On a climate rollercoaster: how Australia’s environment fared in the world’s hottest year

19 Mar 2024
An endangered yellow-footed rock wallaby. Credit: Joshua Bergmark

Global climate records were shattered in 2023, from air and sea temperatures to sea-level rise and sea-ice extent. Scores of countries recorded their hottest year and numerous weather disasters occurred as climate change reared its head.

How did Australia’s environment fare against this onslaught? In short, 2023 was a year of opposites.

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