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Strongest Tropical Cyclones by Region

Strongest Tropical Cyclones by Region

As the climate warms, parts of the world have recently seen new records for tropical cyclone intensity.

A 2018 Summer of Extremes

A 2018 Summer of Extremes

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

More Downpours: Increase in Heaviest Precip Events

More Downpours: Increase in Heaviest Precip Events

The number of days each year with extreme rainfall is, on average, increasing in every region of the U.S.

2017 Was the Year of the Billion-Dollar Disaster

2017 Was the Year of the Billion-Dollar Disaster

There have been 15 billion-dollar weather-related disasters in the U.S. in 2017, and the year may finish as the costliest on record.

Here’s Where Heavy Rain is Increasing the Most in U.S.

Here’s Where Heavy Rain is Increasing the Most in U.S.

A new Climate Central analysis shows an upward trend in the number of heavy precipitation events in the vast majority of the Lower 48 states since 1950.

Fewer Freezing Nights

Fewer Freezing Nights

The average date of the last spring freeze is shifting earlier in the year, extending the pollen and growing season.

More Snowfall Records, More Recently

More Snowfall Records, More Recently

In parts of the U.S., heavy snow records are being set, even in a warming world.

Fewer Days Below 32°F

Fewer Days Below 32°F

Parts of the U.S. may see 90 percent fewer days mid-century with average temps below 32°F.