Southern Cross Forecast

View the current warnings for Western Australia

Forecast issued at 5:00 am WST on Wednesday 23 January 2019.

Forecast for the rest of Wednesday

Summary
Max 29
Mostly sunny.
Chance of any rain: 0%

Central Wheat Belt area

Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the far southwest. Winds westerly 25 to 40 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 20s.

Fire Danger
Mortlock: High
Ninghan: Very High
Avon: Very High
Jilbadgie: Very High

Sun protection recommended from 7:50 am to 4:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 14 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Partly cloudy. Dalwallinu 25
Shower or two. Northam 23
Partly cloudy. Merredin 27
Mostly sunny. Southern Cross 29

Thursday 24 January

Summary
Min 13
Max 29
Cloud clearing.
Chance of any rain: 10%

Central Wheat Belt area

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the far southwest. Winds west to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h turning southerly 15 to 20 km/h in the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to around 14 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.

Sun protection recommended from 7:50 am to 4:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 14 [Extreme]

Friday 25 January

Summary
Min 13
Max 32
Sunny.
Chance of any rain: 0%

Central Wheat Belt area

Sunny. Winds southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the day then becoming southerly 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 11 and 16 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.

Sun protection recommended from 7:50 am to 4:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 15 [Extreme]

Saturday 26 January

Summary
Min 15
Max 34
Sunny.
Chance of any rain: 0%

Central Wheat Belt area

Sunny. Winds southerly 15 to 20 km/h turning southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 13 and 20 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.

Sun protection recommended from 8:00 am to 4:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 14 [Extreme]

Sunday 27 January

Summary
Min 15
Max 35
Sunny.
Chance of any rain: 0%

Monday 28 January

Summary
Min 19
Max 38
Sunny.
Chance of any rain: 0%

Tuesday 29 January

Summary
Min 23
Max 35
Possible storm.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm
Chance of any rain: 30%

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:25 pm WST Wednesday.

Product derived from IDW14199 and IDW13170