Is there a cyclone in Qld at the moment?
There are currently no tropical cyclones affecting Qld.
Is Broome affected by cyclone?
Between late December 2017 and mid-February 2018, the Shire of Broome in Western Australia was impacted by three tropical cyclones and a tropical low. These events brought strong winds and torrential rain to Broome and other parts of the state’s north-west.
Do cyclones hit Townsville?
A feature of Severe Tropical Cyclones (category three or greater) making landfall is the storm surge that occurs with them – a rising of the sea level which can be devastating if it occurs near high tide. Thankfully, Severe Tropical Cyclones are rare, effecting Townsville on average once every twenty years.
How much rain has Broome had?
Broome Rainfall Reports
|date||rain to 9am||interval|
|March 2022 Total||74.0||2 day(s)|
|March 1941-2021 Average Total||97.6||8.0 day(s)|
When did cyclone hit Townsville?
December 19, 1971 – December 29, 1971Cyclone Althea / Date
Why is Townsville so hot?
Allowing direct sunlight into the home, especially during the hottest part of the year, will create a hot and uncomfortable environment. Townsville is at approximately 19 degrees latitude, which is north of the Tropic of Capricorn, the southern border of the tropics.
Are there any tropical cyclones in Australia?
Current Tropical Cyclones There are currently no tropical cyclones. About the map Symbols show the current location and intensity level. UTC time & local time Tropical Cyclones Cyclone Outlooks Western Region Northern Region & Gulf Coral Sea (Qld) Tropical climate outlook Tropical Climate Update Seasonal outlook National North West Australia
How strong was the wind at Broome Port?
Gusts of 83kph were recorded at Broome Port on Tuesday morning, with gales in excess of 100kph expected to impact right down the coast as the system begins to re-intensify.
What’s new on the BOM website?
A new addition to the BOM website is a dedicated cyclone website which contains a wealth of information on the topic including warning systems, preparation and safety, FAQs and links to various emergency agencies.
What happened to the Japanese air raid on Broome commemorations?
Planned commemorations for the 80th anniversary of the Japanese Air Raid on Broome, which were due to attract national and international dignitaries on Thursday, have also been cancelled.