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Southern Cross Forecast

This morning 18°C
Today 35°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

23.8°C steady
Updated at 00:20 WST

Central Wheatbelt for Monday Mostly clear. Slight (20%) chance of a shower or thunderstorm in the east. Thunderstorms possibly severe in the far SE corner with damaging winds and heavy rain which may lead to flash flooding. Winds SW 15 to 20 km/h turning S/SE in the evening.
Tuesday Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the northeast in the afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm, with gusty winds in the afternoon and evening. Winds SE 15 to 20 km/h.

Currently at Southern Cross Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 23.8°C steady
Dew Point 18.0°C steady
Feels Like 23.8°C
Relative Humidity 70%
Wind icon
SE 14km/h falling
Wind Gusts 19km/h
Pressure 1015.8hPa rising
Fire Danger 3.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
05:51 WST
Sunset sunset
18:39 WST

Nearby Now

Kalgoorlie 25.2°C
Cunderdin Airfield 22.0°C
Newdegate 15.5°C
Lake Grace 16.7°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Southern Cross

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
20°C

6am

Mostly clear
18°C

9am

Mostly clear
23°C

12pm

Mostly clear
31°C

Central Wheatbelt Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Southern Cross 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Feb 28
Wed
Mar 1
Thu
Mar 2
Fri
Mar 3
Sat
Mar 4
Sun
Mar 5
Mon
Mar 6

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Sunny
Maximum 35°C 40°C 40°C 40°C 40°C 40°C 41°C
Minimum 18°C 20°C 23°C 23°C 24°C 23°C 24°C
Chance of Rain 50% 20% 60% 50% 30% 20% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 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 22
km/h
18
km/h
21
km/h
14
km/h
22
km/h
19
km/h
19
km/h
15
km/h
20
km/h
12
km/h
21
km/h
18
km/h
25
km/h
20
km/h
Wind Direction SE 22km/h
SE
SE 18km/h
SE
E 21km/h
E
NE 14km/h
NE
NE 22km/h
NE
NNE 19km/h
NNE
ENE 19km/h
ENE
NE 15km/h
NE
ENE 20km/h
ENE
ENE 12km/h
ENE
ENE 21km/h
ENE
ENE 18km/h
ENE
NE 25km/h
NE
NE 20km/h
NE
Relative Humidity 60% 23% 34% 12% 25% 10% 26% 13% 22% 12% 24% 13% 24% 12%
Dew Point 15°C 11°C 10°C 6°C 8°C 3°C 8°C 7°C 7°C 6°C 8°C 7°C 9°C 7°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
05:27 WST
sunrise
05:51 WST
sunset
18:39 WST
last light
19:03 WST
moon
rise
Tue 07:15 WST
set
Tue 19:49 WST
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
Mon
Mar 13
moon
Tue
Mar 21
moon
Tue
Mar 28

Southern Cross Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Feb 27
21.6°C 38°C 0.0mm
Sun
Feb 26
19.4°C 39.6°C 0.0mm
Sat
Feb 25
17.6°C 35.9°C 0.0mm
Fri
Feb 24
17.1°C 32.8°C 0.0mm
Thu
Feb 23
13.5°C 31.4°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
65.6mm
10 Day(s)
Wettest Day
31.0mm
Jan 31
Lowest Temperature
7.5°C
Feb 22
Highest Temperature
44.6°C
Jan 5

Southern Cross Ap Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
7.5°C
22nd
Lowest On Record
9.3°C
26th 2009
Average This Month
17.0°C
-0.6°C
Long-term Average
17.6°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
39.6°C
26th
Highest On Record
46.7°C
16th 2005
Average This Month
31.2°C
-2.5°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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