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WARMEST YEAR IN US HISTORY? - ANTHONY WARD
Globalwarming.org: Alarmists Inconsistent On Importance of U.S. Temperature Record
Global warming alarmists have seized upon an announcement by NOAA this week that 2012 was the warmest year in the U. S. historical record going back to 1895.
According to the NOAA report released on January 8, the average annual temperature for the contiguous U.S. was 55.3F. This is an increase of 3.3F above the 20th century average, and makes 2012 the warmest year on record.
[But] according to the global satellite temperature record maintained by John Christy and Roy Spencer at the University of Alabama at Huntsville, 2012 was the ninth warmest year globally since 1979. > Read the commentary on Globalwarming.org
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