Death Valley set new record for hottest month — avg temp = >107º — avg high = >119º


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❝ According to the National Weather Service, the average temperature for Death Valley in July was a blistering 107.4 degrees. Video provided by Newsy Newslook

Hell on Earth: With an average temperature of 107.39 degrees in July, Death Valley set the record for hottest month at a single location in U.S. history.

❝ Keep in mind that that number is an average of all the high and low temperatures. The average daily high temperature was an unbearable 119.6 degrees.

❝ “It should be noted that this is the hottest average monthly temperature ever measured in the U.S. or, for that matter, anywhere in the Western Hemisphere,” Weather Underground weather historian Christopher Burt…

And, so, the United States is pulling out of the Paris Climate Accords.

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  1. Reality ✓ says:

    “Evidence of climate change abounds amid extreme weather in the Pacific Northwest” (Washington Post 8/14/17) https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/powerpost/paloma/daily-202/2017/08/14/daily-202-evidence-of-climate-change-abounds-amid-extreme-weather-in-the-pacific-northwest/59910b8e30fb0462b8e1a9c4/
    “Greenland, the land of ice and snow, is burning” (Grist 8/9/17) http://grist.org/article/greenland-the-land-of-ice-and-snow-is-burning/ [many links]
    “State of the Climate in 2016” : Special Supplement to the Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society Vol. 98, No. 8, August 2017 https://www.ametsoc.org/ams/index.cfm/publications/bulletin-of-the-american-meteorological-society-bams/state-of-the-climate/
    An international, peer-reviewed publication released each summer, the State of the Climate is the authoritative annual summary of the global climate published as a supplement to the Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society.
    The report, compiled by NOAA’s Center for Weather and Climate at the National Centers for Environmental Information is based on contributions from scientists from around the world. It provides a detailed update on global climate indicators, notable weather events, and other data collected by environmental monitoring stations and instruments located on land, water, ice, and in space.

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