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
1880 -0.11°C 52
1881 -0.06°C 66
1882 -0.06°C 65
1883 -0.14°C 41
1884 -0.20°C 31
1885 -0.22°C 26
1886 -0.20°C 32
1887 -0.25°C 19
1888 -0.14°C 38
1889 -0.10°C 54
1890 -0.32°C 9
1891 -0.24°C 20
1892 -0.30°C 13
1893 -0.31°C 12
1894 -0.27°C 17
1895 -0.22°C 25
1896 -0.09°C 56
1897 -0.11°C 50
1898 -0.26°C 18
1899 -0.12°C 48
1900 -0.06°C 64
1901 -0.13°C 46
1902 -0.24°C 22
1903 -0.33°C 7
1904 -0.41°C 4
1905 -0.28°C 16
1906 -0.21°C 27
1907 -0.37°C 6
1908 -0.44°C 1
1909 -0.42°C 3
1910 -0.38°C 5
1911 -0.43°C 2
1912 -0.33°C 8
1913 -0.32°C 10
1914 -0.14°C 43
1915 -0.07°C 61
1916 -0.29°C 14
1917 -0.31°C 11
1918 -0.20°C 33
1919 -0.19°C 34
1920 -0.20°C 30
1921 -0.14°C 40
1922 -0.22°C 24
1923 -0.20°C 29
1924 -0.24°C 23
1925 -0.14°C 44
1926 -0.05°C 69
1927 -0.14°C 39
1928 -0.16°C 36
1929 -0.29°C 15
1930 -0.09°C 55
1931 -0.07°C 62
1932 -0.11°C 49
1933 -0.24°C 21
1934 -0.10°C 53
1935 -0.14°C 45
1936 -0.11°C 51
1937 -0.02°C 75
1938 -0.03°C 71
1939 -0.02°C 76
1940 0.09°C 89
1941 0.19°C 100
1942 0.15°C 95
1943 0.15°C 96
1944 0.28°C 107
1945 0.17°C 98
1946 -0.01°C 77
1947 -0.06°C 68
1948 -0.06°C 67
1949 -0.06°C 63
1950 -0.17°C 35
1951 -0.02°C 73
1952 0.02°C 80
1953 0.09°C 88
1954 -0.12°C 47
1955 -0.14°C 42
1956 -0.20°C 28
1957 0.04°C 83
1958 0.11°C 91
1959 0.05°C 84
1960 0.02°C 79
1961 0.07°C 85
1962 0.09°C 86
1963 0.10°C 90
1964 -0.15°C 37
1965 -0.08°C 58
1966 -0.03°C 72
1967 -0.02°C 74
1968 -0.03°C 70
1969 0.09°C 87
1970 0.03°C 82
1971 -0.08°C 59
1972 0.02°C 81
1973 0.16°C 97
1974 -0.07°C 60
1975 0.00°C 78
1976 -0.08°C 57
1977 0.19°C 101
1978 0.11°C 92
1979 0.22°C 102
1980 0.26°C 105
1981 0.30°C 109
1982 0.18°C 99
1983 0.34°C 112
1984 0.15°C 94
1985 0.13°C 93
1986 0.23°C 103
1987 0.37°C 113
1988 0.37°C 114
1989 0.29°C 108
1990 0.43°C 117
1991 0.40°C 115
1992 0.25°C 104
1993 0.28°C 106
1994 0.34°C 111
1995 0.45°C 119
1996 0.32°C 110
1997 0.51°C 120
1998 0.63°C 130
1999 0.44°C 118
2000 0.42°C 116
2001 0.54°C 122
2002 0.60°C 125
2003 0.61°C 127
2004 0.58°C 124
2005 0.66°C 132
2006 0.61°C 128
2007 0.61°C 126
2008 0.54°C 121
2009 0.63°C 131
2010 0.70°C 134
2011 0.58°C 123
2012 0.62°C 129
2013 0.67°C 133
2014 0.74°C 135
2015 0.90°C 137
2016 0.94°C 138
2017 0.85°C 136

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Global Time Series, published November 2018, retrieved on December 11, 2018 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/