2017 was one of the hottest years on record, according to new data from NASA and the National Oceanic Atmospheric Administration. Depending on who you listen to, last year was the second-warmest or third-warmest year since 1880, thanks...Show More Summary
NASA researchers on Thursday that 2017 was the second-hottest year on record for average global surface temperatures, eclipsed only by 2016.
The 2017 temps are in, and NASA reports that 2017 was the second-hottest year on record. On a global basis, 2017 was 0.9ºC hotter than the 20th century average. More importantly, it was the hottest by far outside of El Niño years. 2017 was an astonishing 0.26°C hotter than the previous hottest non-El Niño year. […]
Earth's average temperature has been rising for the past 138 years. (Credit: NASA/GSFC Scientific Visualization Studio)
NASA found that only 2016 was warmer.
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Last year was the second hottest since 1880, according to a new report from NASA. That means the planet’s long-term warming trend is continuing, with average global temperatures in 2017 climbing 1.62 degrees Fahrenheit (0.90 degrees Celsius). Show More Summary
Either way you slice it, last year was a top-three scorcher. Global temperatures in 2017 were the third-highest on record, according to data from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, and the second-highest according to data from NASA. While the results announced during a joint briefing...
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It’s official: 2017 was one of the hottest years ever recorded on Earth. On Thursday, NASA reported that only 2016 was warmer. Every year, NASA collects data on the planet’s temperature record and releases a report that explains climate trends. On average, the planet’s surface temperature has risen about 2 degrees Fahrenheit during the last 100 years, a […]
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The last year was second only to 2016, which had help from El Niño.
The planet's global surface temperature last year was second warmest since 1980, NASA says. And scientists say the five warmest years on record have been since 1980.
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