Southern Cross Forecast

View the current warnings for Western Australia

Forecast issued at 4:25 pm WST on Tuesday 26 March 2019.

Forecast for the rest of Tuesday

Summary
Clear.
Chance of any rain: 0%

Central Wheat Belt area

Clear. Light winds becoming east to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.

Sun protection recommended from 8:40 am to 3:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 10 [Very High]

Wednesday 27 March

Summary
Min 16
Max 33
Mostly sunny.
Chance of any rain: 10%

Central Wheat Belt area

Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the northeast, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the northeast in the morning. Winds northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day then becoming northeast to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 16 and 21 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.

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

Sun protection recommended from 8:40 am to 3:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 9 [Very High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Partly cloudy. Dalwallinu 20 35
Sunny. Northam 17 37
Mostly sunny. Merredin 19 35
Mostly sunny. Southern Cross 16 33

Thursday 28 March

Summary
Min 17
Max 30
Partly cloudy.
Chance of any rain: 20%

Central Wheat Belt area

Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the northeast in the morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 15 and 21 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

Sun protection recommended from 8:50 am to 3:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 9 [Very High]

Friday 29 March

Summary
Min 10
Max 26
Cloud clearing.
Chance of any rain: 0%

Central Wheat Belt area

Mostly sunny. Winds southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h turning easterly 25 to 35 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 10 and 15 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.

Sun protection recommended from 8:50 am to 3:20 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 9 [Very High]

Saturday 30 March

Summary
Min 11
Max 28
Sunny.
Chance of any rain: 0%

Central Wheat Belt area

Sunny. Winds easterly 20 to 30 km/h becoming light during the afternoon then becoming easterly 15 to 20 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 11 and 17 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

Sunday 31 March

Summary
Min 14
Max 33
Mostly sunny.
Chance of any rain: 5%

Monday 1 April

Summary
Min 19
Max 34
Possible late storm.
Chance of any rain: 20%

Tuesday 2 April

Summary
Min 19
Max 34
Possible early storm.
Chance of any rain: 20%

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

Product derived from IDW14199 and IDW13170