Journal article

Dramatically increased rate of observed hot record breaking in recent Australian temperatures

Sophie C Lewis, Andrew D King

Geophysical Research Letters | AMER GEOPHYSICAL UNION | Published : 2015

University of Melbourne Researchers

Grants

Awarded by ARC Centre of Excellence for Climate System Science


Funding Acknowledgements

This research was supported by the ARC Centre of Excellence for Climate System Science (grant CE 110001028) and the NCI National Facility. We thank the Bureau of Meteorology, the Bureau of Rural Sciences, and CSIRO for providing AWAP data. We acknowledge the WCRP's Working Group on Coupled Modelling, which is responsible for CMIP. The U.S. Department of Energy's PCMDI provides CMIP5 coordinating support. CMIP5 model data can be found at http://pcmdi9.llnl.gov/esgf-web-fe/; sea surface temperature data were downloaded from http://www.metoffice.gov.uk/ hadobs/hadsst3/; and the Australian temperature data were obtained from http://www.bom.gov.au/climate/change.