Hot Enough For Me

It is a steamy time of year, here. The humidity, in particular, is rough, keeping the heat in until quite late. I wonder if we've been setting records lately. I know that we've been trending up in such swings:

But it is tough to say within the last several years (as opposed to the last decade) if that's the case.


Apparently the ratio is definitely increasing even within the decade.


Anonymous said...

Definitely is too strong for that noisy set.

Anonymous said...

There's always this problem with ratios of random variables--the distribution is frequently quite fat-tailed. Then you need a whole lot of data to form a good estimator.

Also the fact that it is implicitly a heteroskadistic qty in this case is a PITA.