EL NIÑO DROUGHT IN AUSTRALIA

1982-1983

Images courtesy of the Australian Bureau of Meteorology

Click here for a narrative about the 1982-1983 drought in Australia.

Drought scene near Narromine, New South Wales. 27 September 1982.

Sheep flock, north of Dubbo, New South Wales, 1982, during the drought.

Drought conditions in Wimmera, Australia.

Melbourne duststorm, 8 February 1983, caused by dust raised
in rural areas as a result of the drought.

Dry season plains, Northwest Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, 1982.