El Niño Southern Oscillation - updates

Rappler's latest stories on El Niño Southern Oscillation


What coral reefs are telling us about climate change

Dec 05, 2015 - 11:00 AM

Reports on a new mass coral bleaching event could only emphasize the importance of the 2015 Paris Climate Conference or Conference of Parties COP21 to be held from November 30 to December 11 in France

CORAL BLEACHING. In this file photo released by the Australian Institute for Marine Science (AIMS) on 02 October 2012, shows bleaching of coral at North Keppel Island on the Great Barrier Reef in Queensland, Australia. AIMS/EPA

El Niño weather system to pack a punch in Pacific – Australia

May 12, 2015 - 2:46 PM

Australia s Bureau of Meteorology: The onset of El Niño in Australia in 2015 is a little earlier than usual

DRY LAND. In this photo taken on February 11, 2015, the sun scorches an already cracked earth on a farm in the Australian agricultural town of Walgett, 650 km (404 miles) northwest of Sydney. Peter Parks/AFP

El Niño sets in; PAGASA warns of 'erratic' typhoon season

Mar 11, 2015 - 1:29 PM

PAGASA: Weak El Niño is likely to affect the rainfall pattern in different parts of the country in the coming months

El Niño may start June, says PAGASA

May 01, 2014 - 7:48 PM

Majority of climate models point to the possibility of an El Niño occurring this year

EXPECT DROUGHTS. The UN Weather agency also says droughts will likely happen in 2014 because of an El Niño phenomenon in the Pacific Ocean. File photo by AFP

New forecast doubles lead time for El Niño - study

Jul 02, 2013 - 9:30 AM

The forecasting algorithm appears to warn of an El Niño event one year in advance instead of the current six months

The dry soil of Los Laureles dam, southern Tegucigalpa, Honduras, on May 22, 2013. AFP/ Orlando Sierra