February 2016 was the most abnormally warm month ever, - NASA

February 2016 became the warmest month ever recorded.

Censor.NET reports citing Weather.com.

Earth's global temperatures in Feb. 2016 were the most abnormally warm on record for any month, according to an analysis released by NASA on Saturday.

Such changes associated primarily with the strong El Niño effect. El Niño is the warm phase of the El Niño Southern Oscillation (commonly called ENSO) and is associated with a band of warm ocean water that develops in the central and east-central equatorial Pacific.

February's global temperature departure of 1.35 degrees Celsius above the 1951-1980 average topped the previous record just set in January (1.13 degrees Celsius above average), according to NASA's Goddard Institute for Space Studies. NASA's analysis found Feb. 2016 was the largest monthly warm temperature anomaly in their database dating to 1880.

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Feb. 2016 became the most abnormally warm month ever recorded, topping Jan. 2016.It was also found that Feb. 2016 set a new record-warm anomaly for the globe, 0.86 compare to 0.846 degrees Celsius above average in 1998, when El Niño was active as well.

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