Shorter Cold Spells

Shorter Cold Spells

  • Published: Feb 13th, 2019

As the climate warms, winter cold streaks like late January’s polar outbreak are becoming shorter and rarer, affecting agriculture and winter sports industries that depend on reliable cold.

2018 Global Temp Review: Land & Ocean

2018 Global Temp Review: Land & Ocean

  • Published: Feb 6th, 2019

The 2018 numbers are in and once again, the vast majority of the globe was warmer than average.

ON THIN ICE: How Climate Change is Shaping Winter Recreation

ON THIN ICE: How Climate Change is Shaping Winter Recreation

  • Published: Jan 23rd, 2019

Winters are heating up, with serious consequences for America’s cold-weather sports economy.

Hottest Years for U.S. Cities

Hottest Years for U.S. Cities

  • Published: Jan 9th, 2019

For most places in the U.S., the hottest year on record has come during the current decade.

2018’s Precipitation Records On One Map

2018’s Precipitation Records On One Map

  • Published: Dec 12th, 2018

These areas saw record rainfall in 2018.

How Wet Was 2018 in Your City?

How Wet Was 2018 in Your City?

  • Published: Dec 12th, 2018

See how this year’s local rainfall compares to historical records.

Billion-Dollar Disasters Trending Up

Billion-Dollar Disasters Trending Up

  • Published: Dec 5th, 2018

The four years with the most billion-dollar disasters have all happened since 2011.

Rising Global Temperatures and CO2

Rising Global Temperatures and CO2

  • Published: Nov 20th, 2018

The amount of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere has a strong correlation with rising temperatures.