Temperature outside and number of sexual assault crimes

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According to the statistics reported from Beijing, China, the number of sexual assault crimes correlates with the temperature outside.
The numbers hint that at under 65 degrees Fahrenheit …..

Under 65 degrees Fahrenheit (18? Celsius), there are few incidences of sexual assault but between , but between 65 and 80 degrees Fahrenheit (18? – 27? Celsius), there’s a large increase, with the numbers peaking at 82 degrees Fahrenheit.
From 82? to 90? F (28?-32? Celsius), the numbers of sexual assaults go down.
After 90? F (32? C) — the drop is significant.

Why is this happening is anybody’s guess.
Some say the hotter temperature tend to shorten the skirts and sleeves, some try to explain it by alcohol drinking patterns.
Some medical experts note that there’s also a correlation between mood and temperature. lower and higher temperatures make people apathic enough to put off any sexual activity until the environment gets into the specific temperature range.

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