I’m Blair Trewin. I’m a climate scientist with the Bureau of Meteorology in Melbourne, and I work with long-term observed historic datasets. The Bureau has been a world leader in the development of long-term climate datasets. There are many areas where we’ve been a pioneer, especially daily datasets which are suitable for analysing extremes. The
The Bureau of Meteorology and CSIRO play an important role in monitoring, analysing and communicating observed changes in Australia’s climate. This is our fourth State of the Climate report. The report focuses on observations and data which show how the climate is changing. Since 1910, Australia and the surroundingoceans have warmed by around one degree.