Dew Point 11°C 4°C 10°C 9°C 11°C 7°C 10°C 8°C 12°C 9°C 9°C 6°C 16°C 17°C

Southern Cross Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
04:53 WST
sunrise
05:20 WST
sunset
19:08 WST
last light
19:35 WST
moon
set
Wed 07:19 WST
rise
Wed 20:59 WST
moon
Mon
Jan 28
moon
Tue
Feb 5
moon
Wed
Feb 13
moon
Wed
Feb 20

Southern Cross Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Jan 22
18.8°C 43°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jan 21
20.2°C 44.1°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jan 20
22.9°C 40.7°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jan 19
19.8°C 38.2°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jan 18
16.2°C 34.9°C 0.0mm

Southern Cross Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
33.6mm
4.3 Day(s)
Total For 2019
3.0mm
1 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2018
0.2mm
1 Day(s)
Wettest Day
3.0mm
Jan 9
Lowest Temperature
13.3°C
Jan 4
Highest Temperature
44.1°C
Jan 21

Southern Cross Ap Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
13.3°C
4th
Lowest On Record
8.5°C
13th 2003
Average This Month
18.1°C
+0.2°C
Long-term Average
17.9°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
44.1°C
21st
Highest On Record
46.3°C
21st 2015
Average This Month
37.2°C
+2.5°C
Long-term Average
34.7°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
3.0mm
9th
Total This Month
3.0mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
33.6mm
4.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
113.0mm
2001
Driest On Record
0.0mm
2005
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