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

Created: 11/08/2018 - Updated: 2/27/2020

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

     

    Organization(s)

    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