Climate Central’s analysis shows how much hotter parks are projected to get later this century.
More than 30,000 people living in Maine are especially vulnerable to extreme heat.
By 2050, the typical number of heat wave days in Maine is projected to quadruple from 10 to nearly 40 days a year.
Boston just had its driest summer on record with precipitation more than 6.5 inches below average. It also had its hottest August on record, which has helped bake in the dryness... More
“In general over New York and New England, the season is now beginning about seven days earlier than it did 40-50 years ago and ending 10 days earlier."... More
New research using GPS and prehistoric data has shown that nearly the entire coast is affected, from Massachusetts to Florida and parts of Maine... More
Tinder-dry conditions that have resulted from months with little to no rain and toasty fall temperatures have allowed the fires to reach unusual heights. More