Weather By Joe Crilly

Will 2017 Follow 2016 Into The Weather Record Books?

As 2016 was named the hottest on record for the third consecutive year, William Hill are offering 11/10 that 2017 follows suit. In the UK, it is just Even money that 2017 is the warmest on record.

 

It is currently 10/1 that the temperature breaches 100f at any point in 2017.

 

“It is no secret that the world is warming up and it looks like 2017 could be a sizzler again,” said William Hill said William Hill spokesman Joe Crilly.

 

Will 2017 be the warmest year on record worldwide: 11/10 yes; 4/6 no

 

Will 2017 be the warmest year on record in the UK: 1/1 yes; 8/11 no

 

4/1        UK to have the Wettest Year on Record

5/1        Thames Water to announce a hosepipe ban in 2016

8/1        White Christmas in London (Heathrow)

10/1      UK Summer Temperature to exceed 100f

12/1       UK Record Summer Temperature to be broken (38.5c)