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June 9, 2014

Sea Ice Update June 9 2014 – Arctic Sea Ice Actually Increased – Global Sea Ice 3rd For The Day

Arctic Sea Ice actually rose from day 156 to 158 and it is still higher on day 159 than day 156. A strange turn of events that is not terribly common at this time of year.

A quick update for sea ice extent for day 159 of 2014:

  • Global Sea Ice Extent is 849,000 sq km above the 1981-2010 mean. That is ranked 3 for the day.
  • Antarctic Sea Ice Extent is 1,268,000 sq km above the 1981-2010 mean. That is ranked 1 for the day.
  • Arctic Sea Ice Extent is -419,000 sq km below the 1981-2010 mean. That is ranked 29 for the day.

NOAA Data here and here here. Graphs below. Click for bigger.

Global_Sea_Ice_Extent_Zoomed_2014_Day_159_1981-2010

Antarctic_Sea_Ice_Extent_Zoomed_2014_Day_159_1981-2010

Arctic_Sea_Ice_Extent_Zoomed_2014_Day_159_1981-2010

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  1. Reblogged this on CraigM350.

    Comment by craigm350 — June 9, 2014 @ 4:38 PM | Reply


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