July is Getting Hotter
July is here and so is the heat. For most of the country, July is among the hottest months of the year—and it’s only getting warmer as our climate warms. Since 1970, July temperatures have increased by 2.1°F for the U.S. on average.
Below shows how the average July temperature has risen in Columbia over the last 50 years – roughly 3 degrees warmer.