Jane Bunn is a qualified meteorologist from Melbourne whose passion and favourite topic of daily discussion is always the weather.
With a Bachelor of Science degree from Monash University (majoring in Atmospheric Science and Mathematics), Jane was one of nine students from around Australia selected in 2006 to undertake a Graduate Diploma of Meteorology provided by the Bureau of Meteorology.
As part of her studies she also spent a semester at Pennsylvania State University, one of the leading meteorology schools in the US.
After graduation Jane was appointed as a forecaster with the BOM – posted initially to the Sydney office and later to Canberra as well as the RAAF’s Williamtown Base.
In 2008 Jane joined The Weather Channel as the morning meteorologist, before moving on to WIN News to explain the highs and lows of regional Victoria’s weather where she proved hugely popular.
As a weather consultant, Jane also provides advice to farming communities throughout Victoria, as well as the Country Fire Authority, the Department of Environment and Primary Industries and a large number of organisations in the agricultural sector.
More recently she has presented the weather report for ABC News 24 and the ABC’s primary 7pm news bulletin in Melbourne.
Jane also has a Graduate Certificate in Journalism from Charles Sturt University, and she maintains a strong social media presence through her Twitter account, @JaneBunn.
She is married and lives in Melbourne.