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The Global Climate 2001-2010. A decade of climate extremes. Summary report

The Global Climate 2001-2010. A decade of climate extremes
  • The Global Climate 2001-2010. A decade of climate extremes
  • World Meteorological Organization (WMO). July 2013
  • This publication covers the first decade of the 21st century and aims at providing a decadal perspective of climate variability and change and its observed impacts on different sectors. The report is structured into in 6 chapters. The first chapter focuses on surface temperature at global, regional and national scales, including analysis of temperature anomalies and trends. Interdecadal and interregional comparative analysis was performed and depicted using maps, charts and tables. The second chapter deals with precipitation. Chapter 3 describes the main atmo...[Read full description]
  • Geographical coverage (region): Global
  • Main themes: Climate change, Disasters, Drought, Floods, Vulnerability

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