Changes in the Annual Range of Precipitation under Global Warming

@article{Chou2011ChangesIT,
  title={Changes in the Annual Range of Precipitation under Global Warming},
  author={Chia Chou and Chia-Wei Lan},
  journal={Journal of Climate},
  year={2011},
  volume={25},
  pages={222-235}
}
  • C. Chou, C. Lan
  • Published 1 December 2011
  • Environmental Science
  • Journal of Climate
AbstractThe annual range of precipitation, which is the difference between maximum and minimum precipitation within a year, is examined in climate model simulations under global warming. For global averages, the annual range of precipitation tends to increase as the globe warms. On a regional basis, this enhancement is found over most areas of the world, except for the bands along 30°S and 30°N. The enhancement in the annual range of precipitation is mainly associated with larger upward trends… 

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