Submitted by ub on Tue, 05/09/2023 - 14:06

One of those urban areas where residents aren’t used to temperature extremes and many homes don't have air conditioning,  

In a world where temperatures rise 5-10 degrees, unlike Floridians, San Francisco residents are ill-equipped for dealing with heat and it could be economically damaging.

Other cities with more gradually increasing risk on the Moody’s Analytics list are: 

Cape Coral, FL

New York City

Long Island, NY

Oakland, CA

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Phoenix, AZ

Tucson, AZ

Wilmington, DE

West Palm Beach, FL

North Port, FL

Southeastern metropolitan areas are particularly risky because they’re experiencing rising sea levels and higher temperatures, in addition to a parade of cyclones that could be growing more intense, according to Kamins’ study.

The top 10:

Jacksonville, NC

New Bern, NC

Myrtle Beach, SC

Wilmington, NC

Greenville, NC

Charleston, SC

Punta Gorda, FL

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Deltona, FL

San Juan, PR

Palm Bay, FL

Goldsboro, NC