What the results tell us for Young
Available data show that the shire was drier than average in three of the four years (2000–04) of this reporting period. There is also evidence from across the region that it has also become warmer, with temperatures increasing during the 2000–04 reporting period compared with the previous 30 years (1970–2004).
About the data
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