# 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 20^{th} 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.*

Place mouse on axis and left-click to **pan**; wheel up/down for **zoom** in/out (or shift key+left-click).

Year | Anomaly (1901-2000 Base Period) |
Rank |
---|---|---|

1970 | 0.01°C | 3 |

1971 | 0.00°C | 2 |

1972 | -0.00°C | 1 |

1973 | 0.04°C | 9 |

1974 | 0.03°C | 7 |

1975 | 0.01°C | 5 |

1976 | 0.01°C | 4 |

1977 | 0.04°C | 8 |

1978 | 0.03°C | 6 |

1979 | 0.06°C | 10 |

1980 | 0.11°C | 11 |

1981 | 0.19°C | 12 |

1982 | 0.21°C | 13 |

1983 | 0.24°C | 17 |

1984 | 0.27°C | 20 |

1985 | 0.23°C | 16 |

1986 | 0.21°C | 14 |

1987 | 0.23°C | 15 |

1988 | 0.25°C | 18 |

1989 | 0.26°C | 19 |

1990 | 0.31°C | 21 |

1991 | 0.36°C | 27 |

1992 | 0.38°C | 28 |

1993 | 0.34°C | 26 |

1994 | 0.33°C | 22 |

1995 | 0.34°C | 25 |

1996 | 0.34°C | 23 |

1997 | 0.34°C | 24 |

1998 | 0.42°C | 29 |

1999 | 0.47°C | 30 |

2000 | 0.47°C | 31 |

2001 | 0.49°C | 32 |

2002 | 0.54°C | 34 |

2003 | 0.52°C | 33 |

2004 | 0.54°C | 35 |

2005 | 0.57°C | 36 |

2006 | 0.60°C | 38 |

2007 | 0.61°C | 41 |

2008 | 0.60°C | 40 |

2009 | 0.60°C | 37 |

2010 | 0.62°C | 43 |

2011 | 0.62°C | 42 |

2012 | 0.60°C | 39 |

2013 | 0.63°C | 44 |

2014 | 0.65°C | 45 |

2015 | 0.67°C | 46 |

2016 | 0.75°C | 47 |

2017 | 0.81°C | 48 |

2018 | 0.84°C | 49 |

## Citing This Page

- NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Global Time Series, published October 2018, retrieved on November 14, 2018 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/