Image of masked man in car getting temperature taken

Heat-related symptoms affected one-quarter of Americans during summer of 2020

Social distancing, economic hardships left Americans vulnerable to extreme heat


Data and Tools

Climate Inspector

The Climate Inspector is an interactive web application which expands GIS mapping and graphing capabilities to visualize possible temperature and precipitation changes throughout the 21st century.

Extreme Heat Climate Inspector

Extreme Heat Climate Inspector is an interactive web application to visualize possible changes in extreme heat in the future.

Climate Change Scenarios

Climate Change Scenarios GIS portal serves a large community of GIS users. Global and downscaled climate change projections from the Community Climate System Model (CCSM4) can be downloaded in a common GIS format.