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Updated 12 October, 2003

US National Assessment of
the Potential Consequences
of Climate Variability and Change
Heat Index Trends over the Next Century

 

 

 

Figure 14: Projections across the US of the increase in the July heat index (oF) over the next 100 years (oF per century) from VEMAP versions of the (a) Canadian Model Scenario and (b) Hadley Model Scenarios.
 

 

CGCM1 heat index trendHadCM2 Heat Index trend
 

CGCM1 heat index trendHadCM2 Heat Index trend
 

CGCM1 dew point temperatureHadCM2 dew point
 
 
   


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