Where do the weather forecasts come from?

Where do the weather forecasts come from?

We purchase our forecasts for Australia from the Australian Bureau of Meteorology (BoM). The BoM run multiple forecast models using super computers, and teams of meteorologists refine the results using their extensive knowledge of local conditions. They produce forecasts for over 400,000 points on a grid extending right across Australia. You’ll never be more than 3 km from the most accurate forecast in Australia.


If you live in Australia, you can subscribe to our free weather email service https://weatherwise.swansystems.com.au/


For locations outside of Australia, we purchase data from IBM’s The Weather Company. IBM have created a new global weather model – the IBM Global High-Resolution Atmospheric Forecasting System (IBM GRAF). This model provides forecasts at a 3 km resolution globally, which are updated hourly.

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