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2019 SkS Weekly Climate Change & Global Warming Digest #33

Posted on 18 August 2019 by John Hartz

Story of the Week... Toon of the Week... Quote of the Week... Graphic of the Week... Coming Soon on SkS... Climate Feedback Claim Review... Poster of the Week... SkS Week in Review...

Story of the Week...

Assessing the Global Climate in July 2019

July was the warmest month on record for the globe


The global land and ocean surface temperature departure from average for July 2019 was the highest for the month of July, making it the warmest month overall in the 140-year NOAA global temperature dataset record, which dates back to 1880. The year-to-date temperature for 2019 tied with 2017 as the second warmest January–July on record.

Global Significant Climate Events July 2019This monthly summary, developed by scientists at NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information, is part of the suite of climate services NOAA provides to government, business, academia, and the public to support informed decision-making.

Assessing the Global Climate in July 2019, NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information, Aug 15, 2019 

Toon of the Week...

2019 Toon 33 

Coming Soon on SkS...

  • Market Forces and Coal (Riduna)
  • Skeptical Science New Research for Week #33 (Doug Bostrom)
  • The North Atlantic ocean current, which warms northern Europe, may be slowing (Peter Sinclair)
  • Why German coal power is falling fast in 2019 (Karsten Capion)
  • What psychotherapy can do for the climate and biodiversity crises (Caroline Hickman)
  • 2019 SkS Weekly Climate Change & Global Warming News Roundup #34 (John Hartz)
  • 2019 SkS Weekly Climate Change & Global Warming Digest #34 (John Hartz)

Climate Feedback Claim Review...


[To be added.] 


Poster of the Week...

2019 Poster 33 

SkS Week in Review...  

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