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Table 7 Temperature and precipitation conditions during the 8.2 event

From: The response of the hydrological cycle to temperature changes in recent and distant climatic history

Study site Hemisphere Zone Time T P Citation(s)
Global NH/SH 0 8.2 Cold 0 Alley and Ágústsdóttir (2005)
Thomas et al. (2007)
Heikkilä and Seppä (2010)
N. Hemisphere NH 0 8.2 Cold Dry T¨ornqvist et al. (2004)
Clarke et al. (2004) Alley et al. (1997)
North Sea NH M-L 8.2 Cold 0 Klitgaard-Kristensen et al. (1998)
N. Africa NH M-L 8.2 Cold Dry Magny and B´egeot (2004)
NW. Europe NH M-L 8.2 Cold 0 Renssen et al. (2001)
Greenland NH H-L 8.2 Cold 0 Alley et al. (1997)
Von Grafenstein et al. (1998) Gasse (2000)
Germany NH M-L 8.2 Cold 0 Klitgaard-Kristensen et al. (1998)
France NH M-L 8.2 Cold 0 Magny et al. (2003)
Spain NH M-L 8.2 Cold Dry Magny and B´egeot (2004)
Italy NH M-L 8.2 Cold Dry Magny and B´egeot (2004)
Central Alps NH M-L 8.2 0 Wet Magny (1992); Magny and B´egeot (2004)
  1. NH Northern Hemisphere, SH Southern Hemisphere, H-L High-latitudes, M-L Mid-latitudes. Period units are in ka BP