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Southern Cross Forecast

Today 40°C
Tonight 19°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

31.5°C steady
Updated at 09:30 WST

Central Wheatbelt for Sunday Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower or thunderstorm in the north and east during this afternoon and early evening. Winds N/NE 20 to 30 km/h shifting W/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the late morning and early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures around 40.

Currently at Southern Cross Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 31.5°C steady
Dew Point 5.8°C steady
Feels Like 29.5°C
Relative Humidity 20%
Wind icon
N 31km/h steady
Wind Gusts 39km/h
Pressure 1013.5hPa falling
Fire Danger 38.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
05:50 WST
Sunset sunset
18:41 WST

Nearby Now

Kalgoorlie 29.8°C
Cunderdin Airfield 29.7°C
Dalwallinu 30.1°C
Newdegate 31.1°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Southern Cross

48-hour forecast

12pm

Clear
38°C

3pm

Intermittent rain
40°C

6pm

Mostly cloudy
35°C

9pm

Chance shower
28°C

Central Wheatbelt Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Southern Cross 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Feb 26
Mon
Feb 27
Tue
Feb 28
Wed
Mar 1
Thu
Mar 2
Fri
Mar 3
Sat
Mar 4

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm
Maximum 40°C 38°C 35°C 40°C 39°C 41°C 42°C
Minimum 21°C 19°C 17°C 19°C 22°C 21°C 24°C
Chance of Rain 70% 40% 20% 30% 30% 60% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 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 25
km/h
20
km/h
7
km/h
14
km/h
22
km/h
16
km/h
19
km/h
12
km/h
15
km/h
17
km/h
18
km/h
16
km/h
23
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction NNE 25km/h
NNE
NNW 20km/h
NNW
SE 7km/h
SE
W 14km/h
W
SE 22km/h
SE
ESE 16km/h
ESE
E 19km/h
E
N 12km/h
N
ENE 15km/h
ENE
N 17km/h
N
ENE 18km/h
ENE
NNE 16km/h
NNE
ENE 23km/h
ENE
NNE 16km/h
NNE
Relative Humidity 24% 12% 44% 15% 56% 21% 40% 16% 30% 12% 31% 11% 29% 15%
Dew Point 7°C 6°C 13°C 8°C 14°C 10°C 12°C 10°C 10°C 5°C 11°C 6°C 12°C 11°C

Southern Cross Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:25 WST
sunrise
05:50 WST
sunset
18:41 WST
last light
19:06 WST
moon
set
Sun 18:30 WST
rise
Mon 06:13 WST
moon
Mon
Feb 27
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
Mon
Mar 13
moon
Tue
Mar 21

Southern Cross Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Feb 26
19°C - 0.0mm
Sat
Feb 25
17.6°C 36°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
Wed
Feb 22
7.5°C 26.1°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
64.4mm
9 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
16.8°C
-0.8°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
30.6°C
-3.1°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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Weather News

Warmer seas give east coast rain a helping hand

15:19 EDT

If you wanted to stay a bit warmer today, a dip in the ocean is probably your best bet, despite the rain.

Thunderstorms light up the Sydney night sky

13:18 EDT

Once the southerly change bumped into a low pressure trough sitting just off the Sydney coast last night, things became electric between the two.

Flood-affected WA farmers plead for faster relief funding

20:49 EDT

Flood-affected farmers in the Ravensthorpe shire on the south coast of WA say the State Government has been slow in reacting to their plight, adding there is a lack of comprehension around the scale of the damage.