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Globally, 2017 on Track to Be Second Hottest Year

Globally, 2017 is trending as the second hottest year on record, only behind 2016.

2017 on Track to Be Third Hottest Year Nationally

2017 is on track to be the third hottest year on record for the U.S.

More Warm Fall Days Across the U.S.

With climate change, fall is trending warmer across the U.S.

The Sixth Mass Extinction of Wildlife Also Threatens Global Food Supplies

The foundation of our food supplies are as endangered as wildlife but get almost no attention, a new report reveals.

Warming Football Season

Football season is getting warmer in all 30 of the cities with an NFL team.

Summers Are Lengthening While Winters Shrink

Summer-like days are lasting longer into the fall. Here's how that affects the other seasons.

Summer is Lasting Longer Across the U.S.

The last summer-like day is happening later in the year for most U.S. cities.

Arctic Sea Ice Just Hit Its Eighth-Lowest Minimum Ever Recorded

Shrinking Arctic sea ice is increasingly linked to extreme weather events around the world.

More Downpours in the U.S.

The number of days with more than 3+ inches of rain is increasing in the U.S.

Climate Extremes Index

Extreme weather is happening more often in a warming world, especially in the past few years.

These Major Weather Events Defined Summer 2017

While Harvey was the most damaging weather event this summer, there were other extremes in the U.S.

2017 Summer Review

See how the summer temperatures and rainfall compared to normal this year in these cities.

Longer Heat Streaks Across the U.S.

The length of annual heat streaks — the number of consecutive hot days — is increasing in these cities.

New Findings Show How Climate Change Is Influencing India’s Farmer Suicides

Farmer suicides have disrupted India's countryside. Findings suggest climate change is playing a role.

These Are the Crazy Climate Records from 2016 You Haven’t Heard Much About

You've heard that 2016 was record hot, but here are some other notable climate records you might not have heard before.

July Was Record Hot for Parts of Alaska and the West

July was record warm for Alaska's northernmost city and the hottest month on record for the globe at Death Valley.

This is British Columbia’s Second-Worst Wildfire Season. It’s Far From Over

Wildfires are raging across British Columbia. They're the latest sign of climate change in the northern forest.

Cities Are Already Suffering From Summer Heat. Climate Change Will Make It Worse

Cities are already suffering from the impacts of extreme heat. It'll only get worse as the climate changes.

More Hot Days Are Coming With Climate Change. Our Choices Will Decide How Many

Climate Central has developed a new tool that brings the reality of future heat to hometowns across the U.S.

Future Days Above 95°F

Here's how the number of days with extreme heat will rise in the second half of the century.