Journal of Climatology & Weather Forecasting

ISSN - 2332-2594

Chloe Wilson

Editorial Office, Journal of Climatology & Weather Forecasting, London, United Kingdom

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    Weather Effects on Coronavirus Pandemic
    Author(s): Chloe Wilson*

    The unique coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2) has spread around the world, prompting the World Health Organization to proclaim a pandemic. While influenza viruses have a seasonal pattern, it is unknown if COVID-19 is affected by the weather. In this paper, we look at the weather patterns in all of the COVID-19-affected regions around the world. Our findings show that between 3 and 17 °C, and 1 and 9 g/m3, roughly 85 percent of COVID-19 reported cases (out of approximately 29 million tests completed) occurred in places with temperatures between 3 and 17 °C and absolute humidity between 1 and 9 g/m3. Similarly, outside of these limits, hot and humid locations have only reported about 15% of cases, or about 0.5 million cases (out of approximately 7 million tests performed). This implies that COVID19's global spreading could be influenced by the weather. However, in US and European citi.. Read More»
    DOI: 10.35248/ 2332-2594.22.10(2).335

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