NOAA: August Tied For Second Warmest August On Record
AUGUST WAS THE 2ND WARMEST FOR THE GLOBE IN THE LAST 140 YEARS OF RECORD KEEPING
(CNN) – This past August was the second hottest on record.
That’s according to National Oceanic and Atmospheric Association.
The agency has been tracking global temperatures for 140-years.
It says august was 1.66 degrees above the average over the last century.
In fact, the five warmest August’s have all happened since 2014.
2016 was the warmest August ever.