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Precipitation changes: trend over land from 1900 to 1994
Philippe Rekacewicz, UNEP/GRID-Arendal
Precipitation has increased over land at high latitudes of the Northern Hemisphere, especially during the cold season. Decrease in precipitation occurred in steps after the 1960s over the subtropics and the tropics from Africa to Indonesia.