Southern Cross Forecast

View the current warnings for Western Australia

Forecast issued at 4:25 pm WST on Saturday 19 August 2017.

Forecast for the rest of Saturday

Summary
Mostly clear.
Chance of any rain: 20%

Central Wheat Belt area

Mostly clear. Winds westerly 15 to 25 km/h.

Sun protection recommended from 10:00 am to 2:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 5 [Moderate]

Sunday 20 August

Summary
Min 4
Max 16
Shower or two clearing.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm
Chance of any rain: 50%

Central Wheat Belt area

Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the southeast in the morning and early afternoon. Winds southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h tending southerly 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 4 and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching around 17.

Fire Danger
Mortlock: Low-Moderate
Ninghan: Low-Moderate
Avon: Low-Moderate
Jilbadgie: Low-Moderate

Sun protection recommended from 10:00 am to 2:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 5 [Moderate]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Partly cloudy. Dalwallinu 6 17
Partly cloudy. Northam 6 17
Cloudy. Merredin 6 16
Shower or two clearing. Southern Cross 4 16

Monday 21 August

Summary
Min 2
Max 18
Light morning frost.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 0%

Central Wheat Belt area

Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the far southwest. Areas of light frost in the early morning. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 2 and 5 with daytime temperatures reaching between 16 and 19.

Sun protection recommended from 10:00 am to 2:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 5 [Moderate]

Tuesday 22 August

Summary
Min 1
Max 20
Sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 0%

Central Wheat Belt area

Mostly sunny. Areas of morning frost in the southeast. Light winds becoming south to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 2 and 6 with daytime temperatures reaching between 18 and 22.

Sun protection recommended from 9:50 am to 2:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 5 [Moderate]

Wednesday 23 August

Summary
Min 5
Max 22
Partly cloudy.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 0%

Central Wheat Belt area

Partly cloudy. Winds southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Thursday 24 August

Summary
Min 8
Max 23
Partly cloudy.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 20%

Friday 25 August

Summary
Min 8
Max 22
Partly cloudy.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 5%

Saturday 26 August

Summary
Min 8
Max 22
Partly cloudy.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 20%

The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:00 am WST Sunday.

Product derived from IDW14199 and IDW13170