The Australian Bureau of Meteorology’s 2018 calendar compiles images from around the nation.
Hundreds of photographers sent photos to Australia’s weather bureau, hoping to be featured in the selection. Here, light from a setting sun hits Mount Hotham in the state of Victoria.
The Aurora Australis, also known as the Southern Lights, is captured at Davis Station – part of the Australian Antarctic Territory.
Waves strike Mornington Pier, Victoria, during a storm which blew the photographer off her feet.
A miner snapped a lightning strike at Mount Isa, Queensland, from a lookout.
A full moon over North Rams Head in Kosciuszko National Park, New South Wales.
CAPTAIN VICTORIA HARRISON
A Royal Flying Doctor Service pilot was on her way to a patient when she spotted this scene in Queensland, capturing it on her phone.
Heavy rain pounds a car windscreen in Sydney.
A winter sunrise streams through patches of fog at Mount Buninyong, Victoria.
Lightning strikes over Lake Argyle in the Kimberley region of Western Australia.
A plane slips below wave-like asperitas clouds in Adelaide.
A storm cell at sunset in the West MacDonnell Ranges, in the Northern Territory.
A turbulent sky above a wind farm near Bungendore, New South Wales.
ABIS KAYLA HAYES
A navy exercise fleet off the coast of the Northern Territory, as captured by a defence photographer.