Testifying before Congress, atmospheric scientist Dr John Christy illustrates that NOAA’s own data clearly shows that many more 100 degree days occurred in the 1930’s than today.
Dr. Christy: “When you look at the United States record of extreme high temperatures you do not see an upward trend at all. In fact, it’s slightly downward. That does fly in the face of climate model projections.”
Paris Climate Promise: A Bad Deal For America
US House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology
February 2, 2016
Christy’s full testimony here.
EPA Say Heatwaves Much Worse in 1930’s: ‘Heat waves occurred with high frequency in the 1930s, and these remain the most severe heat waves in the U.S. historical record’ – ‘What is surprising is that the EPA acknowledged that the 1930’s saw much more severe heat waves and that there is no trend to heat waves becoming worse’