326th in a Row May 23, 2012 : 7:44 PM

April was the 326th month in a row the global temperature was above average when compared with the 20th century:

“The last time the globe had a month that averaged below the 20th Century normal was February 1985. April makes it 326 months in a row. Nearly half the population of the world has never seen a month that was cooler than normal, according to United Nations data.”

Source: Associated Press