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Tag Results - SUMMER

Seasonal Warming

Seasonal Warming

Nov 28, 2018

Winter is the fastest-warming season in most of the country, impacting agriculture and winter sports economies.

Summer of Extremes

Summer of Extremes

Aug 29, 2018

From deluge to wildfires, summer 2018 was one of extremes in the U.S.

Heat Streaks & Summer Sports

Heat Streaks & Summer Sports

Aug 1, 2018

The number of consecutive hot summer days, or heat streaks, is increasing in much of the U.S., impacting sports camps and events such as the Little League World Series.

More Hot Summer Days

More Hot Summer Days

Jun 20, 2018

Summer begins this week, and the number of summer days hotter than normal is climbing in most of in the U.S.

Flowers & Hummingbirds

Flowers & Hummingbirds

May 9, 2018

A family of key pollinators— hummingbirds — are at risk from climate change.

Longer Summers

Longer Summers

Sep 20, 2017

The last summer-like day is happening later in the year for most U.S. cities.

2017 Summer Review

2017 Summer Review

Aug 30, 2017

We review summer temperature and rainfall rankings for our Climate Matters markets and look back at U.S. weather extremes, highlighted by Hurricane Harvey.

Local Projections in Extreme Heat

Local Projections in Extreme Heat

Aug 3, 2017

Increasing greenhouse gases will increase the number of hot days. Our new interactive shows how the number of days with extreme heat will rise in the second half of the century.

Warm Nights

Warm Nights

Jul 19, 2017

Nights are getting warmer, on average, across the country, and these trends in nighttime temperatures are another symptom of a world warming from from climate change.

Global Shifting Cities

Global Shifting Cities

Jul 5, 2017

Find out how much summers in cities around the world could warm this century, and how those higher temperatures compare to other cities today.

The Season of Extreme Heat

The Season of Extreme Heat

Jun 14, 2017

Thanks for partnering with us on The Season of Extreme Heat, our special Climate Matters project raising awareness about the impacts of increasing extreme heat with climate change.

Meteorological Summer & Temp Trends

Meteorological Summer & Temp Trends

May 31, 2017

Summers are getting hotter across most of the country.

Summer Temperatures

Summer Temperatures

May 17, 2017

The first day with summer-like temperatures is happening earlier for most of our Climate Matters markets.

Leaves Emerging Earlier

Leaves Emerging Earlier

Mar 15, 2017

On average, leaves are emerging earlier in the spring as the planet warms.

2016 Summer Review

2016 Summer Review

Aug 31, 2016

This week, we examine how hot this summer has been compared to the hottest and coolest summers on record in your market.

Stagnant Summer Air

Stagnant Summer Air

Aug 17, 2016

66% of the U.S. is experiencing an increase of 5+ stagnant air days over the past 40 years.

Hottest Trending Cities

Hottest Trending Cities

Jul 19, 2016

We analyze what cities in the U.S. have warmed the most in the last 50 years, both nationally and regionally.

Summer Heat Toolkit

Summer Heat Toolkit

Jul 13, 2016

Extreme heat is the clearest indicator of global warming.

Four Seasons of Warming

Four Seasons of Warming

Feb 17, 2016

All four seasons across the country are warming due to climate change.

2015 Summer Review

2015 Summer Review

Sep 2, 2015

Heat was the dominant player this season, especially in the West, with several cities having their hottest summer on record.

Dangerous Heat & Summer Sports

Dangerous Heat & Summer Sports

Aug 12, 2015

Exercising in the summer heat raises the risk of heat-related illnesses, as it is more difficult for the body to cool itself.

Warmer Summer Nights

Warmer Summer Nights

Jul 15, 2015

Summer nights are getting warmer across the country.

Summer Temp & Precip Trends

Summer Temp & Precip Trends

Jun 17, 2015

Summers are warming across the U.S.; most dramatically in the Southwest, less in the Upper Midwest.

What Does This Past Winter Mean For Summer?

What Does This Past Winter Mean For Summer?

May 13, 2015

When the winter is unusually warm or cold, the public often asks if that has any bearing on temperatures the following summer.

Hottest Days of Summer

Hottest Days of Summer

Jul 30, 2014

The hottest time of year in the continental U.S. statistically comes in mid-July, but the timing of peak heat varies across different parts of the country.

Future Summers in Your City

Future Summers in Your City

Jul 9, 2014

We've calculated your city's projected summer high temperature for the end of this century, then show you which city is experiencing those temperatures today.