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Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci.2020.9(10): 918-928
DOI: https://doi.org/10.20546/ijcmas.2020.910.110


Understanding the Effect of Climate Change on Temperature and Precipitation in Sirmaur District of Himachal Pradesh
Reena Joshi1* and K. S. Verma2
1College of Forestry, V.C.S.G. University of Horticulture and Forestry, Ranichauri-Tehri Garhwal- 249 199, Uttarakhand, India
2Y. S. Parmar University of Horticulture and Forestry, Nauni-173 230, Solan, Himanchal Pradesh, India
*Corresponding author
Abstract:

In this study, we analyzed the long-term changes in temperature and precipitation in the Sirmaur district of Himachal Pradesh to understand the climate change impact on regional weather. Current (2001-2010) and past (1984-2000) climatic scenario revealed that the region has experienced increase in maximum and minimum temperature. Temperatures in different seasons of the year viz. winter, spring, summer and autumn have shown increasing trends, whereas the precipitation in the form of rainfall decreased except in autumn season.


Keywords: Climate change, Temperature, Rainfall, Seasons
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Reena Joshi and Verma, K. S. 2020. Understanding the Effect of Climate Change on Temperature and Precipitation in Sirmaur District of Himachal Pradesh.Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci. 9(10): 918-928. doi: https://doi.org/10.20546/ijcmas.2020.910.110