OK, it's just one month. And it's an el niño year, but it's still far higher than the last major el niño year, 1998. The linear trend per decade has been 0.21 C. We have just 2 decades to stop global temperature averages from rising by less than our target of 1.5%. And still the denialists deny.
Yet we could, if we put our minds to it, slash carbon emissions to zero within 20 years.