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May 13, 2015

Sea Ice Extent – Day 131 – 5th Highest Global Sea Ice For This Day – Antarctic Sets 44th Daily Record For 2015

5th Highest Global Sea Ice For This Day – Above one standard deviation.

44th Daily Record for Antarctic – 1.6 million above the 1981-2010 mean. – Above 3 standard deviations.

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DataSouth / North



  1. Here are two sea ice graphs from the University of Bremen:


    Just remove the xxx before the http: to view.

    I love the “South” graph because the because it goes “off the chart” and they made no attempt to fix the chart!!!!

    Comment by jlurtz — May 14, 2015 @ 5:52 AM | Reply

  2. Pardon my grammar….

    Comment by jlurtz — May 14, 2015 @ 5:54 AM | Reply

  3. MASIE results for day 133
    Gap closes, now same as day 130. 2014 lost about 212K on this day while 2015 lost 44k Km2 down to 12.67M Km2. The loss is at 12.9% from NH max on day 93. 2014 lead reduces to 0.8%.

    2015 losses occurred mostly in Baffin and Hudson Bays, with slight gains in Greenland and Bering Seas.

    Comment by Ron Clutz — May 14, 2015 @ 7:42 AM | Reply

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