2017 Was 3rd Warmest Year on Record | EarthSky.org

According to the annual State of the Climate report, 2017 was the globe’s 3rd-warmest year on record, behind 2016 (1st) and 2015.

Earth also experienced record-high greenhouse gas concentrations and rises in sea level.

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