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The ozone hole affects the rainfall in the tropical South Pacific
The ozone hole that opens each spring in the stratosphere over Antarctica has farther-reaching consequences than previously thought. A study of the climatology group now finds that even rainfall in the tropical South Pacific Islands is affected.