Climate change is making Australia’s weird weather even weirder

Vox | Jan 15, 2020 at 8:50 PM
  • The gargantuan bushfires across Australia continue to rage.
  • Climate change is pummeling Australia on top of its notoriously volatile weather that can bring jarring shifts year to year, or even in the same year.
  • The surrounding bodies of water undergo periodic changes in water and atmospheric circulation patterns: El Niño, the Indian Ocean Dipole, the Southern Annular Mode, and so on.