Out Like a Lion April 22, 2012 : 7:07 PM

15,000 heat records were set in March:

“It’s official. This was “the warmest March on record” since records began in 1895, according to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.”

“How hot was it? It was so hot that NOAA reports “there were 15,272 warm temperature records broken (7,755 daytime records, 7,517 nighttime records).”

Source: Climate Progress