NASA says both global surface temperatures and the Arctic sea ice extent had "broken numerous records" in the first six months of 2016. Photo: Theo Allofs/The Image Bank/Getty Images

June 2016 warmest month on record globally

June temperatures 1.62 degrees Fahrenheit over the 20th century average, say US researchers

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NASA says both global surface temperatures and the Arctic sea ice extent had "broken numerous records" in the first six months of 2016. Photo: Theo Allofs/The Image Bank/Getty Images
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