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Southern Cross Forecast

This morning 19°C
Today 35°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

20.8°C rising
Updated at 03:30 WST

Central Wheatbelt for Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers in the north, slight chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds E 15 to 20 km/h tending NE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 17 and 23 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 30s.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers in the east, slight chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day then becoming SE/SW 25 to 35 km/h in the early afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to 20 to 25 with daytime temperatures reaching the high 30s.

Currently at Southern Cross Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 20.8°C rising
Dew Point 10.3°C rising
Feels Like 20.8°C
Relative Humidity 51%
Wind icon
ESE 16km/h steady
Wind Gusts 24km/h
Pressure 1012.4hPa steady
Fire Danger 6.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
05:17 WST
Sunset sunset
19:09 WST

Nearby Now

Kalgoorlie 19.2°C
Cunderdin Airfield 18.4°C
Newdegate 13.3°C
Lake Grace 13.9°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Southern Cross

48-hour forecast

6am

Chance shower
19°C

9am

Chance shower
24°C

12pm

Shower
30°C

3pm

Chance shower
35°C

Central Wheatbelt Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Southern Cross 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm
Maximum 35°C 38°C 37°C 38°C 37°C 38°C 40°C
Minimum 19°C 23°C 21°C 22°C 21°C 22°C 21°C
Chance of Rain 70% 40% 20% 40% 60% 30% 40%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 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
16
km/h
19
km/h
13
km/h
23
km/h
17
km/h
22
km/h
19
km/h
22
km/h
16
km/h
18
km/h
16
km/h
14
km/h
19
km/h
Wind Direction ENE 23km/h
ENE
E 16km/h
E
ENE 19km/h
ENE
NE 13km/h
NE
E 23km/h
E
ESE 17km/h
ESE
E 22km/h
E
SE 19km/h
SE
E 22km/h
E
SSE 16km/h
SSE
SE 18km/h
SE
SSW 16km/h
SSW
E 14km/h
E
NW 19km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 57% 35% 54% 29% 53% 31% 53% 28% 56% 29% 58% 31% 50% 21%
Dew Point 15°C 17°C 19°C 17°C 17°C 17°C 18°C 17°C 18°C 16°C 20°C 18°C 18°C 14°C

Southern Cross Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
04:51 WST
sunrise
05:17 WST
sunset
19:09 WST
last light
19:36 WST
moon
rise
Sat 07:53 WST
set
Sat 21:12 WST
moon
Thu
Jan 25
moon
Thu
Feb 1
moon
Thu
Feb 8
moon
Fri
Feb 16

Southern Cross Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Jan 19
16°C 31°C 0.0mm
Thu
Jan 18
20.6°C 28°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jan 17
23.6°C 37.0°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jan 16
18.0°C 37.7°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jan 15
18.3°C 25.9°C 0.0mm

Southern Cross Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
33.6mm
4.3 Day(s)
Total For 2018
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
2.2mm
1 Day(s)
Wettest Day
0.0mm
Jan 1
Lowest Temperature
12.1°C
Jan 12
Highest Temperature
43.8°C
Jan 3

Southern Cross Ap Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
12.1°C
12th
Lowest On Record
8.5°C
13th 2003
Average This Month
17.7°C
-0.2°C
Long-term Average
17.9°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
43.8°C
3rd
Highest On Record
46.3°C
21st 2015
Average This Month
34.3°C
-0.4°C
Long-term Average
34.7°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 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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