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Last updated: Nov 4, 2016 11:54 AM
It’s getting even chillier for many as cold air spreads across the UK from the east bringing with it a chance of snow showers.
Provisional full-year figures for global average near-surface temperatures confirm that last year, 2016, was one of the warmest two years on record, nominally exceeding the record temperature of 2015.
Provisional statistics published by the Met Office reveal that, with three days to go, 2016 is 13th warmest year in the UK in the series going back to 1910.