Farmers Say There Is No Normal Any More As Weather Causes Disasters

“The extremes are more extreme.  You’d get a rain event, and it would be an extreme rain event, and then it would be an extreme dry event, and that cycle would continue. You wouldn’t get what we would call a lovely, generous season.”

The Cold Weather Doesn’t Mean Climate Change Isn’t Happening

The last 10 years have been the warmest decade on record, with 2020 ranking among the warmest years.

Australia May Take Massive Economic Hit From Climate-fuelled Weather

he Climate Council noted that the effects of floods, fires, storms, droughts and sea level rise relating to climate change could increase into the future, possibly costing Australia’s economy up to $100 billion each year by 2038.

QBE Boosts Funds For Catastrophic Weather Claims

QBE recently announced plans to set aside an additional US$685 million (around AU$888 million) for claims relating to catastrophic weather events in 2021 after surpassing its US$550 million cap in 2020 due to the severe bushfires and the unprecedented hurricane season in Australia’s northern hemisphere.

Who Should Pick Up The Tab Of Climate Change Costs In North QLD?

is it worthwhile for young male folks to pay more for car insurance than the older female, or make young, energetic and healthy people to purchase private insurance just to keep the cost of health insurance low for the older customers to afford?

Fiji Surveys Damage From Cyclone Yasa, One Of The Strongest Recorded

The category five storm systems ravaged through the northern island of Vanua Levu with wind gusts moving at speeds of 345km/h.

Australia’s Weird Weather And Climate Baffling Scientists

Instead, last month went down into records as the hottest November Australia has ever experienced. Elsewhere, a climate body has declared November 2020 as the hottest ever month globally while the United Nations predicts that 2020 will rank among the top three warmest months on record.

Severe Heatwave Could Break Record Temperatures In The Top End

After a really sweaty weekend with the sweltering temperatures hitting over 40 degrees Celsius in several parts of the Top End, it seems there’s no forthcoming relief in sight or signs of an impending wet season storms.

What El Nino And La Nina Actually Mean For Australia

Similarly, disturbances happening in one part of planet earth’s atmosphere will be felt in another region.

Rare ‘Atmospheric Rivers’ Occur In Australian Skies

Australia has in recent years bore the brunt of the costly effects of climate change as the country continues to get battered by extreme weather events including heatwaves, floods, heavy storms, rising temperatures and prolonged drought, all of which have increased the risks of disease, damage, injury and even death.