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Super Bowl Warming Trends

Super Bowl Warming Trends

On average, football season has been warming nationwide since the first Super Bowl.

Groundhog Day Warming Trends

Groundhog Day Warming Trends

Regardless if Punxsutawney Phil sees his shadow or not, spring is coming earlier across the U.S.

2015’s Blistering Record Finish

2015’s Blistering Record Finish

2015 was the hottest year on record by a wide margin.

Fewer Cold Nights

Fewer Cold Nights

The average number of very cold nights each year has declined across much of the country since 1970.

2015 U.S. Temperatures in Review

2015 U.S. Temperatures in Review

2015 was the 2nd hottest year on record for the U.S.

2015 Still Running Away with Record Heat

2015 Still Running Away with Record Heat

Record warm November continues the trend of a record hot 2015.

Which Season is Warming Fastest?

Which Season is Warming Fastest?

For most of the country, winter is warming faster than the other three seasons.

A Major Milestone: 1°C

A Major Milestone: 1°C

2015 marked the first time since recordkeeping began that the global average temperature climbed to more than 1°C (1.8°F) above pre-industrial levels.