Pacific Ocean
Latest Index
Pacific Ocean
Now
Next 3 months
3-6 months
Wetter
Wetter
Neutral
Updated 3 days ago
Southern Annular Mode [SAM]
Southern Annular Mode [SAM]
Now
Next week
2nd Week
Inland Lows
Neutral
Neutral
Updated today
Madden Julian Oscillation [MJO]
Madden Julian Oscillation [MJO]
Now
Next week
2nd Week
Wetter
Neutral
Drier
Updated today
Sea Temperature
Latest Observation
Sea Temperature
Updated today
Rain so Far
Month to date
Rain so Far
Updated today
Temp So Far
Day temp
Last month
Temp So Far
Updated today
Outlooks
Rain
Next month
Outlooks
Updated 5 days ago
Long Range
How it works
Long term forecasts can tell us if it will be wetter or drier in the months ahead.
First, we look at the Pacific and Indian Ocean's. If they are 'neutral' it is not clear cut. But if they cross a positive or negative threshold, then that can indicate whether rain will be pushed to Australia, or away from Australia.
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