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Year 2021 one of the seven warmest years on record, says World Meteorological Organisation

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Although average global temperatures were temporarily cooled by the 2020-2022 La Nina events, 2021 was still one of the seven warmest years on record, according to six leading international datasets consolidated by the World Meteorological Organisation (WMO). The average global temperature in 2021 was about 1.11 degrees Celsius above the pre-industrial (1850-1900) levels.