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What Is an Urban Heat Island and Where Are They?

Have you ever wondered why it feels like your city gets hotter every year? You might be living in a heat island.

In This Article:

  • Heat islands lead to increased temperatures in cities, which can have negative effects on public health and the environment.

Emergency and Trauma Services

If you experience the negative effects of heat islands due to increased temperatures in Arizona, Valleywise Health is here to help with any health issue you may have.