Seasonal climate outlook Dec 2019-Feb 2020

The drier outlook continues into December for southern Australia, eastern Queensland, far northeast NSW and much of the NT, with the remainder of the country having roughly equal chances of being wetter or drier than average…Read More

Bureau of Meteorology, November 15, 2019

Weekly rainfall wrap + rain outlook, 12 Nov 2019

Cold fronts brought moderate falls to Tasmania and Victoria, while the tropical north had isolated thunderstorms and showers…Read More

Bureau of Meteorology, November 13, 2019

Weekly rainfall wrap + rain outlook, 6 Nov 2019

Showers and thunderstorms produced moderate falls in the inland east and tropics, while cold fronts brought moderate falls to parts of the southwest and southeast Australia…Read More

Bureau of Meteorology, November 7, 2019

Seasonal climate outlook November 2019-January 2020

Rainfall is likely to be below average across most of the country for November, although western Tasmania is likely to be above average. This pattern of drier in NSW and wetter in western Tasmania is consistent with a negative SAM pattern persisting for most of November…Read More

Bureau of Meteorology, November 1, 2019

Strong positive Indian Ocean Dipole persists

The strong positive Indian Ocean Dipole (IOD) event continues to bring below-average rainfall to southern Australia, while the El Niño–Southern Oscillation (ENSO) remains neutral…Read More

Grain Central, October 30, 2019

Weekly rainfall wrap + rain outlook, 30 Oct 2019

Rainfall in the past week was recorded in the north and far southern coast of WA, south-eastern SA, much of Victoria except the north-west, Tasmania, south-east and parts of north-eastern NSW, the north tropical and south-east coasts of Qld, and much of the northern half of the NT…Read More

Grain Central, October 30, 2019

Climate guides provide snapshot of regional weather variability

The release by the Bureau of Meteorology of new, regionally-specific climate guides has presented a snapshot of climate variability and change in regions across Australia…Read More

Grain Central, October 28, 2019

Dry conditions continue to grip eastern Australia

Rainfall deficiencies continue to severely limit water resources across the Murray–Darling Basin. Water storages in the northern Basin are extremely low, with no significant inflows during September…Read More

Grain Central, October 25, 2019

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