Hot summer linked to climate change

CLIMATE change caused by human activities made this summer’s record breaking heatwave 30 times more likely than under “natural” conditions, the Met Office will announce today.

Temperatures reached a peak on July 27 when 35.6°C was recorded at Felsham, Suffolk.

Britain now has a 12 per cent chance of summer average temperatures being as high as they were in 2018, whereas normally they would have less than a 0.5 per cent chance, the Met Office told the United Nations climate...
source: Morning Star Online

2018-12-06 17:32
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