NOAA's April Climate Report shows that worldwide temperatures once again ran above normal for April 2014--even with a cooler trend in the U.S. The summary is posted below. --Bryce
Global Summary Information - April 2014
April 2014 global temperature ties for record highest
Year-to-date sixth warmest on record
Many areas of the world were much warmer than average, with much of central Siberia observing temperatures more than 9 deg F (5 deg C) above the 1981–2010 average. This region, along with parts of eastern Australia and scattered regions in every major ocean basin, were record warm, as indicated by the ...