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

12:30 AEST on Monday 19 February 2018 | Cloud/surface composite, Australia

Cloud/surface composite, Australia satellite image of Australia at Mon Feb 19 02:30:00 2018

Infrared image courtesy of the Japan Meteorological Agency. Blue Marble surface image courtesy of NASA.

IDY28000
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology 
Bureau National Operations Centre
 
Satellite Notes for 1200UTC Chart on 19 February 2018
Issued at 1:24 am EDT Tuesday on 20 February 2018

 
Cloud and thunderstorm activity over the eastern parts of Western Australia and
into the Great Australian Bight is associated with Ex-Tropical Cyclone 'Kelvin'
and a surface trough. 

Another surface trough extends from central Western Australia through the
southern parts of the Northern Territory to southwest Queensland and into
northern New South Wales. Moist and unstable airmass north and east of the
trough is causing areas thunderstorms. 

Ex-Tropical Cyclone 'Gita' can be seen over the Tasman Sea with associated cloud
and thunderstorms affecting New Zealand.

A ridge of high pressure extending over Tasmania from the south is driving some
low cloud along the east coasts of Tasmania and Victoria.