Downloadable climate tools booklet and movies

Great new climate resources

Click here to see the 7 day forecast, rainfall outlook, SOI and other useful information for your postcode
CANEGROWERS has produced a great DVD and booklet for growers which outlines climate tools, weather drivers and information on how these can be applied on farm.

Download the booklet here for free

  CANEGROWERS CLIMATE VARIABILITY Tools for primary producers in the sugar industry (4176 MB)

Watch the movie segments

Part 1

Part 2



Information on climate tools, climate outlooks, forecasts and modelling can be found on the following websites. 
There are also a growing number of phone apps for weather and warning information that can be useful.

Climate forecasting tools and weather resources

Australian websites
Bureau of Meteorology (BoM)
Water and the land (WATL)
Climate Kelpie
Long Paddock
Managing Climate Variability
University of Southern Queensland
The Centre for Australian Weather and Climate Research

International websites
ECMWF: European Centre for Medium Range Weather Forecasts
Climate Prediction Center (US)

Warnings / Cyclones / Emergency Management resources

Emergency Management Queensland
Queensland Disaster management Services
Emergency Management
Emergency Management Queensland – cyclones
Bureau of Meteorology – cyclone outlook
The Early Warning Network

Weather phone apps
Weatherzone app

Decision support tools
Irrigation optimiser
Rain forecaster    Contact your local climate coordinator or extension officer
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