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Heat Stress Index

Heat Stress Index

Extreme heat events, which are a threat to human health, are likely to worsen as climate change progresses.

Summer Nights are Getting Warmer Across the U.S.

Summer Nights are Getting Warmer Across the U.S.

Climate change is creating warmer summer nights for every state in the U.S.

Number of Extremely Hot Days Continues to Rise

Number of Extremely Hot Days Continues to Rise

We are seeing an increased number of hot days in the U.S. as greenhouse gases continue to build and warm the planet.

Oklahoma City’s Wet Wednesday

Oklahoma City’s Wet Wednesday

The city recorded more than 7 inches of rain in 24 hours, the third-highest single day rainfall total for any day since record-keeping began in 1891.

State Temperature Trends Since 1st Earth Day

State Temperature Trends Since 1st Earth Day

Every state in the U.S. has warmed since the first Earth Day, although the rate of warming varies. Check out how much it’s warmed in your state.

Dire, Record Low Snowpack in California

Dire, Record Low Snowpack in California

This year's sad California snowpack "obliterates" the previous record low.

Spring is Arriving Earlier in the U.S.

Spring is Arriving Earlier in the U.S.

Spring is arriving earlier across the U.S. by an average of three days.

Red Hot February

Red Hot February

Hot dates aren’t just for Valentine’s Day. Here’s a state-by-state look at how February temps have warmed since 1970.