Last week we were experiencing some record cold temperatures.
According to NOAA, October was the second warmest on record across the globe.
For the month of October, the global temperature was 1.55 degrees above the 20th-century average of 57.1 degrees.
October 2018 also marked the 42nd consecutive October and the 406th consecutive month with temperatures above the 20th-century average.
Year to date, the average temperature across the globe was 1.39 degrees above the 20th-century average of 57.4 degrees the fourth highest for January to October.
Temperatures have been running a little closer to normal so far this week.