Heat Wave News
After experiencing searing summer heat and a drought unprecedented in centuries, a wave of warm weather across Europe this winter has melted the snow from ski slopes in the Alps and Pyrenees
While the link between global warming and heat waves is very direct, the behaviour of winter storms is governed by complex atmospheric dynamics that are more difficult to study
Climate change is one of the most persistent and pervasive threats to public health. Climate change, according to researchers, can exacerbate more than half of all human infectious diseases
The tropical conditions added a swelter to the heat wave that saw temperatures soar past 38 degrees Celsius in many parts of California this week
As the level of humidity rises in the environment, the mix of high temperature and increased humidity exaggerates the real feel temperature and the weather becomes suffocated
A record-breaking heatwave, stretching from parts of the Gulf coast in the south to the Great Lakes in the midwest, has led authorities to issue an order to over 120 million Americans to stay indoors
The UK Met Office study put the odds of a heatwave exceeding the average temperature as just once in 312 years. Unfortunately, that's the best-case scenario. When climate change is taken into account, those odds change dramatically to once every 3.1 years
The India Meteorological Department (IMD) said the heatwave spell will persist over northwest and central India till 2 May and over east India till 30 April
Indian Forest Service Officer Susanta Nanda shared a short clip signifying the tragic consequences of climate change in recent years.
India Meteorological Department has warned of severe heat wave in as many as five states with maximum temperature soaring to 46 degrees Celsius in Delhi
India battles heat wave, orange alert warning for Delhi, UP, Haryana, Rajasthan, Odisha; temperature to breach 45 degrees Celsius
India Meteorological Department has predicted that at least for the next five days, heat wave conditions would prevail in most parts of the country
Delhi Jal Board said a total of 1,198 water tankers will be deployed across the city during the peak summer season to prevent water scarcity
The country has been witnessing a lemon inflation, with some cities having to shell out as much as Rs 350 per kg for the citrus fruit. Extreme heat, rising fuel prices and a smaller crop yield have left people without the zing
The maximum temperature at most places in Delhi was recorded at least seven degrees above normal
As per the IMD's warning, in Delhi, Uttar Pradesh, Jharkhand and Bihar, temperatures will remain above 40 degrees Celsius till 10 April.
In its latest report, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) said if the world wanted to restrict temperature rise to within 1.5 degree Celsius then global greenhouse emissions needed to peak by 2025 “at the latest”
Weather Report: Heatwave expected to make a comeback in most parts of north and central India by March-end
The March-end unseasonal heatwave is expected to shake many more all-time records in both the plains and hills of north India as maximum temperatures will be 8°C to 15°C above normal
An unprecedented downpour dumped a year's worth of rain in just three days on the central city of Zhengzhou, China.