Sea temperatures hitting amazing highs

March sea-surface temperatures in the Coral Sea region off Queensland broke the previous high by 0.12 degrees – a big jump for oceans that are typically more thermally stable than land. … The March temperature reading for the Coral Sea was a bit of a blinder.  The global maps of sea-surface temperatures show a very similar picture of a rising trend. … Some areas off the Australian coast are rising at two or three times the worldwide average.
http://www.smh.com.au/environment/climate-change/record-seasurface-temperatures-in-pacific-point-to-record-warmth-in-2015-and-2016-20150414-1mjooh.html

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