Agata Imielska is a senior climatologist at the Bureau of Meteorology. She has a bachelor of physical geography covering atmospheric science and geomorphology. During her work at the Bureau she has worked in climate monitoring and prediction, with her work ranging from analysing extreme weather events to running the seasonal climate model.
Her research interest is in climate extremes – an area she worked on for the Pacific project looking at changes in extreme temperature and rainfall for vulnerable island communities. Currently she is based in Sydney focusing on integrating climate science to support decision-making.