Climate change: July set to be world's warmest month on record
Amid blistering heatwaves, July is "virtually certain" to be the world's warmest month on record, say scientists.
So hot has the month been to date that researchers are confident the 2019 record will be broken, even with several days to go.
Some experts believe that July might well be the warmest month in the past 120,000 years.
Scientists agree the extra heat is mainly linked to fossil fuel use.
Researchers are not surprised that July is set to break the current record for the warmest month as there have been...