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Drivers of Climate Variability in the Murray Darling Basin

Summary

There is no single phenomenon responsible for rainfall variability in the Murray Darling Basin, but rather a number of interrelated phenomena which operate at different time scales.

This Primefact contains information of how the El Nino Southern Oscillation and the Indian Ocean Dipole serve as the two key drivers of cool season rainfall variability in the Murray Darling Basin.




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Primefact 1117 First Edition

Published: Aug 2011