Slovakia warms up at a faster rate than expected

Climatologist of the hydrometeorological institute says this is most likely the start of quick and inevitable changes.

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The average temperature in Slovakia may increase by four degrees Celsius in the upcoming decades.

Climatologist of Slovak Hydrometeorological Institute (SHMÚ) Jozef Pecho said that global warming is occurring faster than scientists expected.

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“If warming continues in the following decades, the yearly temperature of the air in Slovakia will increase by another three to four degrees on average, and by five or six degrees in the summer,” Pecho said, as quoted by the SITA newswire.

Climatologist claims that this is definitely not the first nor the last change in climate in human history.

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