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Table 2 Temperature distribution and number of days by month and heat wave (years 2005-2007).

From: Susceptibility to heat wave-related mortality: a follow-up study of a cohort of elderly in Rome

  May Jun Jul Aug
  Heat wave Heat wave Heat wave Heat wave
  no yes no yes no yes no yes
min 14.3 28.8 17.3 31.2 24.4 32.6 20.8 32.9
max 27.3 33.5 32.4 38.4 34.2 39.1 34.3 39.7
20 pct 18.7 29.2 20.6 33.4 27.8 34.4 26.4 34.3
50 pct 21.1 29.9 26.7 34.6 29.9 35.3 28.8 35.5
90 pct 25.7 30.9 31.0 38.1 33.1 38.5 32.3 39.1
n(dd) 82 11 68 22 51 42 80 13