Climate Change

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July was hottest month ever recorded on Earth, US data shows

The US National Oceanic and Atmosphere Administration (NOAA) said the combined land and ocean-surface temperature around the world was 0.93 of a degree C (1.67F) above the 20th century average of 15.8 C (60.4F).

This temperature breaks by 0.01 of a degree C (0.02 of a degree F) the previous record set in 2016, which was then matched in 2019 and 2020.