Seasonal Outlook

Seasonal Heat Load Outlook

September to November

The Bureau of Meteorology seasonal outlook. Key points are:
  • Daytime temperatures warmer than average for northern and southeastern Australia
  • Night time temperatures warmer than average for northern and eastern Australia, althopugh clear night skies and dry soils can lead to early morning frosts
  • Rainfall is likely to be below average for the southwest of Asutralia, above average for southeast Queensland and about average for the rest of the continent
  • In regards to heat load these conditions indicate that warm days and nights will be a persistent feature during this period. Combined with rainfall events (average or above average) may lead to elevated Heat Load conditions beyond what would normally be expected during this time of year.