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 22 May 2017 | Visible, greyscale, Australia

Visible, greyscale, Australia satellite image of Australia at Mon May 22 02:30:00 2017

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

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology 
Bureau National Operations Centre
Satellite Notes for 1200UTC Chart on 22 May 2017
Issued at 12:06 am EST Tuesday on 23 May 2017

A cold front is crossing South Australia with a cloud band ahead of the front
bringing showers as it moves over eastern SA, Victoria, New South Wales and
Tasmania. Isolated thunderstorms are visible over eastern SA. A large mass of
speckled cloud lies to the west of this front, bringing some showers to coastal
southern WA.

Patchy cloud can be seen over coastal areas of northern New South Wales and the
Queensland east coast in a moist onshore flow, bringing showers.

A trough over the Tasman Sea has an extensive cloud band to its east.