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October 14, 2020
The global land and ocean temperature departure from average for September 2020 was the highest on record for the month.
October 13, 2020
During September, the average contiguous U.S. temperature was 66.0°F, 1.1°F above the 20th-century average.
September 23, 2020
The September 2020 three-month summaries of climate impacts and outlooks are now available for 11 regions and subregions.
September 14, 2020
The global land and ocean temperature departure from average for August 2020 was 1.69°F (0.94°C), the second warmest on record for the month of August.
September 9, 2020
During August, the average contiguous U.S. temperature was 74.7°F, 2.6°F above the 20th-century average.
August 14, 2020
The July 2020 global land and ocean surface temperature was 1.66°F (0.92°C) above average, tying with 2016 as the second-warmest July on record.
August 12, 2020
We’re announcing the release of the State of the Climate in 2019 report, an annual assessment of Earth’s climate system.
August 11, 2020
During July, the average contiguous U.S. temperature was 75.7°F, 2.1°F above the 20th-century average.
July 13, 2020
The global land and ocean temperature departure from average for June 2020 was +1.66°F (+0.92°C), tying with 2015 as the third-highest June temperature on record.
July 13, 2020
During June, the average contiguous U.S. temperature was 70.3°F, 1.8°F above the 20th-century average.