There’s Joe Romm – And Then There’s The Facts

NOT A LOT OF PEOPLE KNOW THAT

By Paul Homewood

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http://thinkprogress.org/climate/2016/06/15/3788651/greenland-record-globe-hottest-year/

Joe Romm has been up to his tricks again:

Last Thursday, Greenland’s capital hit 75°F, which was hotter than New York City. This was the highest temperature ever recorded there in June — in a country covered with enough ice to raise sea levels more than 20 feet.

It comes hot on the heels of the hottest May on record for the entire globe, according to NASA. As the map above shows, May temperature anomalies in parts of the Arctic and Antarctic were as high as 17°F (9.4°C) above the 1951-1980 average for the month.

Greenland in particular has been shockingly warm this spring. Here, for instance, is “land surface temperatures for April 2016 compared to the 2001–2010 average for the same month” from NASA:

Greenland

NASA reports that some parts of Greenland were 36°F (20°C) warmer than “normal” — and remember, in this map…

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