September 2014 was Globally the Hottest on Record

Tuesday 21st Oct 2014 by theWeather Club

Image: Map showing some of the significant global climate events that took place during September 2014 (Source: NOAA)

According to the September 2014 Global Climate Report, the globally-averaged land and sea surface temperature for September 2014 was the highest for that month since records began in 1880, measuring 0.72oC above the 20th Century average of 15.0oC.

The complete report can be accessed here >> http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/sotc/global/2014/9