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Temperature Variations at Schirmacher Oasis and Larsemann Hills

Introduction In recent years, a number of studies have examined climate change across the Antarctic using station observations. Jacka and Budd (1998) used data from 1956 to the late 1996 and found a warming of 0.12°C per decade. A further study of trends in Antarctic near-surface temperatures was carried out by Jones (1995). He considered the temperature records from 16 stations that covered 1957-94 and found an increase of 0.57°C over this period, which was statistically significant at <5 per...

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