Heatwave Service for Australia

Heatwave Assessments

Heatwave Situation for Friday, Saturday, & Sunday (3 days starting 27/11/2020)

Areas of low-intensity heatwave can be seen through northeastern WA, northern SA, most of NT and NSW and southwestern QLD. Areas of severe heatwave are expected from southern NT, northeastern SA and southwest QLD through to coastal NSW. An area of extreme heatwave is in the far northeastern SA, far southwest QLD and northern NSW.

Heatwave Situation for Saturday, Sunday, & Monday (3 days starting 28/11/2020)

Areas of low-intensity heatwave can be seen through northeastern WA, northern SA, most of NT and NSW and southwestern QLD. Areas of severe heatwave are expected from southern NT, northeastern SA and southwest QLD through to coastal NSW. An area of extreme heatwave is in the far northeastern SA, far southwest QLD and northern NSW.

Forecast issued at 3:52 pm EDT on Sunday 29 November 2020.

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

Heatwave Forecasts

Heatwave Situation for Sunday, Monday, & Tuesday (3 days starting 29/11/2020)

Areas of low-intensity heatwave can be seen through most of QLD and NT, northern NSW, northeast SA and northern WA. Areas of severe heatwave are expected from southwest QLD through to north coastal NSW and a small area in the Pilbara. An area of extreme heatwave is centred on the North West Slopes and Plains and Northern Tablelands districts NSW and Darling Downs district QLD.

Heatwave Situation for Monday, Tuesday, & Wednesday (3 days starting 30/11/2020)

Areas of low-intensity heatwave can be seen through most of QLD, northern NSW, the Top End and northern WA. Areas of severe heatwave are expected from southwest QLD through to north coastal NSW and southeast QLD and in the Pilbara. An area of extreme heatwave is centred on the North West Slopes and Plains and Northern Tablelands districts NSW and Darling Downs district QLD.

Heatwave Situation for Tuesday, Wednesday, & Thursday (3 days starting 1/12/2020)

Areas of low-intensity heatwave can be seen through inland/southeast QLD, northeast NSW and northern WA. Areas of severe heatwave are expected from southwest QLD through to northeast NSW west of the ranges and the Pilbara. A small area of extreme heatwave is centred in the Darling Downs district QLD.

Heatwave Situation for Wednesday, Thursday, & Friday (3 days starting 2/12/2020)

Areas of low-intensity heatwave can be seen through inland QLD, northeast NSW, central NT and northern WA. Small areas of severe heatwave are expected from southwest QLD through to southeast QLD west of the ranges and in the Pilbara.

Heatwave Situation for Thursday, Friday, & Saturday (3 days starting 3/12/2020)

Areas of low-intensity heatwave can be seen though central WA, Central NT, inland QLD and northeastern NSW. Small areas of severe are expected in the Pilbara and southwest QLD.

Forecast issued at 3:52 pm EDT on Sunday 29 November 2020.

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