Journal article

Southern Australia's warmest October on record: The role of ENSO and climate change

Mitchell T Black, David J Karoly

Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society | American Meteorological Society | Published : 2016

Abstract

Anthropogenic climate change was found to have a substantial influence on southern Australia’s extreme heat in October 2015. The relative influence of El Niño conditions was less clear.

University of Melbourne Researchers

Grants

Awarded by Australian Research Council's Centre of Excellence for Climate System Science


Funding Acknowledgements

The authors have been supported by funding from the Australian Research Council's Centre of Excellence for Climate System Science (Grant CE110001028). Weather@home ANZ is a collaboration between the University of Oxford, the Met Office, the ARC Centre of Excellence for Climate System Science in Australia, NIWA in New Zealand, the University of Melbourne, the University of Tasmania, and the Tasmanian Partnership for Advanced Computing. We thank the volunteers who donated their computing time to run weather@home.