According to NOAA, January's temperature anomaly was below January 2016's. And the probability is that this will be broadly true for the remaining months of 2017. However, we have seen record heat in Australia, and now we're seeing records tumble in the US, where February (winter in the northern hemisphere) temperatures are at the sort of highs usually seen in summer. 736 new record highs were set this week, with no record lows. [Read more here]
I wonder how long it will be and how much it will take before the denialists concede that they were wrong. And whether by then it will be too late.