Heatwave Service for Australia

Heatwave Assessments

Heatwave Situation for Monday, Tuesday, & Wednesday (3 days starting 17/02/2020)

Low intensity heatwave conditions extend from northeast NT, through Qld and into northeast NSW. A small area of low intensity heatwave conditions for the WA interior and southwest NT. Small areas of severe heatwave conditions for central NT and northwest Qld.

Heatwave Situation for Tuesday, Wednesday, & Thursday (3 days starting 18/02/2020)

Areas of low intensity heatwave conditions across northern Australia.

Forecast issued at 2:35 pm EDT on Wednesday 19 February 2020.

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

Heatwave Forecasts

Heatwave Situation for Wednesday, Thursday, & Friday (3 days starting 19/02/2020)

Patchy areas of low intensity heatwave conditions across northern Australia, with small areas of severe heatwave conditions about the northern interior of WA and central NT.

Heatwave Situation for Thursday, Friday, & Saturday (3 days starting 20/02/2020)

Patchy areas of low intensity heatwave conditions across northern Australia, with small areas of severe heatwave conditions about the northern interior of WA and central NT. A small area of low intensity heatwave conditions over the far southwest of WA.

Heatwave Situation for Friday, Saturday, & Sunday (3 days starting 21/02/2020)

Areas of low intensity heatwave conditions over the northwest of Australia, with isolated areas of severe heatwave conditions. Small areas of low intensity heatwave conditions about the far south of WA and also about the central Qld coast.

Heatwave Situation for Saturday, Sunday, & Monday (3 days starting 22/02/2020)

Low intensity heatwave conditions extending from the SA/WA border into northern WA interior and western NT. Severe heatwave conditions for parts of northern WA and western NT.

Heatwave Situation for Sunday, Monday, & Tuesday (3 days starting 23/02/2020)

Low intensity heatwave conditions extending from the SA/WA border into northern WA interior and western NT. Severe to isolated extreme heatwave conditions for parts of northern WA and western NT. Low intensity heatwave conditions extending from northwest NSW into northeastern Vic. Small area of low intensity heatwave conditions about the east coast of Tas.

Forecast issued at 2:35 pm EDT on Wednesday 19 February 2020.

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