Trends in the duration of wet (left) and dry (right) spells

Figure Created 12 Aug 2014 Published 12 Sep 2014 Last modified 07 Jun 2016
Black dots show trends that are statistically significant (at the 5% level). Boxes with an outline contain at least three stations. Area averaged annual time series of percentage changes and trend lines are shown below each map for one area in northern Europe (blue line, 5.6 to 16.9 °E and 56.2 to 66.2 °N) and one in south-western Europe (red line, 9.4 °W to 1.9 °E and 36.2 to 43.7 °N).


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