Impacts of climate change – Impacts at +1.5°C compared with +2°C
The graphic lists and visualizes the damage and impacts in the three areas “weather events,” “on land,” and “in the ocean” for a 1.5°C or 2°C rise in the temperature.
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• Weather events
• Cereal cultivation
• Sea level
• Arctic sea ice
The graphic first presents the impacts for warming of +1.5°C, and then it is possible to fade out to the impacts at +2°C. The fade-out makes it clear that the impacts are many times more intense for warming of +2°C.