Senior Climatologist

Lynette will be speaking in Session 10. A focus on carbon and water. Click here to see more.

Biography

Lynette Bettio is a Senior Climatologist at the Bureau of Meteorology and leads the extended and long-range forecasting team. She has a PhD in Climate Science. The long-range forecasting team is responsible for delivering climate outlook information along with contextual climate data and analysis to develop strategic climate risk intelligence that meets customer needs. Lynette examines and communicates on changes to Australia’s climate including long-term trends in rainfall and temperature and the interaction with extreme events. Another focus is drought across Australia and how the Bureau of Meteorology can best communicate and inform around this.