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. Continental anomalies are with respect to the 1910 to 2000 average. Coordinate anomalies are with respect to the 1981 to 2010 average.


-90.0 to 90.0

-180.0 to 180.0

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Year Anomaly
(1901-2000 Base Period)
Rank
1883 -0.11°C 53
1884 -0.13°C 49
1885 -0.18°C 32
1886 -0.20°C 29
1887 -0.23°C 20
1888 -0.23°C 22
1889 -0.18°C 36
1890 -0.18°C 33
1891 -0.20°C 26
1892 -0.26°C 15
1893 -0.31°C 10
1894 -0.29°C 13
1895 -0.31°C 9
1896 -0.23°C 19
1897 -0.17°C 38
1898 -0.14°C 47
1899 -0.16°C 41
1900 -0.16°C 40
1901 -0.11°C 52
1902 -0.10°C 58
1903 -0.17°C 37
1904 -0.29°C 12
1905 -0.36°C 6
1906 -0.33°C 7
1907 -0.29°C 14
1908 -0.29°C 11
1909 -0.39°C 4
1910 -0.41°C 2
1911 -0.43°C 1
1912 -0.38°C 5
1913 -0.39°C 3
1914 -0.31°C 8
1915 -0.24°C 18
1916 -0.15°C 44
1917 -0.21°C 23
1918 -0.25°C 17
1919 -0.26°C 16
1920 -0.20°C 27
1921 -0.19°C 31
1922 -0.19°C 30
1923 -0.21°C 24
1924 -0.20°C 28
1925 -0.23°C 21
1926 -0.15°C 43
1927 -0.15°C 46
1928 -0.11°C 55
1929 -0.18°C 35
1930 -0.20°C 25
1931 -0.18°C 34
1932 -0.11°C 51
1933 -0.10°C 57
1934 -0.15°C 45
1935 -0.16°C 39
1936 -0.16°C 42
1937 -0.11°C 54
1938 -0.07°C 61
1939 -0.04°C 66
1940 -0.00°C 73
1941 0.04°C 83
1942 0.13°C 93
1943 0.15°C 94
1944 0.18°C 95
1945 0.19°C 97
1946 0.20°C 100
1947 0.09°C 91
1948 0.01°C 76
1949 -0.06°C 63
1950 -0.07°C 60
1951 -0.11°C 50
1952 -0.07°C 62
1953 -0.01°C 72
1954 0.04°C 81
1955 -0.03°C 68
1956 -0.11°C 56
1957 -0.14°C 48
1958 -0.05°C 65
1959 0.03°C 79
1960 0.07°C 89
1961 0.06°C 87
1962 0.05°C 85
1963 0.08°C 90
1964 0.06°C 86
1965 -0.02°C 70
1966 -0.05°C 64
1967 -0.07°C 59
1968 -0.03°C 67
1969 -0.01°C 71
1970 0.03°C 80
1971 0.03°C 78
1972 0.00°C 75
1973 0.02°C 77
1974 0.04°C 82
1975 0.06°C 88
1976 -0.02°C 69
1977 -0.00°C 74
1978 0.05°C 84
1979 0.11°C 92
1980 0.19°C 98
1981 0.23°C 102
1982 0.26°C 105
1983 0.26°C 104
1984 0.25°C 103
1985 0.22°C 101
1986 0.19°C 99
1987 0.18°C 96
1988 0.29°C 106
1989 0.32°C 109
1990 0.37°C 113
1991 0.36°C 112
1992 0.39°C 115
1993 0.35°C 110
1994 0.29°C 107
1995 0.30°C 108
1996 0.35°C 111
1997 0.39°C 114
1998 0.46°C 116
1999 0.51°C 119
2000 0.54°C 121
2001 0.47°C 117
2002 0.50°C 118
2003 0.54°C 120
2004 0.60°C 124
2005 0.59°C 122
2006 0.61°C 127
2007 0.63°C 129
2008 0.60°C 126
2009 0.59°C 123
2010 0.60°C 126
2011 0.64°C 131
2012 0.64°C 130
2013 0.61°C 128
2014 0.64°C 132
2015 0.72°C 133
2016 0.84°C 134
2017 0.89°C 136
2018 0.89°C 135

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Global Time Series, published July 2018, retrieved on July 20, 2018 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/