El Niño partly to blame for 2015’s high temperatures

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The powerful weather phenomenon known as El Niño is supposed to become less severe this spring. That’s just a few months away, but there’s a lot to factor in until then.

The world heated to a new high temperature in 2015, making it the hottest year on record.

CCTV America’s Sean Calebs reports from Washington.

El Niño partly to blame for 2015's high temperatures

The powerful weather phenomenon known as El Niño is supposed to become less severe this spring. That’s just a few months away, but there’s a lot to factor in until then.