The temperature rose by 0.45-0.56 degrees compared to the average that was recorded between 1981 and 2010. Environmentalists attribute this to the ongoing global warming and the phenomenon of El niño.
In addition, the average surface temperature of the oceans has reached a record high, surpassing the 2015 0.01-0.03 degrees. The global sea level also rose to a record high. In total, this figure rose to 82 mm in 1993, when he began to record with the help of satellite technology.
Along with this, frequent tropical cyclones compared to the average for the period from 1981 to 2010. The concentration of greenhouse gases in the atmosphere last year reached its highest level.
Earlier in June, the President of the United States Donald trump announced the US withdrawal from the Paris climate agreement, which involves a worldwide effort to combat global warming.