Earth’s 5th warmest on record

Earth’s warming trend continued last month, with September 2022 tying with 2021 as the fifth-warmest September in 143 years. The tropics also heated up, with an above-average number of tropical cyclones spinning around the globe, according to scientists at NOAA’s National Centers for Environmental Information (NCEI). Below are more highlights from NOAA’s September global climate


U.S. sweltered through third-hottest summer on record

A top-10 warm August capped off a distinctly hot summer, as the U.S. saw its third-hottest meteorological summer on record. Last month was also marked by several extreme rainfall events across the nation that resulted in historic flooding, according to NOAA’s National Centers for Environmental Information. Climate by the numbers Meteorological summer  For meteorological summer

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