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Southern Cross Forecast

Today 19°C
Tonight 0°C
possible_shower

Now

16.2°C falling
Updated at 15:00 WST

Central Wheatbelt for Sunday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers in the far southwest, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming SE/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 15 and 20.

Currently at Southern Cross Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 16.2°C falling
Dew Point 4.3°C rising
Feels Like 16.2°C
Relative Humidity 45%
Wind icon
SSW 24km/h rising
Wind Gusts 31km/h
Pressure 1015.6hPa rising
Fire Danger 7.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
05:48 WST
Sunset sunset
18:01 WST

Nearby Now

Kalgoorlie 21.3°C
Cunderdin Airfield 16.2°C
Dalwallinu 13.6°C
Newdegate 15.1°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Southern Cross

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly clear
15°C

9pm

Mostly clear
10°C

12am

Clear
5°C

3am

Clear
2°C

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Southern Cross 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Sep 25
Mon
Sep 26
Tue
Sep 27
Wed
Sep 28
Thu
Sep 29
Fri
Sep 30
Sat
Oct 1

Possible shower

Frost then sunny

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Cloud increasing

Possible shower
Maximum 19°C 20°C 20°C 16°C 23°C 24°C 19°C
Minimum 0°C 0°C 4°C 2°C -1°C 5°C 7°C
Chance of Rain 40% 30% 70% 5% 5% 70% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index High Very High Very High Very High Very High
Frost Risk High High Slight Moderate Severe Slight Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 12
km/h
19
km/h
8
km/h
20
km/h
19
km/h
37
km/h
25
km/h
22
km/h
18
km/h
18
km/h
20
km/h
32
km/h
39
km/h
43
km/h
Wind Direction W 12km/h
W
SW 19km/h
SW
NNW 8km/h
NNW
W 20km/h
W
WNW 19km/h
WNW
WNW 37km/h
WNW
SW 25km/h
SW
SSW 22km/h
SSW
NE 18km/h
NE
N 18km/h
N
WNW 20km/h
WNW
WNW 32km/h
WNW
WNW 39km/h
WNW
WNW 43km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 55% 42% 50% 28% 67% 39% 54% 32% 45% 16% 43% 24% 66% 49%
Dew Point 4°C 6°C 2°C 1°C 8°C 6°C 0°C 0°C 0°C -4°C 2°C 3°C 8°C 8°C

Southern Cross Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:22 WST
sunrise
05:47 WST
sunset
18:01 WST
last light
18:26 WST
moon
rise
Mon 02:40 WST
set
Mon 13:44 WST
moon
Sat
Oct 1
moon
Sun
Oct 9
moon
Sun
Oct 16
moon
Sun
Oct 23

Southern Cross Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Sep 25
-0.4°C - 0.0mm
Sat
Sep 24
-2.8°C 17.6°C 0.0mm
Fri
Sep 23
6.0°C 16.2°C 0.6mm
Thu
Sep 22
2.3°C 25.3°C 0.0mm
Wed
Sep 21
1.7°C 25.4°C 0.0mm

Southern Cross Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Sep
258.4mm
69.2 Day(s)
Total For 2016
284.2mm
74 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
293.0mm
51 Day(s)
Wettest Day
35.8mm
Jul 9
Lowest Temperature
-2.9°C
Jul 23
Highest Temperature
42.4°C
Feb 11

Southern Cross Ap Almanac

full climatology
September Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-2.9°C
17th
Lowest On Record
-3.2°C
10th 2005
Average This Month
3.2°C
-2.3°C
Long-term Average
5.5°C
September Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
30.7°C
6th
Highest On Record
34.5°C
29th 2006
Average This Month
19.8°C
-1.8°C
Long-term Average
21.6°C
September Rainfall
Wettest This Month
2.6mm
1st
Total This Month
5.0mm
5 Day(s)
Long-term Average
23.5mm
7.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
40.8mm
2006
Driest On Record
11.8mm
2002
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