Significant climate change of extreme rainfall in Denmark

K. Arnbjerg-Nielsen
During the last years practitioners of urban drainage has complained that they felt that surcharging occurred more frequently. Therefore a study was initiated focussing on the variations in extreme rainfall during the last two decades. In Denmark a total of 41 rain gauges with a high resolution in time and volume have an observation period close to 20 years. The rainfall observed at these gauges was selected for this study. Three variables were analyzed for...