Climate projections show that temperatures and precipation will increase. Winters in particular will become warmer and there will be less snow across the country. Heavy rainfall is expected to occur more frequently. Even though climate projections are far from certain, they still give a clear indication of what kind of changes we can expect.
Climate in Norway 2100
The report "Climate in Norway in 2100" comprises atmospheric climate; marine climate, including sea ice, hydrologic conditions, including flooding, permafrost and avalanche and slide conditions.
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Climate projections and uncertainty
Climate projections are uncertain because we lack information about future emissions of greenhouse gasses and particles and because climate models are incomplete or simplified. Uncertainty is greater on a local than on a global scale. Even though climate projections are far from certain, they still give a clear indication of what kind of changes we can expect in Norway in the 21st century.