On 21st, I pointed out that the prophecy about 2016 becoming the "hottest" year was a flight of fancy. I put up the actual GISS temperature figures and pointed out that global temperatures were in fact dropping like a stone. Steve Goddard has made a similar point, saying that: "The past four months is the largest four month cooling in the GISS LOTI record. WMO describes this as "2016 warming faster than expected.""
He provides the following graph to ilustrate his point: