temperature, anomaly, global

Monthly global temperature anomalies for January through June 2020. Red colors reflect areas that were up to 11°F (6°C) warmer than average, and blue colors represent locations that were up to 11°F cooler than average. Persistent warmth has led the first half of 2020 to be the second warmest January through June on record. Climate.gov image using data from the National Centers for Environmental Information.