Future precipitation

Credit: IPCC

Projected precipitation changes by the year 2100. Blue and green areas are expected to have more precipitation. Yellow and pink areas are projected to have less precipitation. The top image shows precipitation change during December, January, and February. The bottom image shows precipitation change during June, July, and August.

Notice that high-latitudes are projected to have more precipitation while most low-latitude areas north and south of the equator are projected to have less precipitation