Tuesday, January 18, 2011

December Global Temperature Anomalies





Global Highlights (From the National Climatic Data Center)



DECEMBER 2010:

The combined global land and ocean average surface temperature for December 2010 was 0.37°C (0.67°F) above the 20th century average of 12.2°C (54.0°F). This tied with 1982 and 1994 as the 17th warmest December on record. It was the coolest December since 2000.

The global land surface temperature for December 2010 was 0.38°C (0.68°F) above the 20th century average of 3.7°C (38.7°F). This tied with 1994 as the 30th warmest December on record.

The worldwide ocean surface temperature for December 2010 tied with 1994 and 1998 as the tenth warmest December on record, 0.36°C (0.65°F) above the 20th century average of 15.7°C (60.4°F).

All of the Year 2010 Monthly Global Temperature Anomaly Maps can be seen at this link:

http://snr.unl.edu/lincolnweather/data/Year2010Global-Anomalies.asp

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