Weather Services

In Australia, the most comprehensive and reliable weather service is the Bureau of Meteorology, from which most other Australian weather sites derive their information.

Have you tried SkippySky? is an outstanding site for cloud forecasts, aimed at astronomers. Areas covered are Australia (as a whole and several regions), New Zealand, central Chile, Europe and North America.

In New Zealand, Roland Idaczyk recommends Metservice ( He adds:

Thanks Roland.

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