Heatwave Service for Australia

Heatwave Assessments

Heatwave Situation for Monday, Tuesday, & Wednesday (3 days starting 9/12/2019)

Low to severe intensity heatwave conditions are observed over northern Australia and the eastern interior.

Heatwave Situation for Tuesday, Wednesday, & Thursday (3 days starting 10/12/2019)

Low to severe intensity heatwave conditions extend along the west coast of WA, over northern Australia to northern NSW. Extreme intensity is reached for parts of the Gulf Country.

Forecast issued at 2:39 pm EDT on Wednesday 11 December 2019.

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Head Office (Bureau National Operations Centre)

Heatwave Forecasts

Heatwave Situation for Wednesday, Thursday, & Friday (3 days starting 11/12/2019)

Low to severe intensity heatwave conditions are forecast through western parts of WA and much of northern Australia. Extreme intensity is expected for parts of the Gulf Country.

Heatwave Situation for Thursday, Friday, & Saturday (3 days starting 12/12/2019)

Low to severe intensity heatwave conditions persist through western WA and much of northern Australia.

Heatwave Situation for Friday, Saturday, & Sunday (3 days starting 13/12/2019)

Low to severe intensity heatwave conditions extend through southern districts of WA and continue over northern Australia to southeast Queensland.

Heatwave Situation for Saturday, Sunday, & Monday (3 days starting 14/12/2019)

Low to severe intensity heatwave conditions are forecast to spread from southern WA into western parts of SA. Similar heatwave conditions are expected for northern Australia.

Heatwave Situation for Sunday, Monday, & Tuesday (3 days starting 15/12/2019)

Broad low to severe intensity heatwave conditions are forecast over northern Australia, WA and much of SA.

Forecast issued at 2:39 pm EDT on Wednesday 11 December 2019.

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Head Office (Bureau National Operations Centre)