The extreme weather hoax is just another hoax.
From the dept of unsexy climate headlines we get news that there’s no news so far as precipitation is concerned. A new paper which examines a HUUUUGE number of records worldwide finds that there’s no trends anywhere of any significance from 1850. So much for dire warnings of increased droughts and floods due to extra CO2 which DO grab the headlines.
Changes in annual precipitation over the Earth’s land mass excluding Antarctica from the 18th century to 2013
Over 1½ million monthly precipitation totals observed at 1000 stations in 114 countries analysed.
Data record much longer than 3 recent conflicting studies that analysed a few decades of data.
No substantial difference found for stations located at northern, tropical and southern latitudes.
No substantial difference found for stations experiencing dry, moderate and wet climates.
No significant global…
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