High-definition satellite images

See images from Himawari-8 in the new satellite viewer

This demonstration product is most suitable for people
with fast internet connection and high data allowance.

Low-definition satellite images

Satellite View Selection

04:00 ACST on Saturday 28 May 2022 | Visible, greyscale, Australia East

Visible, greyscale, Australia East satellite image of Australia at Fri May 27 18:30:00 2022

Images from Japan Meteorological Agency satellite Himawari 8 via Bureau of Meteorology.

IDY28000
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology 
Bureau National Operations Centre
 
Satellite Notes for 1800UTC Chart
Issued at 5:00 am EST Saturday on 28 May 2022
 
A cloud band extends across the Pilbara towards the interior of the continent,
connecting with a surface trough to the northwest in the Indian Ocean.

A series of cold fronts are traversing the Southern Ocean, with one line of
cloud approaching the southeast of the continent, and another propagating
northeastwards towards the southwest of Western Australia.

A surface trough and upper-level disturbance are responsible for an area of
cloud across parts of New South Wales.

A low in the southern Coral Sea is leading to an arc of convective cloud that is
progressing southwards.

The remainder of the continent is mostly cloud-free.