Hurricane Hilary will make landfall along Mexico’s Baja California Peninsula in the next 24 hours. It will bring strong winds, heavy rain and the likelihood of significant flooding.

Monitor local media, and follow the advice of local authorities, including any evacuation orders.

Electricity supply, communication networks and transport options may be disrupted. Check with your airline for latest information on departure options.

Follow the US National Hurricane Centre ( for live updates.

If you are in need of emergency consular assistance, contact DFAT’s 24 hour Consular Emergency Centre +61 2 6261 3305.

We advise:

Exercise a high degree of caution in Mexico overall due to high levels of violent crime.

Higher levels apply in some areas.


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