All time series are averaged over the South-East Australia bush fire region, land points in (155,-29) (150,-29) (144,-40) (155,-40).
We also made scripts that compute all numbers in the paper: heat
, annual drought
, annual drought up to 2100
, driest month in SONDJF
, FWI SONDJF max
, MSR SONDJF max
Monthly: MODIS 1997-2018.
FWI ERA5 monthly mean 1997-2018, data for Fig 2
Monthly: FWI ERA5 1997-2018.
Heat (only reliable after 1910)
Monthly: GISTEMP T2m,
Annual time series:
ACORN stations Tmax,
EC-Earth T159 Tmax,
HadGEM3-A N219 Tmax,
IPSL Tmax 7day rm Jul-Jun,
ASF20C Tmax 7day DJF.
WAH Tmax 7day rm Sep-Feb Actual,
WAH Tmax 7day rm Sep-Feb Natural,
Monthly: GPCC pr,
CRU TS pr,
WAH pr actual,
WAH pr natural.
Annual mean: CanESM2 pr,
Driest month in SONDJF:
Fire Weather Index
ERA5 annual seasonal maximum NSW,
ERA5 MSR monthly NSW,
ERA5 MSR yearly NSW.
CESM annual seasonal maximum FWI,
EC-Earth annual seasonal maximum FWI,
CanESM2 annual seasonal maximum FWI,
IPSL annual seasonal maximum FWI,
WAH annual seasonal maximum FWI Actual,
WAH annual seasonal maximum FWI Natural,
CESM annual seasonal maximum MSR,
EC-Earth annual seasonal maximum MSR,
CanESM2 annual seasonal maximum MSR,
IPSL annual seasonal maximum MSR,
W@H annual seasonal maximum MSR natural,
W@H annual seasonal maximum MSR actual,
Octher potential drivers
IOD: ERSSTv5 obs, EC-Earth, CanESM2,
ERSSTv5 obs, EC-Earth, CanESM2,
IOD-Nino3.4r: ERSSTv5 obs, EC-Earth,
CESM annual GMST,
ECEarth annual GMST,
IPSL annual GMST,
CanESM2 annual GMST,
GFDL-CM3 annual GMST,
GFDL-ESM2M annual GMST,
MPI-ESM annual GMST,
CSIRO-Mk3-6-0 annual GMST.