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Southern Cross Forecast

This morning 5°C
Today 13°C
clearing_shower

Now

11.0°C falling
Updated at 06:30 WST

Central Wheatbelt for Saturday Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower this morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the southeast early this morning. Winds SE 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 12 and 15.

Currently at Southern Cross Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 11.0°C falling
Dew Point 9.6°C falling
Feels Like 8.0°C
Relative Humidity 91%
Wind icon
SSE 27km/h rising
Wind Gusts 33km/h
Pressure 1015.9hPa rising
Fire Danger 1.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 53.2mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:51 WST
Sunset sunset
17:27 WST

Nearby Now

Kalgoorlie 11.8°C
Cunderdin Airfield 10.0°C
Dalwallinu 9.9°C
Newdegate 9.0°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Southern Cross

48-hour forecast

9am

Intermittent rain
7°C

12pm

Mostly cloudy
10°C

3pm

Mostly cloudy
12°C

6pm

Mostly clear
10°C

Central Wheatbelt Weather Warnings

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WA - Sat 04:14 WST
Cancellation of Severe Weather Warning for the Gascoyne, Goldfields, Eucla, SE Coastal, Great Southern and Central Wheat Belt

WA - Fri 10:42 WST
Flood Watch for the Central Wheat Belt

Western Australia Weather Update

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Southern Cross 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Aug 1
Sun
Aug 2
Mon
Aug 3
Tue
Aug 4
Wed
Aug 5
Thu
Aug 6
Fri
Aug 7

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny

Frost then sunny

Mostly sunny

Cloudy

Mostly sunny

Rain
Maximum 13°C 14°C 15°C 15°C 17°C 19°C 18°C
Minimum 5°C 0°C 1°C 3°C 5°C 5°C 7°C
Chance of Rain 70% 5% 5% 5% 20% 40% 50%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Slight High High Moderate Slight Slight Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 28
km/h
26
km/h
11
km/h
13
km/h
9
km/h
13
km/h
12
km/h
17
km/h
15
km/h
19
km/h
18
km/h
19
km/h
17
km/h
20
km/h
Wind Direction SE 28km/h
SE
SE 26km/h
SE
ESE 11km/h
ESE
ESE 13km/h
ESE
E 9km/h
E
E 13km/h
E
ENE 12km/h
ENE
E 17km/h
E
ENE 15km/h
ENE
ENE 19km/h
ENE
NE 18km/h
NE
NNE 19km/h
NNE
NNE 17km/h
NNE
N 20km/h
N
Relative Humidity 100% 70% 98% 53% 94% 53% 92% 51% 86% 46% 79% 41% 73% 43%
Dew Point 7°C 7°C 5°C 5°C 6°C 6°C 7°C 5°C 7°C 6°C 7°C 6°C 7°C 6°C

Southern Cross Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:25 WST
sunrise
06:51 WST
sunset
17:27 WST
last light
17:53 WST
moon
set
Sat 07:03 WST
rise
Sat 18:33 WST
moon
Fri
Aug 7
moon
Sat
Aug 15
moon
Sun
Aug 23
moon
Sun
Aug 30

Southern Cross Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Jul 31
12.7°C 14°C 39.4mm
Thu
Jul 30
12.5°C 16.9°C 0.8mm
Wed
Jul 29
10.0°C 18.3°C 7.6mm
Tue
Jul 28
9.2°C 15.4°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jul 27
0.1°C 17.3°C 0.0mm

Southern Cross Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
234.9mm
61.4 Day(s)
Total For 2015
207.6mm
37 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2014
183.0mm
56 Day(s)
Wettest Day
39.4mm
Jul 31
Lowest Temperature
-2.5°C
Jul 24
Highest Temperature
46.3°C
Jan 21

Southern Cross Ap Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
Lowest On Record
-3.8°C
19th 1997
Average This Month
 
Long-term Average
3.7°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
Highest On Record
31.0°C
30th 2006
Average This Month
 
Long-term Average
18.7°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
Total This Month
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
28.0mm
11.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
76.6mm
2003
Driest On Record
5.8mm
2014
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