The northern hemisphere this summer was the hottest in history September 16 at 8:16 a.m.
It was found that the summer of the Northern Hemisphere was the hottest in history. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration announced that the average temperature in the Northern Hemisphere was 1.17 degrees above last year’ highest ever.
According to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, the average temperature in the Northern Hemisphere from June to August was 1.17 degrees above the hottest 2016 and 2019, which was the hottest summer in history.
The average area of ice covering the Arctic Ocean was the third smallest in the past month, 29.4% smaller than the 30-year average from 1981 to 2010.
As for wildfires continuing in western California and other states, NOAA points out that drought is likely to be affected in addition to the heat.