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

01:00 ACST on Tuesday 20 August 2019 | Cloud/surface composite, Australia

Cloud/surface composite, Australia satellite image of Australia at Mon Aug 19 15:30:00 2019

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 the 0600UTC Chart
Issued at 5:00 pm EST Tuesday on 20 August 2019

 
A cool westerly airstream is generating patchy to broken low-level cloud over
southeast parts of the country and adjacent southern waters. A cold front is
generating a mid-high level cloud band over parts of Tasmania with cold-air
thunderstorm activity in the cellular cloud over the ocean to the south of the
State. High cloud also exteneds over Bass Straight and parts of Victoria with an
upper level jet stream.

The rest of the country remains generally cloud-free under the influence of a
broad high pressure system.