Effects of climate change are perceived in ever larger areas of the planet. Heat waves occur with increasing frequency, constituting a risk to the population, especially for the most sensitive subjects. Preventive information to the population on the characteristics of the phenomenon and on the behavior to be supported is the means to reduce the health risks.

Evaluation of Bioclimatic Discomfort Trend in a Central Area of the Mediterranean Sea

Pietro Monforte;Maria Alessandra Ragusa
2022

Abstract

Effects of climate change are perceived in ever larger areas of the planet. Heat waves occur with increasing frequency, constituting a risk to the population, especially for the most sensitive subjects. Preventive information to the population on the characteristics of the phenomenon and on the behavior to be supported is the means to reduce the health risks.
Climate change; heat wave; public health; bioclimatic discomfort; trend analysis; Mann–Kendall test.
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