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 -0.05°C 66
1882 -0.07°C 58
1883 -0.13°C 46
1884 -0.17°C 37
1885 -0.24°C 22
1886 -0.16°C 41
1887 -0.24°C 23
1888 -0.20°C 27
1889 -0.02°C 72
1890 -0.28°C 12
1891 -0.27°C 14
1892 -0.24°C 20
1893 -0.35°C 7
1894 -0.26°C 16
1895 -0.25°C 17
1896 -0.11°C 50
1897 -0.06°C 60
1898 -0.25°C 19
1899 -0.17°C 36
1900 -0.06°C 63
1901 -0.07°C 57
1902 -0.21°C 25
1903 -0.30°C 11
1904 -0.44°C 3
1905 -0.33°C 9
1906 -0.18°C 34
1907 -0.33°C 10
1908 -0.41°C 4
1909 -0.45°C 2
1910 -0.35°C 8
1911 -0.48°C 1
1912 -0.28°C 13
1913 -0.39°C 5
1914 -0.17°C 40
1915 -0.08°C 55
1916 -0.20°C 30
1917 -0.36°C 6
1918 -0.23°C 24
1919 -0.17°C 39
1920 -0.20°C 26
1921 -0.19°C 32
1922 -0.19°C 31
1923 -0.25°C 18
1924 -0.17°C 38
1925 -0.24°C 21
1926 -0.02°C 74
1927 -0.15°C 42
1928 -0.15°C 43
1929 -0.26°C 15
1930 -0.18°C 33
1931 -0.05°C 65
1932 -0.09°C 53
1933 -0.20°C 28
1934 -0.18°C 35
1935 -0.11°C 49
1936 -0.15°C 44
1937 -0.04°C 68
1938 -0.01°C 78
1939 -0.06°C 61
1940 0.07°C 84
1941 0.17°C 97
1942 0.17°C 96
1943 0.11°C 91
1944 0.30°C 108
1945 0.19°C 100
1946 0.07°C 83
1947 -0.06°C 62
1948 -0.05°C 67
1949 -0.06°C 59
1950 -0.13°C 48
1951 -0.13°C 47
1952 0.08°C 85
1953 0.06°C 82
1954 -0.09°C 54
1955 -0.10°C 51
1956 -0.20°C 29
1957 -0.06°C 64
1958 0.12°C 92
1959 0.08°C 87
1960 -0.01°C 77
1961 0.10°C 89
1962 0.06°C 81
1963 0.08°C 86
1964 -0.02°C 75
1965 -0.15°C 45
1966 -0.02°C 76
1967 -0.04°C 70
1968 -0.03°C 71
1969 0.04°C 80
1970 0.09°C 88
1971 -0.08°C 56
1972 -0.02°C 73
1973 0.19°C 99
1974 -0.04°C 69
1975 0.01°C 79
1976 -0.09°C 52
1977 0.12°C 94
1978 0.12°C 93
1979 0.16°C 95
1980 0.29°C 106
1981 0.30°C 109
1982 0.18°C 98
1983 0.32°C 110
1984 0.23°C 102
1985 0.11°C 90
1986 0.21°C 101
1987 0.30°C 107
1988 0.41°C 115
1989 0.29°C 105
1990 0.39°C 113
1991 0.43°C 116
1992 0.32°C 111
1993 0.26°C 103
1994 0.27°C 104
1995 0.45°C 117
1996 0.36°C 112
1997 0.41°C 114
1998 0.67°C 132
1999 0.47°C 119
2000 0.46°C 118
2001 0.47°C 120
2002 0.61°C 127
2003 0.56°C 122
2004 0.60°C 125
2005 0.63°C 129
2006 0.61°C 126
2007 0.66°C 131
2008 0.52°C 121
2009 0.62°C 128
2010 0.72°C 133
2011 0.59°C 123
2012 0.60°C 124
2013 0.64°C 130
2014 0.73°C 134
2015 0.83°C 136
2016 1.02°C 138
2017 0.86°C 137
2018 0.77°C 135

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Global Time Series, published October 2018, retrieved on October 17, 2018 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/