NOAA released their latest global climate summary for March 2017 today. It shows that the global temperature for March 2017 was the second warmest on record after the El Niño-enhanced 2016. The year to date global temperature so far is also the second warmest on record. You can read the NOAA news story at http://www.noaa.gov/news/us-had-2nd-warmest-year-to-date-and-9th-warmest-march-on-record and the NCEI story at https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/news/global-climate-201703. You can find the climate summary at https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/sotc/global/201703.