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Future rise in rain inequality

Rainfall disparities are expected to intensify in response to anthropogenic climate change. Model simulations suggest that wet regions and seasons will get wetter, and that a warmer equator will get wetter too.

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Figure 1: Trends in tropical rainfall.


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Biasutti, M. Future rise in rain inequality. Nature Geosci 6, 337–338 (2013).

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