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 -0.51°C 10
1881 -0.45°C 20
1882 -0.46°C 18
1883 -0.67°C 2
1884 -0.72°C 1
1885 -0.57°C 5
1886 -0.52°C 8
1887 -0.49°C 13
1888 -0.42°C 22
1889 -0.30°C 37
1890 -0.51°C 9
1891 -0.52°C 7
1892 -0.50°C 12
1893 -0.55°C 6
1894 -0.40°C 27
1895 -0.40°C 25
1896 -0.34°C 33
1897 -0.27°C 40
1898 -0.40°C 25
1899 -0.23°C 43
1900 -0.16°C 50
1901 -0.13°C 55
1902 -0.29°C 38
1903 -0.40°C 28
1904 -0.45°C 19
1905 -0.36°C 29
1906 -0.19°C 47
1907 -0.62°C 4
1908 -0.44°C 21
1909 -0.41°C 23
1910 -0.35°C 32
1911 -0.49°C 15
1912 -0.49°C 14
1913 -0.32°C 36
1914 -0.05°C 69
1915 -0.08°C 62
1916 -0.46°C 17
1917 -0.63°C 3
1918 -0.50°C 11
1919 -0.33°C 35
1920 -0.35°C 30
1921 -0.14°C 53
1922 -0.25°C 41
1923 -0.29°C 39
1924 -0.25°C 42
1925 -0.15°C 52
1926 -0.02°C 73
1927 -0.22°C 46
1928 -0.14°C 54
1929 -0.48°C 16
1930 -0.12°C 60
1931 -0.01°C 76
1932 -0.03°C 72
1933 -0.35°C 31
1934 -0.06°C 67
1935 -0.17°C 49
1936 -0.12°C 58
1937 -0.02°C 75
1938 0.17°C 97
1939 0.09°C 88
1940 0.07°C 84
1941 0.10°C 89
1942 0.05°C 82
1943 0.07°C 86
1944 0.19°C 99
1945 -0.07°C 64
1946 -0.01°C 78
1947 0.04°C 80
1948 0.06°C 83
1949 -0.07°C 65
1950 -0.33°C 34
1951 -0.06°C 66
1952 -0.05°C 70
1953 0.20°C 100
1954 -0.13°C 56
1955 -0.12°C 58
1956 -0.40°C 24
1957 -0.04°C 71
1958 0.15°C 95
1959 0.08°C 87
1960 -0.01°C 77
1961 0.11°C 92
1962 0.15°C 96
1963 0.21°C 101
1964 -0.22°C 45
1965 -0.13°C 57
1966 -0.06°C 68
1967 0.01°C 79
1968 -0.11°C 61
1969 -0.08°C 63
1970 0.05°C 81
1971 -0.02°C 74
1972 -0.16°C 51
1973 0.34°C 106
1974 -0.18°C 48
1975 0.14°C 94
1976 -0.23°C 44
1977 0.26°C 103
1978 0.11°C 91
1979 0.18°C 98
1980 0.32°C 105
1981 0.53°C 113
1982 0.12°C 93
1983 0.51°C 112
1984 0.07°C 86
1985 0.10°C 90
1986 0.31°C 104
1987 0.45°C 110
1988 0.59°C 115
1989 0.37°C 109
1990 0.66°C 118
1991 0.53°C 114
1992 0.25°C 102
1993 0.35°C 108
1994 0.48°C 111
1995 0.78°C 119
1996 0.35°C 107
1997 0.64°C 117
1998 0.98°C 129
1999 0.79°C 120
2000 0.64°C 116
2001 0.85°C 122
2002 0.96°C 127
2003 0.95°C 126
2004 0.82°C 121
2005 1.10°C 133
2006 0.99°C 130
2007 1.14°C 134
2008 0.91°C 123
2009 0.92°C 124
2010 1.17°C 135
2011 0.93°C 125
2012 0.98°C 128
2013 1.05°C 132
2014 1.03°C 131
2015 1.42°C 137
2016 1.53°C 138
2017 1.41°C 136

Citing This Page

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