Yet another instance of the models getting it wrong.
Image Source: Zhang et al., 2023
The de-intensification of the hydrological cycle has also been documented for the second half of the 20th century.
The highest frequency of global-scale extreme rainfall events occurred from 1960-1980 − when there were concerns about cooling.
Since then, the frequency and intensity of rainfall events have “decreased remarkably” (Koutsoyiannis, 2020).