The latest global climate summary for July 2019 was just released today by NOAA. It shows that this past month was the month with the warmest global average temperature since records began in 1880. Just a few small areas were cooler than normal this month. For January through July, the central US was one of the few places that was cooler than normal across the world as a whole. The Southeast was above average in temperature for July and much above normal for the year to date. You can read more at https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/news/global-climate-201907 and at Time magazine here.