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Extremes report 2013: NZ drought and record Aussie heat made worse by warming - Hot Topic

Gareth Renowden Oct 01, 2014

The latest climate extremes report finds that 9 out of 16 extreme weather events from last year were influenced by climate change. In particular, the conditions that led to New Zealand’s severe North Island drought — the worst for 41 years, estimated to have cost the economy NZ$1.3 billion — were made more likely by […] … Read More