COP 26 Diary Part 4

Article 3 of the 2015 Paris Agreement required the 195 signatories to set goals for CO2 emission reductions, known as Nationally Determined Contributions (NDCs) and to revise these every five years. Each five year iteration must represent a 'progression over time' and set with a view to achieving the objectives of that Agreement. The first… Continue reading COP 26 Diary Part 4

August 2020 Highveld Temperatures

In a number of recent posts we have seen a trend of gradually warmer weather but with that trend more marked as regards night minimum temperatures and less so for afternoon ones. Lower daily ranges result. The explanation for this trend appears to have been more humid weather superimposed on a warming trend. While still… Continue reading August 2020 Highveld Temperatures