Resources

The Weather resources shown below are most important but this website offers many other resources to help pilots get the most out of this great sport. See: Safety Officers; Flying Sites; Training; Equipment; Newsletters; Books & Mags; Videos; Links; ...

Weather Websites

The Australian Bureau of Meteorology ("BoM") website is the best place to start familiarising yourself with weather forecasting tools. You may find some of the following BoM pages helpful:

Weather Apps:

  • BOM Weather: Android | iOS
  • Weather Views: Android (BOM Station Obs, made by local PG Pilot)
  • Pocket Weather: Android | iOS
  • WillyWeather: Android | iOS

Club Site Weather Stations

The club maintains weather stations at Flowerdale and Mt Broughton launches, and links to weather stations for several other popular sites can be found in the Flying Sites section.

If you are looking for additional information on weather and wind conditions around Melbourne there are many other sites which you may find useful: