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 -0.06°C 64
1882 -0.05°C 69
1883 -0.15°C 40
1884 -0.19°C 31
1885 -0.23°C 21
1886 -0.18°C 34
1887 -0.24°C 20
1888 -0.16°C 39
1889 -0.08°C 59
1890 -0.31°C 12
1891 -0.26°C 17
1892 -0.26°C 16
1893 -0.33°C 9
1894 -0.27°C 15
1895 -0.23°C 22
1896 -0.10°C 55
1897 -0.09°C 57
1898 -0.28°C 14
1899 -0.11°C 51
1900 -0.08°C 58
1901 -0.11°C 49
1902 -0.23°C 23
1903 -0.33°C 8
1904 -0.43°C 3
1905 -0.29°C 13
1906 -0.21°C 29
1907 -0.35°C 6
1908 -0.44°C 2
1909 -0.42°C 4
1910 -0.37°C 5
1911 -0.46°C 1
1912 -0.32°C 10
1913 -0.34°C 7
1914 -0.13°C 42
1915 -0.07°C 61
1916 -0.25°C 19
1917 -0.31°C 11
1918 -0.22°C 26
1919 -0.19°C 31
1920 -0.19°C 33
1921 -0.16°C 38
1922 -0.21°C 27
1923 -0.22°C 25
1924 -0.21°C 30
1925 -0.18°C 35
1926 -0.02°C 72
1927 -0.13°C 45
1928 -0.17°C 36
1929 -0.26°C 18
1930 -0.14°C 41
1931 -0.06°C 67
1932 -0.11°C 50
1933 -0.22°C 24
1934 -0.13°C 43
1935 -0.12°C 48
1936 -0.13°C 46
1937 -0.01°C 75
1938 -0.02°C 74
1939 -0.07°C 60
1940 0.11°C 89
1941 0.20°C 101
1942 0.15°C 94
1943 0.13°C 93
1944 0.31°C 108
1945 0.18°C 95
1946 0.01°C 79
1947 -0.07°C 62
1948 -0.06°C 65
1949 -0.06°C 66
1950 -0.17°C 37
1951 -0.05°C 68
1952 0.04°C 81
1953 0.09°C 86
1954 -0.10°C 53
1955 -0.13°C 44
1956 -0.21°C 28
1957 0.01°C 80
1958 0.11°C 92
1959 0.07°C 84
1960 -0.01°C 76
1961 0.09°C 87
1962 0.08°C 85
1963 0.10°C 88
1964 -0.12°C 47
1965 -0.10°C 52
1966 -0.02°C 73
1967 -0.02°C 71
1968 -0.03°C 70
1969 0.06°C 83
1970 0.06°C 82
1971 -0.09°C 56
1972 0.00°C 78
1973 0.18°C 98
1974 -0.06°C 63
1975 0.00°C 77
1976 -0.10°C 54
1977 0.19°C 99
1978 0.11°C 90
1979 0.20°C 100
1980 0.28°C 105
1981 0.29°C 106
1982 0.18°C 97
1983 0.35°C 112
1984 0.18°C 96
1985 0.11°C 91
1986 0.23°C 102
1987 0.34°C 111
1988 0.39°C 113
1989 0.29°C 107
1990 0.42°C 115
1991 0.41°C 114
1992 0.26°C 103
1993 0.28°C 104
1994 0.33°C 110
1995 0.46°C 118
1996 0.32°C 109
1997 0.49°C 119
1998 0.63°C 130
1999 0.44°C 116
2000 0.45°C 117
2001 0.53°C 120
2002 0.60°C 126
2003 0.58°C 123
2004 0.60°C 124
2005 0.65°C 132
2006 0.60°C 125
2007 0.63°C 129
2008 0.53°C 121
2009 0.63°C 128
2010 0.71°C 133
2011 0.57°C 122
2012 0.63°C 127
2013 0.65°C 131
2014 0.73°C 134
2015 0.88°C 136
2016 0.97°C 137
2017 0.85°C 135

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Global Time Series, published November 2018, retrieved on December 15, 2018 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/