Extreme events explained




The Southern Annular Mode and Large-Scale Circulations

December 6, 2023

Understanding large-scale linkages can provide insights into improving our seasonal forecasts and regional projections.   Being uniquely positioned, Australia’s climate is influenced by the Pacific, Indian…

Mechanisms of Tropical Pacific Decadal Variability

October 18, 2023

Naturally occurring tropical Pacific variations at timescales of 7–70 years — tropical Pacific decadal variability (TPDV) — describe basin-scale sea surface temperature (SST), sea-level pressure…

How have the latest global climate models improved?

September 1, 2023

Climate models are the best available tools to investigate and understand possible future climates, including the international Coupled Model Intercomparison Project (CMIP) coordinated by The…