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Annual maximum temperature projection data for Hong Kong

Annual maximum temperature projection data for Hong Kong


Projected change in annual maximum temperature of Hong Kong relative to 1995-2014 under different greenhouse gas emissions scenarios. Average annual maximum temperature at the Hong Kong Observatory during 1995-2014 is 34.4℃. It should be noted that temperature exhibits regional variation.

Low
SSP1-2.6
Intermediate
SSP2-4.5
High
SSP3-7.0
Very high
SSP5-8.5
2041-2060 1.1℃ 1.2℃ 1.3℃ 1.7℃
2081-2100 1.2℃ 1.9℃ 3.1℃ 4.1℃

Data source: IPCC AR6


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Data source:

Gutiérrez, J.M., R.G. Jones, G.T. Narisma, L.M. Alves, M. Amjad, I.V. Gorodetskaya, M. Grose, N.A.B. Klutse, S. Krakovska, J. Li, D. Martínez-Castro, L.O. Mearns, S.H. Mernild, T. Ngo-Duc, B. van den Hurk, and J.-H. Yoon, 2021: Atlas. In Climate Change 2021: The Physical Science Basis. Contribution of Working Group I to the Sixth Assessment Report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change [Masson-Delmotte, V., P. Zhai, A. Pirani, S.L. Connors, C. Péan, S. Berger, N. Caud, Y. Chen, L.Goldfarb, M.I. Gomis, M. Huang, K. Leitzell, E. Lonnoy, J.B.R. Matthews, T.K.Maycock, T. Waterfield, O. Yelekçi, R. Yu, and B. Zhou (eds.)]. Cambridge University Press. In Press.
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