Look at Our Record-Breaking Global Heat Wave In One Terrifying ChartAlissa Walker9/18/15 1:25pm21615EditInvite manuallyPromoteDismissUndismissHideGo to permalinkHow many months in a row have we run the same headline? Two? Three? Four? NOAA released its global climate report for August yesterday, and guess what? Once again, it’s the hottest month on record. With the year half over now, that makes 2015 a very, very strong contender for hottest year ever.