Find out what's happening in the world as it unfolds.
More Videos Undeniable climate crisis facts Scorching temperatures also brought Antarctic sea-ice coverage to a new low for the second month in a row, the administration said. The 20th-century average thermometer reading for June was In years of recording temperatures, that's the hottest June scientists have witnessed. Though a new record, it comes as no surprise to those who watch the weather: Nine of the 10 hottest Junes have occurred since In fact, last month was the 43rd consecutive June that rose above averages of the past.
- Croatia sizzles under hottest day of the year.
- Date of Hottest Day Each Year | Lincoln Weather and Climate | Nebraska.
Adding to that, last month was also the th consecutive month recording above-average global temperatures. From January to June, global temperatures rose 1.
July May Have Been the Hottest Month Ever Recorded, UN Says
By Jesus Jimenez. In the Northern Hemisphere, the amount of energy from the sun that reaches Earth peaks on the summer solstice, according to the National Centers for Environmental Information. But what August days are the hottest?
- We've detected unusual activity from your computer network!
- Why hottest weather isn’t on longest day!
- Something to Shout About (The Neddlebee Family Tales Book 6).
- Musings, Mutterings, and Aw Shucks: A Collection of Short Stories, Essays, and Features.
- Site Index!
In Dallas-Fort Worth, the hottest days of August come during the first 17 days of the month when the average high is 97, according to the weather service. The high pressure can prevent rain systems from moving through the area, which stops North Texas from getting cooler.
In addition to being the warmest month of the year, August is also the driest in Dallas-Fort Worth, with an average of 1. It's baaaaack.
Summer heat returns this week By September, the average rainfall total in Dallas-Fort Worth increases to 2. As the rain totals rise, cold fronts move through the area more frequently, and temperatures drop. Jesus Jimenez , Staff Writer.