Western Australia's improving weather services

31 October 2012

From late October 2012, the Bureau of Meteorology is upgrading forecasts and warnings in Western Australia.

Some of the changes:

  • 63 locations in Western Australia will get a 7-day forecast.
    • The Perth Metropolitan forecast will include a day 1 forecast of the probability of any measurable rain and a forecast of the likely rainfall range.
  • Improved presentation on the website.
  • Changes to forecasts and warnings for Coastal Waters and Perth Local Waters.

Additional information: