What caused the record-breaking heat across Australia in October 2015?

Pandora Hope, Guomin Wang, Eun Pa Lim, Harry H. Hendon, Julie Arblaster

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Using a seasonal forecasting framework for attribution, we find that half of the record heat anomaly across Australia in October 2015 can be attributed to increasing CO2, with much of the rest due to internal atmospheric variability.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)S122-S126
Number of pages5
JournalBulletin of the American Meteorological Society
Issue number12
Publication statusPublished - 1 Dec 2016

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