Infographic: how climate change is affecting Europe

Climate change is already having wide-ranging consequences for human health, the environment and economies across Europe. Check out our map to learn more.

Map showing the predicted impact of climate change in Europe
Check out the facts in our infographic

The impact of climate change is already being felt on ecosystems, economic sectors and people's health and well-being in Europe.

All regions are affected, but not in the same way. The effects have been mostly negative, although in some cases there were also some benefits, such as a lower demand for heating and better conditions for agriculture in northern Europe.

Check out our map at the top of this article to find out how your region could be affected.

About our infographic

The map shows how climate change could affect the different regions in Europe. The data comes from a report by the European Environment Agency.

To find out more about the causes of climate change in Europe, check out our explanations of the different greenhouses gases and our infographic on the EU's greenhouse gas emissions by country and sector.

Discover more facts and figures on climate change and emissions in Europe