The planet’s climate is changing. While these recent rapid changes can be attributed to human activities, the climate has also changed throughout geological time. Changes in Scotland’s climate and the effects on our weather will have major implications for our future way of life.
When viewed over long-term averages, we expect the UK to experience more milder wetter winters and more hotter drier summers in the future. These changes in climate and their effect on our weather will have major implications for our way of life.