Explainer: Health Impacts in Excessive Heat

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Explainer: Health Impacts in Excessive Heat

  • Published: Aug 21st, 2019

A new Climate Central report finds an increase in days with an extreme heat index, which greatly impact outdoor sports and the risk of heat illnesses.

Danger for Sports: Days with a 90°F+ heat index

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Danger for Sports: Days with a 90°F+ heat index

  • Published: Aug 21st, 2019

A new Climate Central report finds an increase in days with an extreme heat index, which greatly impact outdoor sports and the risk of heat illnesses.

National: graphs of global temps by month

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National: graphs of global temps by month

  • Published: Aug 15th, 2019

The last five years have been the hottest five in recorded history

Local: records by decade

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Local: records by decade

  • Published: Aug 15th, 2019

Take a look at how record high temperatures have compared to record lows in your city.

Summer Nights are Warming Across the U.S.

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Summer Nights are Warming Across the U.S.

  • Published: Aug 7th, 2019

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

How Summer Nights are Changing In Your Area

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How Summer Nights are Changing In Your Area

  • Published: Aug 7th, 2019

Is the summer heat making it hard to sleep? Here’s how the summer minimum temperatures have been changing in your city.

Explainer: How Ground-Level Ozone Is Formed

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Explainer: How Ground-Level Ozone Is Formed

  • Published: Jul 31st, 2019

Ground-level ozone is a hazardous air pollutant and a key component of smog. Here’s how it forms.

How Ozone Levels Are Changing in Your City

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How Ozone Levels Are Changing in Your City

  • Published: Jul 31st, 2019

Ozone pollution can reach unhealthy levels in your city. Here’s how the number of unhealthy ozone days have changed over time.