|National Seasonal Temperature Outlook: probabilities for October to December 2005, issued 15th September 2005|
Above average temperatures likely to continue
Australian-average maximum temperatures have been the highest on record for the first eight months of the year. That pattern is likely to continue with the outlook for the final three months of 2005 indicating a moderate to strong shift in the odds towards above average maximum temperatures, the Bureau of Meteorology announced today.
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|The following climate meteorologists in the National Climate Centre can be contacted about this outlook: Grant Beard on (03) 9669 4527, Blair Trewin on (03) 9669 4603, Andrew Watkins on (03) 9669 4360.|
Regional commentary is available from the Climate and Consultancy Sections in the Bureau's Regional Offices:
THE NEXT ISSUE OF THE SEASONAL OUTLOOK IS EXPECTED BY 18th OCTOBER 2005