Climate change in Australia
 
Resources - Technical Report
 

TECHNICAL REPORT

Each section of the technical report is available below in pdf format for download.
To request a copy of the technical report on CD, please contact us.

Technical Report - Front matter and Executive summary View file [2.3MB]

Technical Report - Chapter 1: Introduction View file [124KB]

Technical Report - Chapter 2: Past climate change View file [2.7MB]

Technical Report - Chapter 3: Causes of past climate change View file [354KB]

Technical Report - Chapter 4: Global climate change projections View file [901KB]

Technical Report - Chapter 5: Regional climate change projections (temperature and precipitation) View file [9.4MB]

Technical Report - Chapter 5: Regional climate change projections (solar radiataion, relative humidity, potential evaporation) View file [11.3MB]

Technical Report - Chapter 5: Regional climate change projections (drought, wind, fire weather) View file [4.2MB]

Technical Report - Chapter 5: Regional climate change projections (sea level, marine projections, severe weather, ENSO, the Southern Annular Mode and storm tracks) View file [8.9MB]

Technical Report - Chapter 6: Application of climate projections in impact and risk assessments View file [854KB]

Technical Report Appendix A: Annual temperature changes and annual and seasonal precipitation changes View file [21MB]

Technical Report - Appendix B: City summaries View file [283KB]

Technical Report - References View file [1.1MB]

TECHNICAL REPORT - SUPPLEMENTARY MATERIAL

The figures provided in this document supplement material in Chapter 5 of the technical report. This material can be downloaded in PDF format as a single file or by variable.

Note: Material for annual temperature changes and for annual and seasonal precipitation changes is presented in Appendix A of the technical report.

Supplementary material - all variables View file [10.6MB]

Supplementary material - temperature View file [1.8MB]

Supplementary material - relative humidity View file [2.2MB]

Supplementary material - solar radiation View file [2.1MB]

Supplementary material - evapotranspiration View file [2.2MB]

Supplementary material - wind speed View file [2.5MB]

Supplementary material - sea surface temperature View file [918KB]

SUMMARY BROCHURE - OBSERVED CHANGES AND PROJECTIONS

This 8 page brochure summarises key results from the technical report. View file [1.8MB]

ANIMATIONS

These animations were developed using the CSIRO Mark 3.5 climate model, and show projected temperature and rainfall change in Australia under a mid-range emission scenario (A1B) for the period 2000-2100. The animations are available to download as avi files.

Projected Australian temperature change 2000-2100 View animation [1.9MB]

Projected Australian rainfall change 2000-2100 View animation [2.5MB]

 
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Climate Change in Australia was developed by CSIRO and the Bureau of Meteorology in partnership with the
Department of Climate Change and Energy Efficiency through the Australian Climate Change Science Program
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