Hottest Year

  • 2012 was the hottest year in US history January 9, 2013

    Washington: The United States has experienced the highest average temperatures in 2012, making it hottest year in the continents history. "The average temperature for 2012 was 55.3 F, 3.2 F above the 20th century average, and 1.0 F above 1998, the previous warmest year," the National Climate Data Center of...
  • 2010 boils up to be the hottest till date July 17, 2010

    WASHINGTON: The world is enduring the hottest year on record, according to a US national weather analysis, causing droughts worldwide and a concern for US farmers counting on another bumper year. For the first six months of the year, 2010 has been warmer than the first half of 1998, the previous...
  • Global warming alerts: 2008 recorded warmest in 150 years December 17, 2008

    New Delhi: The year 2008 has been recorded as the 10th warmest year in the past 150 years, cause being global warming. The global mean temperature this year according to the world meteorological organization is 14.3 degree centigrade, making it one of the warmest years since 1850. This year saw Australia...