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Tag Results - CLIMATE STATISTICS

Warm Summer Nights

Warm Summer Nights

Aug 7, 2019

Summer minimum temperatures are warming fast across the U.S. — leading to added health risks and higher energy costs.

 Summer Heat Means Stagnant Air

Summer Heat Means Stagnant Air

Jul 24, 2019

Hotter summers often lead to more stagnant air—trapping air pollutants that can cause health problems. This release is the first of two on the links between heat and air quality; next week will focus on ground-level ozone.

 Half-Year Checkup: Global Heat and National Rain

Half-Year Checkup: Global Heat and National Rain

Jul 18, 2019

The first half of 2019 has been one of the hottest on record globally, while the U.S. continues to deal with record rainfall.

More Extremely Hot Days (2019)

More Extremely Hot Days (2019)

Jul 10, 2019

Climate change is making local heat extremes all the more extreme, heightening health risks.

Daily Climate Tools Worth Celebrating

Daily Climate Tools Worth Celebrating

Jul 2, 2019

In this festive week, we’re celebrating new and updated tools to help tell your climate story—from rising CO2 to renewable energy generation that limits CO2. Graphics for July 4th extremes are also available.

Warming Waters and Fish

Climate Matters in the Newsroom

Warming Waters and Fish

Jun 26, 2019

America’s inland streams, the Great Lakes, and coastal waters are heating up—harming fish and the fishing industry.

Fish in Hot Water: Streams, Lakes, and Oceans

Fish in Hot Water: Streams, Lakes, and Oceans

Jun 26, 2019

America’s inland streams, the Great Lakes, and coastal waters are heating up—harming fish and the nation’s $46 billion dollar recreational fishing industry.

2019 Mets Unite

2019 Mets Unite

Jun 19, 2019

It’s time to #ShowYourStripes as #MetsUnite to communicate climate change! On the Summer Solstice this Friday, join hundreds of meteorologists by sharing your city’s or state’s “warming stripes.”

2019 Summer Starter: More Hot Days

2019 Summer Starter: More Hot Days

Jun 12, 2019

Climate change means more hot summer days — leading to health risks and more persistent insects.

2019 Summer Starter: Temperature Trends

2019 Summer Starter: Temperature Trends

Jun 5, 2019

We kick off meteorological summer with the first of two releases on warming summers, which are affecting health, farming, water resources, recreation, and energy costs.

More Warm Spring Days

More Warm Spring Days

May 8, 2019

A warming climate means more spring days with above-normal temperatures, leading to impacts like more pollen and pests.

Annual CO2 Peak & Day of Prayer

Annual CO2 Peak & Day of Prayer

May 1, 2019

Atmospheric CO2 concentrations are nearing this year’s peak above 413 ppm — the highest level in millions of years. We also connect with the National Day of Prayer, analyzing the houses of worship at risk from sea level rise.

American Warming

Climate Matters in the Newsroom

American Warming

Apr 17, 2019

Americans marked the first Earth Day 49 years ago this month — and since then, human emissions have made America hotter.