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 -0.13°C 46
1882 -0.07°C 64
1883 -0.11°C 51
1884 -0.15°C 42
1885 -0.24°C 24
1886 -0.20°C 32
1887 -0.23°C 26
1888 -0.25°C 20
1889 -0.13°C 48
1890 -0.12°C 49
1891 -0.32°C 10
1892 -0.24°C 23
1893 -0.34°C 9
1894 -0.29°C 13
1895 -0.28°C 17
1896 -0.19°C 33
1897 -0.10°C 55
1898 -0.11°C 52
1899 -0.26°C 18
1900 -0.13°C 47
1901 -0.06°C 65
1902 -0.14°C 45
1903 -0.26°C 19
1904 -0.36°C 7
1905 -0.40°C 4
1906 -0.28°C 16
1907 -0.23°C 25
1908 -0.37°C 6
1909 -0.46°C 1
1910 -0.41°C 3
1911 -0.40°C 5
1912 -0.42°C 2
1913 -0.34°C 8
1914 -0.28°C 14
1915 -0.16°C 38
1916 -0.08°C 60
1917 -0.32°C 11
1918 -0.30°C 12
1919 -0.21°C 29
1920 -0.19°C 34
1921 -0.21°C 30
1922 -0.17°C 36
1923 -0.22°C 27
1924 -0.21°C 28
1925 -0.25°C 21
1926 -0.10°C 54
1927 -0.09°C 58
1928 -0.14°C 43
1929 -0.20°C 31
1930 -0.28°C 15
1931 -0.07°C 62
1932 -0.05°C 66
1933 -0.16°C 39
1934 -0.25°C 22
1935 -0.10°C 53
1936 -0.14°C 44
1937 -0.11°C 50
1938 -0.01°C 76
1939 -0.04°C 70
1940 -0.01°C 75
1941 0.12°C 92
1942 0.20°C 99
1943 0.12°C 93
1944 0.19°C 98
1945 0.26°C 105
1946 0.17°C 97
1947 -0.04°C 69
1948 -0.04°C 71
1949 -0.05°C 67
1950 -0.09°C 57
1951 -0.16°C 37
1952 0.02°C 79
1953 0.02°C 78
1954 0.07°C 83
1955 -0.09°C 59
1956 -0.16°C 41
1957 -0.19°C 35
1958 0.09°C 87
1959 0.10°C 88
1960 0.05°C 82
1961 0.03°C 81
1962 0.08°C 85
1963 0.08°C 86
1964 0.11°C 89
1965 -0.16°C 40
1966 -0.07°C 61
1967 -0.02°C 72
1968 -0.02°C 74
1969 -0.02°C 73
1970 0.12°C 91
1971 0.03°C 80
1972 -0.10°C 55
1973 0.07°C 84
1974 0.13°C 94
1975 -0.05°C 68
1976 -0.01°C 77
1977 -0.07°C 63
1978 0.21°C 100
1979 0.11°C 90
1980 0.24°C 103
1981 0.28°C 108
1982 0.27°C 107
1983 0.22°C 101
1984 0.32°C 110
1985 0.14°C 95
1986 0.15°C 96
1987 0.23°C 102
1988 0.39°C 114
1989 0.35°C 112
1990 0.31°C 109
1991 0.44°C 119
1992 0.41°C 115
1993 0.25°C 104
1994 0.27°C 106
1995 0.36°C 113
1996 0.43°C 117
1997 0.33°C 111
1998 0.53°C 120
1999 0.62°C 128
2000 0.43°C 116
2001 0.43°C 118
2002 0.56°C 122
2003 0.60°C 126
2004 0.60°C 127
2005 0.58°C 125
2006 0.64°C 130
2007 0.64°C 132
2008 0.56°C 121
2009 0.56°C 123
2010 0.64°C 131
2011 0.68°C 134
2012 0.57°C 124
2013 0.64°C 129
2014 0.68°C 133
2015 0.75°C 135
2016 0.92°C 138
2017 0.93°C 139
2018 0.83°C 137
2019 0.80°C 136

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Global Time Series, published May 2019, retrieved on May 24, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/