Climate at a Glance

Global Time Series

Choose from the options below and click "Plot" to create a time series of surface temperature anomalies.
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
1884 -0.15°C 50
1885 -0.18°C 41
1886 -0.21°C 33
1887 -0.25°C 22
1888 -0.24°C 25
1889 -0.20°C 35
1890 -0.22°C 30
1891 -0.22°C 29
1892 -0.22°C 28
1893 -0.26°C 18
1894 -0.30°C 10
1895 -0.28°C 13
1896 -0.25°C 21
1897 -0.21°C 32
1898 -0.20°C 36
1899 -0.17°C 45
1900 -0.14°C 52
1901 -0.15°C 49
1902 -0.18°C 40
1903 -0.20°C 34
1904 -0.26°C 17
1905 -0.30°C 11
1906 -0.32°C 9
1907 -0.34°C 7
1908 -0.35°C 5
1909 -0.35°C 6
1910 -0.37°C 4
1911 -0.42°C 1
1912 -0.41°C 2
1913 -0.39°C 3
1914 -0.33°C 8
1915 -0.27°C 16
1916 -0.24°C 23
1917 -0.25°C 19
1918 -0.25°C 20
1919 -0.27°C 14
1920 -0.30°C 12
1921 -0.27°C 15
1922 -0.24°C 24
1923 -0.23°C 26
1924 -0.22°C 27
1925 -0.21°C 31
1926 -0.20°C 37
1927 -0.18°C 39
1928 -0.17°C 46
1929 -0.19°C 38
1930 -0.17°C 43
1931 -0.17°C 44
1932 -0.16°C 47
1933 -0.18°C 42
1934 -0.13°C 53
1935 -0.14°C 51
1936 -0.15°C 48
1937 -0.13°C 54
1938 -0.08°C 55
1939 -0.06°C 58
1940 0.00°C 72
1941 0.08°C 86
1942 0.10°C 92
1943 0.13°C 93
1944 0.18°C 96
1945 0.19°C 97
1946 0.13°C 94
1947 0.10°C 91
1948 0.07°C 85
1949 0.00°C 70
1950 -0.07°C 56
1951 -0.06°C 57
1952 -0.05°C 60
1953 -0.01°C 66
1954 -0.02°C 65
1955 -0.01°C 67
1956 -0.05°C 60
1957 -0.04°C 63
1958 -0.04°C 62
1959 -0.01°C 68
1960 0.03°C 79
1961 0.08°C 87
1962 0.09°C 89
1963 0.09°C 88
1964 0.05°C 82
1965 0.02°C 74
1966 0.00°C 71
1967 -0.02°C 64
1968 -0.05°C 59
1969 0.00°C 69
1970 0.03°C 78
1971 0.01°C 73
1972 0.02°C 75
1973 0.07°C 84
1974 0.03°C 80
1975 0.02°C 77
1976 0.02°C 76
1977 0.06°C 83
1978 0.04°C 81
1979 0.10°C 90
1980 0.15°C 95
1981 0.23°C 100
1982 0.23°C 99
1983 0.28°C 105
1984 0.27°C 103
1985 0.24°C 101
1986 0.22°C 98
1987 0.26°C 102
1988 0.27°C 104
1989 0.29°C 106
1990 0.35°C 111
1991 0.38°C 113
1992 0.35°C 112
1993 0.33°C 107
1994 0.34°C 109
1995 0.34°C 110
1996 0.33°C 108
1997 0.39°C 114
1998 0.46°C 115
1999 0.48°C 117
2000 0.47°C 116
2001 0.52°C 118
2002 0.54°C 120
2003 0.54°C 119
2004 0.57°C 121
2005 0.62°C 123
2006 0.63°C 127
2007 0.63°C 128
2008 0.61°C 122
2009 0.62°C 125
2010 0.64°C 129
2011 0.62°C 124
2012 0.63°C 126
2013 0.65°C 130
2014 0.67°C 131
2015 0.71°C 132
2016 0.79°C 133
2017 0.85°C 134
2018 0.88°C 135

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Global Time Series, published July 2019, retrieved on July 18, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/