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Southern Cross Forecast

Today 38°C
Tonight 21°C
sunny

Now

29.1°C rising
Updated at 09:10 WST

Central Wheatbelt for Monday Sunny. Winds NE 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day then becoming E 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 40.

Currently at Southern Cross Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 29.1°C rising
Dew Point 5.9°C rising
Feels Like 27.6°C
Relative Humidity 23%
Wind icon
NE 29km/h falling
Wind Gusts 35km/h
Pressure 1021.1hPa steady
Fire Danger 30.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
05:35 WST
Sunset sunset
18:58 WST

Nearby Now

Kalgoorlie 26.1°C
Cunderdin Airfield 32.3°C
Dalwallinu 31.7°C
Newdegate 30.7°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Southern Cross

48-hour forecast

12pm

Clear
35°C

3pm

Clear
38°C

6pm

Clear
36°C

9pm

Clear
30°C

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Southern Cross 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Feb 8
Tue
Feb 9
Wed
Feb 10
Thu
Feb 11
Fri
Feb 12
Sat
Feb 13
Sun
Feb 14

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny
Maximum 38°C 41°C 42°C 43°C 42°C 33°C 30°C
Minimum 21°C 21°C 24°C 23°C 23°C 19°C 13°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 20%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 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
16
km/h
18
km/h
7
km/h
16
km/h
5
km/h
14
km/h
10
km/h
12
km/h
15
km/h
24
km/h
24
km/h
29
km/h
26
km/h
Wind Direction ENE 23km/h
ENE
ENE 16km/h
ENE
NNE 18km/h
NNE
S 7km/h
S
NNE 16km/h
NNE
SSW 5km/h
SSW
N 14km/h
N
W 10km/h
W
N 12km/h
N
SW 15km/h
SW
ESE 24km/h
ESE
ESE 24km/h
ESE
E 29km/h
E
ENE 26km/h
ENE
Relative Humidity 32% 10% 20% 8% 13% 7% 19% 7% 23% 11% 44% 21% 56% 24%
Dew Point 10°C 2°C 5°C 1°C 3°C 0°C 6°C 1°C 9°C 6°C 11°C 8°C 10°C 8°C

Southern Cross Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:09 WST
sunrise
05:35 WST
sunset
18:58 WST
last light
19:24 WST
moon
set
Mon 18:35 WST
rise
Tue 06:02 WST
moon
Tue
Feb 9
moon
Mon
Feb 15
moon
Tue
Feb 23
moon
Wed
Mar 2

Southern Cross Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Feb 7
19.2°C 37°C 0.0mm
Sat
Feb 6
15.2°C 36.1°C 0.0mm
Fri
Feb 5
16.2°C 33.5°C 0.0mm
Thu
Feb 4
15.9°C 30.4°C 0.0mm
Wed
Feb 3
13.2°C 29.2°C 0.0mm

Southern Cross Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
56.1mm
7.9 Day(s)
Total For 2016
63.6mm
8 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
1.8mm
2 Day(s)
Wettest Day
20.4mm
Jan 19
Lowest Temperature
10.4°C
Feb 2
Highest Temperature
40.0°C
Jan 3

Southern Cross Ap Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
10.4°C
2nd
Lowest On Record
9.3°C
26th 2009
Average This Month
14.5°C
-3.1°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
30.9°C
-2.8°C
Long-term Average
33.7°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 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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