The drought event from 2018 to 2020 was the most intense in over 250 years.
According to The University of Exeter, having fun in Summer masks concern about “climate breakdown”, and impedes climate action.
In other words, it did not even hit the 46C threshold:
But first, the bottom line: the summer effects of La Nina are modest, but will push the western side of our region towards cooler than normal conditions.
The minor incremental static warming effect from slowly increasing concentrations of GHGs is readily overwhelmed by the performance of the heat engine.
Quote of the Week: “It is the facts that matter, not the proofs. Physics can progress without the proofs, but we can’t go on without the facts.” – Richard Feynman