Bureau of Meteorology

Location
HEAD OFFICE: 700 Collins Street, Docklands Vic 3008
Postal Address
GPO Box 1289, Melbourne Vic 3001
Enquiries
(03) 9669 4000
Fax
(03) 9669 4699
Website
http://www.bom.gov.au/
 
 

The Bureau of Meteorology is Australia's national weather, climate and water agency. It takes and records meteorological observations and other observations required for the purposes of meteorology and earth systems sciences; forecasts weather and the state of the atmosphere; issues warnings of gales, storms and other weather conditions likely to endanger life or property, including weather conditions likely to give rise to floods or bush fires; integrates and publishes Australia's water information; predicts space weather; supplies meteorological information; publishes meteorological reports and bulletins; promotes use of meteorological information; promotes advancement of meteorological science by means of meteorological research and investigation or otherwise; furnishes advice on meteorological matters; and cooperates with the authorities administering the meteorological services of any other country in relation to any of the above matters.

Hotlines

Organisational Structure

1300 services

Australian Tsunami Warning Service

1300 878 626

 
 

Coastal Marine Warnings

1300 360 427 - Queensland
1300 659 223 - Western Australia

 
 

Tropical Cyclone Information

1300 659 211 - Northern Territory
1300 659 212 - Queensland
1300 659 210 - Western Australia

 
 

Weather Warning Service

1300 659 218 - New South Wales
1300 659 214 - Northern Territory
1300 659 219 - Queensland
1300 659 215 - South Australia
1300 659 216 - Tasmania
1300 659 217 - Victoria
1300 659 213 - Western Australia

 
 

Last Reviewed: 29 October 2014.  Report an error

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