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Map showing global maximum air temperatures near the land and ocean surface on the June solstice in 2014. The temperature scale runs from dark blue (minus 48 degrees Celsius) through light blue, white (0 degrees Celsius) and pink to dark red (48 degrees Celsius). Global temperatures have been rising since the industrial revolution. For a prediction of temperatures in 2099, see C026/9108.
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