The Climatedogs: The four drivers that influence Victoria's climate
Victoria is well known for its variable climate. From year to year, four global climate processes vary their behaviour, potentially resulting in wetter or dryer seasons.
Click a Climatedog below to view animation
Two other Climatedogs - explaining other climate features that can effect rainfall in Victoria
Where to go for more information
The department has more information about climate variability, climate change and emissions. Click on the links below to find out more:
- Our latest monthly climate update
The Bureau of Meteorology also has several sections on their website which help explain the drivers of Victoria's climate further;
- Australian Climate Influences – click on an influence for more information
- ENSO wrap up – comprehensive updates on Enso and Indy
- Water and the Land – temperature, wind, frost and pressure forecasts
For more information on the Climatedogs series, or to obtain copies of the animations, please contact Graeme Anderson on (03) 5226 4821 or email@example.com.