Weather Links

Australian Bureau of Meteorology
Western Australian weather and flood information including warnings, satellite images, and forecasts.

Coastal Waters Forecast Map
Map for obtaining current wind, sea swell, and outlook for the Western Australian coast.

National Tidal Facility (NTF)
The tidal predictions for yesterday, today and the next five days are shown here. These predictions are updated on a daily basis (at 2am CST).

Wagerup Meteorological Station
Current and historical weather conditions, and current noise predictions for Alcoa’s Wagerup Aluminium Refinery site in Western Australia.

Sea Breeze in Perth
Current and forecast coastal weather conditions for Perth and other areas.

Macquarie University Met Station
Station similar to this one for Macquarie University in North Ryde, NSW. Allows downloads and lots of charts.

Laurier Williams’ Australian Weather News
Excellent and extensive collection of weather-related sites for Australia and internationally.

National Climate Change Adaptation Research Facility
A National Interdisciplinary effort to generate the information needed by decision makers in Government and in vulnerable sectors and communities to manage the risks of climate change impacts.

World Wide Data Archive: Utah Climate Center
Allows download of daily temperature and rainfall data for a large number of stations worldwide, including 60 in Australia. Many years of data are archived in CSV format. Data are in degrees F and inches.

NOAA Charts from Climate Models and Data Assimilation Systems
A site meant for professionals. Will pull out maps or time series plots for a huge number of variables from various climate models and climate analysis systems. You may want to start with GDAS, pgb_simple_last.ct, and check box to “include variable definitions and units” and then choose a variable to plot.