Heat wave

Heat wave

Extreme weather, extreme temperature, high temperatures.

A new study found that days of extreme heat were associated with a higher risk of emergency department visits among adults aged 18-64, compared to adults over 75
Boston University EurekAlert
A blue bin floating on water during flooding in Montreal
It’s likely that long-lasting effects of the heatwave in Western Canada made the results of the recent rainfall worse, causing more landslides – which have destroyed highways and railroads – than would otherwise have happened.
Conversation Media Group, the
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2021
This document outlines the climate risks faced by Timor-Leste, a tropical country whose climate is heavily influenced by the West Pacific Monsoon and its mountainous climate.
World Bank, the Asian Development Bank
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2021
This document aims to succinctly summarize the climate risks faced by Fiji. This includes rapid onset and long-term changes in key climate parameters, as well as impacts of these changes on communities, livelihoods and economies.
World Bank, the
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2021
This document aims to succinctly summarize the climate risks faced by Papua New Guinea (PNG). This includes rapid onset and long-term changes in key climate parameters, as well as impacts of these changes on communities, livelihoods and economies.
World Bank, the
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2021
This document aims to succinctly summarize the climate risks faced by Nauru. This includes rapid onset and long- term changes in key climate parameters, as well as impacts of these changes on communities, livelihoods and economies.
World Bank, the
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2021
This document aims to succinctly summarize the climate risks faced by Vanuatu. This includes rapid onset and long- term changes in key climate parameters, as well as impacts of these changes on communities, livelihoods and economies.
World Bank, the
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2021
This document aims to succinctly summarize the climate risks faced by the Solomon Islands. This includes rapid onset and long-term changes in key climate parameters, as well as impacts of these changes on communities, livelihoods and economies.
World Bank, the