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Figure : global-temperature-change-decade-averages
Global Temperature Change: Decade Averages
This figure appears in chapter 34 of the Climate Change Impacts in the United States: The Third National Climate Assessment report.
The last five decades have seen a progressive rise in Earth’s average surface temperature. Bars show the difference between each decade’s average temperature and the overall average for 1901 to 2000. The far right bar includes data for 2001-2012. (Figure source: NOAA NCDC).
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This figure was created on July 31, 2013.
ProvenanceThis figure was derived from 2009 State of the Climate Highlights
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