How ocean and land temperature has changed to 2016
Global warming is a long-term rise in the average temperature of the Earth's climate system, an aspect of climate change shown by temperature measurements and by multiple effects of the warming. Wikipedia
The temperature of the earth is rising and that makes our weather more intense. Regardless of why you think it is warmer, it is a reality that we have to deal with. We need to plan and organize our lives to deal with more extreme weather. That means stronger and wetter storms, hotter and dryer droughts, colder and snowier winters as well as out of season weather.