Changing trends and abrupt features of extreme temperature in mainland China during 1960 to 2010

  title={Changing trends and abrupt features of extreme temperature in mainland China during 1960 to 2010},
  author={Shi-Bo Fang and Yao-dong Qi and Guo-min Han and G. Zhou},
Studies based on the 10th (90th) percentiles as thresholds have been presented to assess moderate extremes in China and globally. However, there has been notably little research on the occurrences of high extremes of warm days and hot days (TX95p and TX99p) and cold nights and very cold nights (TN05p and TN01p), based on the 95th and 99th (5th and 1st) percentiles of the daily maximum (minimum) temperature data at a certain station in the period 1971–2000, which have more direct impacts on… CONTINUE READING
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