Carbon Brief Interactive: The impacts of climate change at 1.5C, 2C and beyond

Created: 11/08/2018 - Updated: 12/12/2018

Overview

Carbon Brief has extracted data from around 70 peer-reviewed climate studies to show how global warming is projected to affect the world and its regions. Scroll to see how these impacts vary at different temperature levels, across a range of key metrics. Find specfic categories and regions below.

Categories

    •  Oceans
    •  Ice
    •  Temperature
    •  Rainfall
    •  Drought
    •  Storms and flooding
    •  Crops
    •  Nature
    •  Economy
    •  Health

     

    Regions

    •  Europe
    •  Americas
    •  Caribbean and small islands states
    •  Africa
    •  Asia
    •  China
    •  Australasia

     

    Carbon Brief is a UK-based website covering the latest developments in climate science, climate policy and energy policy. We specialise in clear, data-driven articles and graphics to help improve the understanding of climate change, both in terms of the science and the policy response. We publish a wide range of content, including science explainers, interviews, analysis and factchecks, as well as daily and weekly email summaries of newspaper and online coverage.

    Keywords

    Sector Addressed: 
    Education / Outreach
    Research
    Target Climate Changes and Impacts: 
    Temperature
    Biodiversity
    Economics
    Flooding
    Ocean acidification
    Precipitation
    Public health risks
    Snowpack
    Storms or extreme weather events
    Water supply
    Type of Tool: 
    Visualization
    Type of Adaptation Action/Strategy: 
    Capacity Building