Climate at a Glance

Global Time Series

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Please note, global and hemispheric anomalies are with respect to the 20th century average. Coordinate anomalies are with respect to the 1981 to 2010 average. All other regional anomalies are with respect to the 1910 to 2000 average.


-90.0 to 90.0

-180.0 to 180.0

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Year Anomaly
(1901-2000 Base Period)
Rank
1880 -0.32°C 21
1881 -0.35°C 16
1882 -0.47°C 6
1883 -0.37°C 14
1884 -0.70°C 1
1885 -0.53°C 3
1886 -0.23°C 28
1887 -0.35°C 17
1888 -0.21°C 34
1889 -0.22°C 32
1890 -0.19°C 40
1891 -0.36°C 15
1892 -0.35°C 19
1893 -0.17°C 43
1894 -0.38°C 13
1895 -0.30°C 23
1896 -0.15°C 54
1897 0.06°C 84
1898 -0.29°C 25
1899 -0.26°C 26
1900 -0.16°C 48
1901 0.06°C 85
1902 -0.22°C 33
1903 -0.43°C 8
1904 -0.49°C 4
1905 -0.20°C 35
1906 -0.17°C 46
1907 -0.46°C 7
1908 -0.20°C 36
1909 -0.38°C 12
1910 -0.04°C 69
1911 -0.41°C 11
1912 -0.54°C 2
1913 -0.19°C 39
1914 -0.22°C 29
1915 0.01°C 77
1916 -0.35°C 18
1917 -0.25°C 27
1918 -0.43°C 9
1919 -0.13°C 55
1920 -0.19°C 38
1921 -0.06°C 66
1922 -0.17°C 44
1923 -0.42°C 10
1924 -0.15°C 52
1925 -0.34°C 20
1926 -0.30°C 22
1927 -0.07°C 63
1928 -0.15°C 53
1929 -0.47°C 5
1930 0.01°C 78
1931 0.17°C 98
1932 -0.02°C 74
1933 -0.15°C 51
1934 -0.05°C 68
1935 -0.06°C 65
1936 0.22°C 104
1937 -0.03°C 70
1938 0.04°C 81
1939 0.05°C 82
1940 0.15°C 96
1941 0.25°C 107
1942 -0.09°C 61
1943 0.00°C 75
1944 0.15°C 97
1945 -0.12°C 57
1946 -0.03°C 71
1947 -0.09°C 62
1948 0.03°C 80
1949 -0.18°C 42
1950 -0.30°C 24
1951 0.02°C 79
1952 0.13°C 95
1953 0.06°C 83
1954 -0.12°C 56
1955 -0.20°C 37
1956 -0.22°C 31
1957 -0.17°C 45
1958 0.07°C 87
1959 0.11°C 92
1960 -0.09°C 60
1961 0.00°C 76
1962 -0.02°C 73
1963 0.18°C 100
1964 -0.15°C 49
1965 -0.16°C 47
1966 0.17°C 99
1967 -0.11°C 58
1968 -0.15°C 50
1969 0.12°C 94
1970 0.10°C 91
1971 -0.06°C 64
1972 -0.05°C 67
1973 0.24°C 106
1974 0.06°C 86
1975 0.10°C 90
1976 -0.22°C 30
1977 0.22°C 103
1978 -0.02°C 72
1979 0.11°C 93
1980 0.23°C 105
1981 0.22°C 102
1982 0.20°C 101
1983 0.35°C 112
1984 0.07°C 88
1985 -0.10°C 59
1986 0.07°C 89
1987 0.55°C 120
1988 0.54°C 118
1989 0.30°C 110
1990 0.29°C 108
1991 0.47°C 115
1992 -0.19°C 41
1993 0.29°C 109
1994 0.34°C 111
1995 0.54°C 117
1996 0.45°C 114
1997 0.49°C 116
1998 1.14°C 135
1999 0.68°C 121
2000 0.55°C 119
2001 0.83°C 125
2002 1.00°C 131
2003 0.76°C 123
2004 0.41°C 113
2005 0.96°C 130
2006 0.91°C 129
2007 0.84°C 127
2008 0.88°C 128
2009 0.75°C 122
2010 1.16°C 136
2011 1.05°C 132
2012 1.05°C 133
2013 0.83°C 126
2014 0.80°C 124
2015 1.06°C 134
2016 1.20°C 137
2017 1.24°C 139
2018 1.21°C 138

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Global Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 18, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/