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May 23, 2014

Sea Ice Update May 23 2014 – Global Sea Ice Skyrocketing

A quick update for sea ice extent for day 142 of 2014:

  • Global Sea Ice Extent is 913,000 sq km above the 1981-2010 mean and is well above the one standard deviation mark.
  • Antarctic Sea Ice Extent is 1,378,000 sq km above the 1981-2010 mean.
  • Arctic Sea Ice Extent is -465,000 sq km below the 1981-2010 mean.

NOAA Data here and here here.

Graphs below. Click for bigger.


Global_Sea_Ice_Extent_Zoomed_2014_Day_142_1981-2010 Antarctic_Sea_Ice_Extent_Zoomed_2014_Day_142_1981-2010 Arctic_Sea_Ice_Extent_Zoomed_2014_Day_142_1981-2010



  1. Reblogged this on the WeatherAction Blog.

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