The Washington Post Capital Weather Gang is making more unsupportable claims about weather, and attributing it to climate. They say heatwaves are getting worse, that India is having record heat, and that last May was hottest on record in the US. None of these claims are true.
India was hotter in June 1935, and just as hot in other years.
Last May was not a particularly hot month in the US. It had a high average maximum temperature (third highest after 1934 and 1936) due to a lack of cold fronts, but there was little hot weather.
The frequency of days over 90F wasn’t even in the top ten…
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