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AU Bureau of Meteorology Website Status History server report and response time

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Service Status History

DateTimePing Time DateTimePing Time
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07:171.91 ms. 
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05:361.44 ms. 

* Times displayed are PT, Pacific Time (UTC/GMT 0)  |  Current server time is 08:41

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Having Problems with Accessing
Desleigh Felton · 3 June 2016 - 22:31
· · Chrome 50.0 on Windows

Bom's observations are down, anyone else having problems?

Wenlock Burton · 21 March 2016 - 09:44
· · Chrome 48.0 on Linux

Down tonight, DNS error

Bernie Elsner · 22 April 2014 - 20:08
Australia · iiNet Limited

You'd think someone up the ladder at BOM would authorise a statement to be posted on Facebook, or released through media outlets to explain what's happening with their site? Maybe they are hoping no one will notice...? Shhhhh, whatever you do don't talk about the problems...

Edit (+8 hours) : I've just managed to access BOM Satellite Images at without any further trouble. Anyone learn what the problem was?

Kevin Armstrong · 25 March 2014 - 19:35
Australia · Dodo Australia

I live in northqueensland and web site is down.

Barry John Hill · 28 October 2013 - 19:47
Australia · Optus

Biggest storm this season and BOM Radar site not working.

Karyn B Jules · 16 October 2013 - 23:20
Australia · Dodo Australia

I can't get the BOM website either. I get redirected to search page! Weird!!

Stephanie Kelly · 16 October 2013 - 22:26
Australia · Dodo Australia

The past 20 mins I can't reach the site - nothing all of a sudden not working, nothing at all, I live south of wollongong

Tiffany Brown · 2 April 2013 - 16:08
Australia · Internode

The BOM website is down on wasshing day, I'll have to actually go look out the window to find out the weather, woe is me! And how am i supposed to know how much rain there was while i was away?

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