2007 a Year of Weather Records in U.S.December 30, 2007 By SETH BORENSTEIN, AP Science Writer in Earth / Environment
(AP) -- When the calendar turned to 2007, the heat went on and the weather just got weirder. January was the warmest first month on record worldwide - 1.53 degrees above normal. It was the first time since record-keeping began in 1880 that the globe's average temperature has been so far above the norm for any month of the year.
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