The BEST and worst of ACORN-SATv2 Tmins

Guest article by Dr Michael Chase Map above: Changes in minimum temperatures (Tmin) in Australia since 1910, according to the Australian Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) “It was the BEST of tmins, it was the worst of tmins” … apologies to Charles Dickens. SCOPE This article is about why the BoM map shown above has warm…

The Mysterious Warmth at Mackay

Guest article by Dr Michael Chase Map above: Changes in maximum temperatures (Tmax) in Australia since 1910, according to the Australian Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) SCOPE and PURPOSE At face value this article is about why the region of Australia centred on the city of Mackay in Queensland has appeared to have warmed more than…

Australia and ACORN-SAT

Guest Post by Willis Eschenbach As Anthony discussed here, some Australian climate scientists think that there was an “angry summer” in 2012. Inspired by the necromantic incantations in support of the Aussie claims coming from the irrepressible Racehorse Nick Stokes, I went to take a look at the Australian temperature data. I found out that…