warmest year

2016 surpasses 2015 as hottest year on record globally in 137 years: US government report

Global surface temperature was also the highest on record.

Aug 11, 2017, 11:43 AM IST

For most of America, 2016 has been recorded as the second hottest year in history!

 Average temperatures across the entirety of the lower 48 states were nearly 3 degrees Fahrenheit above normal.

Jan 10, 2017, 21:36 PM IST

2016 warmest year in UK since 1850

Data for 2016 showed a current value of 0.84 degrees Celsius above the average for the 30-year period between 1961 and 1990.

Nov 15, 2016, 12:00 PM IST

Record warm years 'almost certainly' due to man-made climate change

Natural climate variability causes temperatures to wax and wane over a period of several years, rather than varying erratically from one year to the next.

Jan 25, 2016, 17:10 PM IST

Planet shatters warming records, 2015 hottest `by far`

Not only was 2015 the warmest worldwide since 1880, it shattered the previous record held in 2014 by the widest margin ever observed, said the report by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.

Jan 21, 2016, 09:06 AM IST

2014 heads for warmest year on record: NOAA

Climate scientists on Thursday said that the year 2014 is almost certain to be the warmest year on Earth since 1880.

Nov 21, 2014, 19:22 PM IST

2013 revealed as sixth warmest year on record

In its review of 2013, the world`s leading meteorological authority suggests that many of last year`s weather extremes are likely to have been heavily influenced by rising global temperatures.

Mar 25, 2014, 14:02 PM IST

2013 one of warmest years till date

The World Meteorological Organization has revealed that this year is likely to be among the top 10 warmest on record.

Nov 14, 2013, 14:52 PM IST

Earth Day 2013: 20th century warmest in 1,400 yrs

Earth was cooling until the end of the 19th century and a hundred years later, the planet`s surface was on average warmer than at any time in the previous 1,400 years, according to climate records presented on Sunday.

Apr 21, 2013, 23:05 PM IST

2012 among top 10 warmest years on record

2012 was the ninth warmest of any year since 1880, continuing a long-term trend of rising global temperatures, NASA researchers say.

Jan 16, 2013, 14:32 PM IST

2010 warmest year since 1901: IMD

2010 was the warmest year since
1901, the India Meteorology Department (IMD) announced on Thursday.

Jan 13, 2011, 23:36 PM IST

2010 to be among warmest years ever: UN

The year 2010 will be one of the warmest ever, climaxing a record-breaking decade.

Dec 03, 2010, 09:40 AM IST