Earth second-hottest summer 2019

July 2019 record: Earth second-hottest summer 2019

It was the hottest summer on record for the Northern Hemisphere Is it fall yet? 2019 was the hottest summer on record for northern hemisphere

But turns out we weren’t alone in suffering through oppressive and dangerous heat — the whole Northern Hemisphere just sweated through its hottest summer on record, scientists from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration announced Monday.

“Record-warm temperatures during the three-month period were present across parts of the western coast of Alaska, Mexico, western and southern Africa, South America, Europe and Asia,” NOAA said in a statement. “Africa had its warmest June-August on record.”