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 -0.08°C 58
1882 -0.09°C 53
1883 -0.18°C 38
1884 -0.26°C 24
1885 -0.27°C 20
1886 -0.23°C 31
1887 -0.28°C 17
1888 -0.15°C 42
1889 -0.07°C 59
1890 -0.33°C 11
1891 -0.27°C 21
1892 -0.27°C 22
1893 -0.34°C 10
1894 -0.30°C 15
1895 -0.24°C 27
1896 -0.10°C 52
1897 -0.07°C 63
1898 -0.27°C 19
1899 -0.14°C 43
1900 -0.09°C 56
1901 -0.13°C 48
1902 -0.24°C 28
1903 -0.36°C 7
1904 -0.47°C 2
1905 -0.29°C 16
1906 -0.20°C 34
1907 -0.36°C 8
1908 -0.43°C 4
1909 -0.44°C 3
1910 -0.39°C 6
1911 -0.47°C 1
1912 -0.32°C 12
1913 -0.35°C 9
1914 -0.14°C 46
1915 -0.09°C 55
1916 -0.28°C 18
1917 -0.40°C 5
1918 -0.32°C 13
1919 -0.25°C 25
1920 -0.23°C 30
1921 -0.19°C 37
1922 -0.24°C 29
1923 -0.27°C 23
1924 -0.21°C 33
1925 -0.22°C 32
1926 -0.05°C 68
1927 -0.17°C 39
1928 -0.19°C 36
1929 -0.30°C 14
1930 -0.16°C 40
1931 -0.05°C 65
1932 -0.12°C 50
1933 -0.24°C 26
1934 -0.14°C 45
1935 -0.14°C 44
1936 -0.13°C 47
1937 0.00°C 74
1938 -0.01°C 72
1939 -0.05°C 69
1940 0.17°C 94
1941 0.28°C 104
1942 0.12°C 89
1943 0.09°C 84
1944 0.29°C 106
1945 0.19°C 95
1946 0.01°C 77
1947 -0.05°C 67
1948 -0.06°C 64
1949 -0.07°C 62
1950 -0.16°C 41
1951 -0.03°C 70
1952 0.06°C 81
1953 0.13°C 91
1954 -0.07°C 60
1955 -0.12°C 49
1956 -0.19°C 35
1957 0.04°C 80
1958 0.13°C 93
1959 0.09°C 85
1960 0.03°C 79
1961 0.12°C 88
1962 0.10°C 86
1963 0.12°C 90
1964 -0.11°C 51
1965 -0.09°C 54
1966 0.00°C 75
1967 -0.01°C 73
1968 -0.03°C 71
1969 0.08°C 82
1970 0.09°C 83
1971 -0.07°C 61
1972 0.01°C 76
1973 0.21°C 100
1974 -0.05°C 66
1975 0.01°C 78
1976 -0.09°C 57
1977 0.21°C 99
1978 0.11°C 87
1979 0.19°C 97
1980 0.30°C 107
1981 0.30°C 108
1982 0.19°C 97
1983 0.37°C 112
1984 0.20°C 98
1985 0.13°C 92
1986 0.23°C 101
1987 0.36°C 111
1988 0.41°C 114
1989 0.29°C 105
1990 0.45°C 117
1991 0.40°C 113
1992 0.24°C 102
1993 0.28°C 103
1994 0.33°C 110
1995 0.48°C 118
1996 0.32°C 109
1997 0.49°C 119
1998 0.65°C 132
1999 0.44°C 116
2000 0.44°C 115
2001 0.55°C 121
2002 0.62°C 126
2003 0.61°C 124
2004 0.60°C 123
2005 0.65°C 131
2006 0.62°C 125
2007 0.64°C 129
2008 0.53°C 120
2009 0.63°C 127
2010 0.73°C 134
2011 0.56°C 122
2012 0.64°C 128
2013 0.65°C 130
2014 0.72°C 133
2015 0.89°C 136
2016 1.01°C 138
2017 0.89°C 137
2018 0.81°C 135

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/