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2012 Warmest Year

Ninth-Hottest Year Since 1850

AP | Posted 07.02.2013 | Green

GENEVA (AP) — The World Meteorological Organization says last year was the ninth-warmest since record-keeping began in 1850, despite the cooling eff...

February 2012 To January 2013 Was The Warmest On Record

Posted 02.14.2013 | Green

From Climate Central's Lauren Morello: January was warmer and wetter than average in the contiguous U.S., despite the persistent drought in the nat...

2012 Was The World's 10th Hottest Year On Record

The Huffington Post | James Gerken | Posted 01.16.2013 | Green

Globally, 2012 was one of the warmest years on record, according to separate reports from NOAA and NASA. NOAA's 2012 State of the Climate report, r...

2012 Officially Confirmed As Hottest Year On Record For Contiguous U.S.

Posted 01.09.2013 | Green

From Climate Central's Andrew Freedman: It’s official: 2012 was the warmest year on record in the lower 48 states, as the country experienced...

2012 Was Chicago's Warmest Year Ever

Posted 01.02.2013 | Chicago

The New Year's cold snap capped off what was Chicago's warmest year ever, with 2012's average daily temperatures pushing the mercury to 54.5 degrees. ...

2012 The Warmest Year In NYC History

Posted 12.20.2012 | New York

Following a national trend, New York City experienced its warmest year on record in 2012. The Wall Street Journal reports federal data pulled from ...

October Ties For 5th Warmest On Record While Winter Forecast Remains Uncertain

Posted 11.16.2012 | Green

From Climate Central's Andrew Freedman: With the year-to-date running as the eight-warmest on record, October 2012 tied with 2005 for the globe’s...

September Marks The Warmest 12 Months On Record

Posted 10.10.2012 | Green

From Climate Central's Michael D. Lemonick: NOAA’s latest State of the Climate roundup shows that September marked the 16th month in a row with a...

2012 Will Probably Be The Hottest Year On Record

Posted 09.27.2012 | Green

From Climate Central's Andrew Freedman: The U.S. has experienced its warmest year-to-date (January-August) on record, and unless the next four mont...

Hottest 8 Months To Date... What Comes Next?

Posted 09.10.2012 | Green

From Climate Central's Andrew Freedman: Driven by a warmer-than-average June, the hottest ever July, and a warmer-than-average August, the summer o...