Wednesday, February 19, 2014
Blame CO2? Feb. daytime temperatures avg. 46F at Winter Olympics locations this millennium
Freezing Sochi: how Russia turned a subtropical beach into a Winter Olympics wonderland | The Verge: "The mechanics of climate change mean that polar regions are warming much faster than those at the equator. The February daytime temperature of Winter Games locations averaged out at 32.7 F between the 1920-'50s, but have soared to 46.0 F at Olympics held this millennium. "