5th Daily Record in 6 Days for Antarctic Sea Ice Extent

July 27 (Day 208) saw the 5th Daily Record in 6 Days for Antarctic Sea Ice Extent. Click graph for bigger.

That makes 15 daily records set in 2013. Looking at the graph, 2013 may have a long run of records still to come.

Out of 366 possible daily records, only 7 were set before 2000 –  4 in 1998, 2 in 1979 and 1 in 1980.

Year No of Records
2008 125
2010 124
2006 27
2012 27
2007 21
2013 15
2009 8
2004 5
1998 4
2000 4
2005 3
1979 2
1980 1

Antarctic_Sea_Ice_Extent_Zoomed_2013_Day_208_1981-2010

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