NASA has released the November global temperature estimate. It’s hot
This year will end up the hottest year on record. Here are annual averages, with 2015 the year-to-date average (so it’s only based on 11 months, not 12):
If we want to know the trend (and we do), we might smooth the data, like this:
This month already marks the hottest 12-month period on record, as shown by 12-month moving averages:
Somebody tell Ted Cruz.