Campbell Klose, warming consultant and Guardian writer, making capital out of the Victorian bushfires tells us that the effects of climate change are being felt right now and it is having real impacts on Australians and people all across the world. However the on the ground temperature records in the district shown no warming at all over the last century.
The region around Yackendanda hasn’t had much warming, or even possibly, any warming.
Yackendandah is 37 km away from Rutherglen, where the annual mean maximum is not that different now to what it was 100 years ago. In mean temperatures, the raw data showed a slight cooling trend, which was similar in neighbours like Deniliquin.