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#heatwaves

# heatwaves - Monday 25 July, 2022

Fire chief: Last week we witnessed the arrival of climate change in Britain
# Opinion
# Opinion

Fire chief: Last week we witnessed the arrival of climate change in Britain

Jul 25th 2022, 11:59 PM 18,907 Views 17 Comments

Dave Walton of Yorkshire Fire and Rescue describes the extreme conditions they faced last week and warns that it’s just the beginning.

# heatwaves - Wednesday 20 July, 2022

Ireland 'urgently' needs to do more to protect coasts and adapt to climate change impacts
# CLIMATE CRISIS
# CLIMATE CRISIS

Ireland 'urgently' needs to do more to protect coasts and adapt to climate change impacts

Jul 20th 2022, 10:26 AM 10,061 Views 30 Comments

The Climate Change Advisory Council said heatwaves show the “need for urgent action on adaptation”.

# heatwaves - Thursday 14 July, 2022

Wildfires spreading in European countries hit by second heatwave in a matter of weeks
# Climate Change
# Climate Change

Wildfires spreading in European countries hit by second heatwave in a matter of weeks

Jul 14th 2022, 10:23 PM 18,930 Views 10 Comments

Heatwaves are becoming more frequent and intense due to climate change.

Intense heat incoming as Met Éireann warns climate change raises chance of record-breaking temps
# Hot Hot Hot
# Hot Hot Hot

Intense heat incoming as Met Éireann warns climate change raises chance of record-breaking temps

Jul 14th 2022, 11:26 AM 21,992 Views 6 Comments

Temperatures could reach over 30 in some areas and may bring a ‘tropical night’.

# heatwaves - Sunday 12 June, 2022

Spain sizzles as temperatures soar to 43 degrees
# Sizzling Spain
# Sizzling Spain

Spain sizzles as temperatures soar to 43 degrees

Updated Jun 12th 2022, 4:53 PM 60,879 Views 43 Comments

The mercury could even hit 32 degrees in Barcelona, despite its coastal location.

# heatwaves - Thursday 28 October, 2021

World faces growing threat of 'unbearable' heatwaves, experts warn
# Climate Change
# Climate Change

World faces growing threat of 'unbearable' heatwaves, experts warn

Oct 28th 2021, 9:17 AM 20,196 Views 67 Comments

The hottest place in the world is officially Death Valley, California.

# heatwaves - Friday 7 June, 2013

294 deaths may have been caused by Irish... heatwaves
# Heatwaves
# Heatwaves

294 deaths may have been caused by Irish... heatwaves

Jun 7th 2013, 10:04 AM 18,268 Views 40 Comments

The study found that because Ireland’s climate is changing there will be more heatwaves, which may result in more heat-related deaths.