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16 May 2012
April 2012 Makes 427th Consecutive Months With Ocean Temps. Warmer Than 20th Century Average
Ocean temperatures in April were the second warmest on record and this makes April the 427th month in a row with ocean temperatures above the average of the 20th century. Here are the exact numbers from NOAA: The U.S. Climate Extremes Index was at a record high for the January April period as well: and NOAA says for the U.S.: The contiguous United States mean temperature during …