Result for 2015 overall likely to be the same
The first verdict on just how warm the globe was during December of 2015 is now in. And while it is not surprising, I still gasped when I saw it.
As the graph from the Japan Meteorological Agency above shows, global warming last month really did blow the previous record for December right out of the water — which was astonishingly warm itself (speaking of the oceans here), as the underlying image suggests.
The graph shows how the global av