Tem­per­a­ture still on rise

The Press and Journal (Aberdeenshire) - - NEWS -

Weather and cli­mate ex­tremes have con­tin­ued into 2017 af­ter last year saw record break­ing tem­per­a­tures, the World Me­te­o­ro­log­i­cal Or­gan­i­sa­tion said.

Global av­er­age tem­per­a­tures were 1.1C above pre-in­dus­trial lev­els in 2016. Oceans were un­usu­ally warm and global sea lev­els rose sharply.

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