"Glaring inconsistencies found between State of the Climate (SOTC) reports sent to the press and public and the “official” climate database record for the United States. Using NCDC’s own data, July 2012 can no longer be claimed to be the “hottest month on record”. Does NOAA’s National Climatic Data Center (NCDC) keep two separate sets of climate books for the USA? | Watts Up With That? This sort of thing has become standard practice in the field of climate science...and that being the case, I really have to wonder what sort of mind continues to beleive anything they have to say.