Trends of Climate Change in Saudi Arabia: Implications on Water Resources

@inproceedings{Tarawneh2018TrendsOC,
  title={Trends of Climate Change in Saudi Arabia: Implications on Water Resources},
  author={Qassem Y. Tarawneh and Shakhawat Chowdhury},
  year={2018}
}
Climate change is an important factor for sustainable water resource management in the arid and semi-arid countries. In this study, future trends of temperature and rainfall were assessed for several regions in Saudi Arabia. The linear and Mann–Kendall analyses showed an increase of temperature in all regions and decrease of rainfall in many regions. Following trend analysis, the outputs of the NCAR Community Climate System Model were obtained for three emission scenarios (high: representative… CONTINUE READING

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