|National Seasonal Temperature Outlook: probabilities for November 2005 to January 2006, issued 18th October 2005|
Warm start to summer for eastern Australia
There is a moderate shift in the odds towards higher than average maximum temperatures for the late spring to mid-summer period (Nov-Jan) across much of eastern Australia, the Bureau of Meteorology announced today. Furthermore, 2005 is set to be one of Australia's warmest years on record after the national-average maximum temperature for the January to September period was clearly the highest on record.
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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, David Jones on (03) 9669 4085.|
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 16th NOVEMBER 2005