The World Meteorological Organization (WMO) has declared 2020 as the warmest year on record in the world.
The previous warmest years were 2016 and 2019. The period from 2011 to 2020 has been identified as the hottest decade in the world.
Last year, the average global temperature exceeded 14.9 degrees Celsius. The World Meteorological Organization (WMO) has said that wildfires will increase in 2020 compared to previous years. They say temperatures have been rising year on year since the 1980s