Weather

Weekly rainfall wrap + rain outlook, 20 Mar 2019

A coastal trough and associated low produced showers and thunderstorms, with moderate to heavy falls along the east coast of Australia, while a monsoon trough and embedded tropical systems generated moderate falls across northern Australia…Read More

Guest Author, March 20, 2019

Likelihood of El Niño in 2019 increasing: BOM

The Bureau of Meteorology says the chances of El Niño developing in 2019, a weather pattern associated with drier than average winter-spring conditions for eastern Australia, have increased. ..Read More

Beef Central, March 19, 2019

‘First look’ climate outlook for April-June 2019

There are ‘near-equal’ chances of a wetter or drier three months for most of Australia, according to the Bureau of Meteorology’s ‘first-look’ climate outlook for April to June 2019. ..Read More

Beef Central, March 18, 2019

Weekly rainfall wrap + rain outlook, 13 Mar 2019

A series of cold fronts and troughs brought light to moderate falls to southwest and southeast Australia, while a surface and upper-level trough produced moderate falls in northern and eastern Queensland…Read More

Bureau of Meteorology, March 13, 2019

Weekly rainfall wrap + rain outlook, 6 Mar 2019

Thunderstorms and showers developed along broad areas of low pressure across northern Australia, while an onshore flow and associated showers generated moderate falls along the Queensland and New South Wales east coast.
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Bureau of Meteorology, March 6, 2019

Seasonal climate outlook March-May 2019

Autumn is likely to be drier than average over most of eastern Australia and slightly wetter than average over inland western WA according to BOM’s climate and water outlook for February to April 2019, released this morning.
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Bureau of Meteorology, February 28, 2019

Weekly rainfall wrap + rain outlook, 27 Feb 2019

Broad areas of low pressure across northern Australia produced thunderstorms and moderate fall, while onshore flow produced moderate falls along the east coast of Queensland and New South Wales.

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Bureau of Meteorology, February 27, 2019

Weekly rainfall wrap + rain outlook, 20 Feb 2019

A cold front and pre-frontal trough brought light falls to southern Victoria, and moderate falls in western Tasmania. Thunderstorms and showers produced light to moderate falls across northern Australia throughout the week.

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Bureau of Meteorology, February 20, 2019

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90CL Cow

Imported 90CL cow beef price. Landed US, Ac/kg CIF

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653.1
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Live Export

Live export feeder steer prices ex Darwin (c/kg liveweight)

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335
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Southern Oscillation Index (SOI)

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-13.5
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