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Hottest May on record


Hottest May on record

Last month was the hottest May since global records began in 1880, according to data published in the United States.

The heat was fuelled by higher than normal ocean temperatures.

Experts believe there is a 70% chance of El Niño developing in 2014.

The two warmest years on record occured during this temporary change in the climate of the Pacific Ocean.

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