Is the UK’s weather becoming more extreme?

True or false? The frequency of extreme weather in the UK is increasing.

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Since the 1980s how much have UK temperatures increased by?

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True or false? There have been more temperature records broken recently than ever before.

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In which year did the UK experience its highest ever recorded temperature?

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What is the highest temperature ever recorded in the UK?

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The highest ever recorded temperature in the UK was 38.7°C in Cambridge on 25th July 2019.

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What is the highest two day record of rainfall in the UK?

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The highest ever two-day rainfall record occurred in Thirlmere, Cumbria between 4 to 5 December 2015.

Which principality of the UK holds the record for the lowest recorded temperature?

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The lowest temperature recorded in the UK is -27.2°C in Scotland.

Which of the following is not a prediction for future UK weather?

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True or false? Climate change cannot be responsible for for individual extreme weather events.

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Evidence suggests climate change is warming the planet. Which of the following is not likely to be a result of this?

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Is the UK’s weather becoming more extreme?
Well done! You have a great understanding of this area of geography!

Not a bad effort at all, but you should consider revising this area a bit more.

Hmmmmmm, you might want to spend some time revising this area of geography.

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