The role of temperature, latitude, altitude, and humidity is very important with respect to the Coronavirus pandemic. Study the infection spread in details and analyzing it produces a pattern. According to recent research, humidity and hot climate play a big part in containing the spread of the virus. This is because the pandemic is showing a less amount of growth in areas having hot climatic conditions. The research published by the Canadian Medical Association Journal looks at 144 geopolitical states around the world. It takes into consideration a total of 3,95,000 COVID-19 cases.
The study provides new evidence using the global COVID-19 pandemic data. It shows that public health interventions did help remove Coronavirus, but climatic conditions may also have a role to play in it.
— UVA Health (@uvahealthnews) May 6, 2020
The influence of climate changes on Coronavirus
The study, however, takes into account every geological data of the test sites. It not only includes latitude, longitude but also temperature, humidity, school closures, ban on mass gatherings, and many more. All of these conditions together make
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