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
1881 -0.12°C 50
1882 -0.06°C 63
1883 -0.13°C 48
1884 -0.18°C 37
1885 -0.28°C 18
1886 -0.23°C 30
1887 -0.27°C 20
1888 -0.27°C 21
1889 -0.10°C 55
1890 -0.12°C 49
1891 -0.35°C 10
1892 -0.24°C 29
1893 -0.34°C 12
1894 -0.30°C 16
1895 -0.30°C 14
1896 -0.21°C 34
1897 -0.08°C 59
1898 -0.08°C 60
1899 -0.27°C 19
1900 -0.17°C 38
1901 -0.06°C 65
1902 -0.15°C 46
1903 -0.26°C 23
1904 -0.40°C 6
1905 -0.43°C 2
1906 -0.26°C 25
1907 -0.23°C 31
1908 -0.38°C 7
1909 -0.45°C 1
1910 -0.43°C 3
1911 -0.42°C 4
1912 -0.42°C 5
1913 -0.34°C 11
1914 -0.28°C 17
1915 -0.16°C 41
1916 -0.09°C 56
1917 -0.36°C 9
1918 -0.38°C 8
1919 -0.30°C 15
1920 -0.25°C 26
1921 -0.22°C 32
1922 -0.18°C 35
1923 -0.24°C 28
1924 -0.25°C 27
1925 -0.26°C 24
1926 -0.13°C 47
1927 -0.10°C 54
1928 -0.16°C 40
1929 -0.22°C 33
1930 -0.32°C 13
1931 -0.09°C 58
1932 -0.05°C 67
1933 -0.16°C 39
1934 -0.26°C 22
1935 -0.11°C 53
1936 -0.15°C 42
1937 -0.11°C 51
1938 0.01°C 76
1939 -0.03°C 70
1940 0.02°C 77
1941 0.18°C 97
1942 0.27°C 106
1943 0.08°C 84
1944 0.14°C 93
1945 0.26°C 104
1946 0.18°C 98
1947 -0.05°C 68
1948 -0.02°C 72
1949 -0.05°C 66
1950 -0.11°C 52
1951 -0.15°C 43
1952 0.03°C 78
1953 0.04°C 79
1954 0.11°C 88
1955 -0.07°C 61
1956 -0.15°C 44
1957 -0.18°C 36
1958 0.11°C 87
1959 0.11°C 89
1960 0.07°C 82
1961 0.06°C 81
1962 0.10°C 85
1963 0.10°C 86
1964 0.12°C 91
1965 -0.15°C 45
1966 -0.07°C 62
1967 -0.01°C 73
1968 -0.01°C 74
1969 -0.02°C 71
1970 0.13°C 92
1971 0.05°C 80
1972 -0.09°C 57
1973 0.08°C 83
1974 0.15°C 94
1975 -0.04°C 69
1976 0.00°C 75
1977 -0.06°C 64
1978 0.21°C 99
1979 0.11°C 90
1980 0.24°C 103
1981 0.29°C 108
1982 0.29°C 107
1983 0.22°C 100
1984 0.34°C 111
1985 0.16°C 95
1986 0.16°C 96
1987 0.23°C 102
1988 0.40°C 115
1989 0.36°C 112
1990 0.31°C 109
1991 0.45°C 119
1992 0.39°C 114
1993 0.23°C 101
1994 0.27°C 105
1995 0.37°C 113
1996 0.44°C 118
1997 0.33°C 110
1998 0.54°C 120
1999 0.64°C 128
2000 0.42°C 116
2001 0.43°C 117
2002 0.59°C 125
2003 0.62°C 126
2004 0.63°C 127
2005 0.58°C 124
2006 0.65°C 131
2007 0.67°C 132
2008 0.56°C 121
2009 0.57°C 122
2010 0.65°C 130
2011 0.70°C 134
2012 0.57°C 123
2013 0.64°C 129
2014 0.67°C 133
2015 0.74°C 135
2016 0.95°C 138
2017 0.97°C 139
2018 0.88°C 137
2019 0.83°C 136

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Global Time Series, published June 2019, retrieved on July 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/