A quick update for sea ice extent:
- Global Sea Ice Extent is 1,158,000 sq km above the 1981-2010 mean.
- Antarctic Sea Ice Extent is 1,574,000 sq km above the 1981-2010 mean. That is 220,000 sq km above the old record, 6th daily record in a row and 34th daily record for 2014.
- Arctic Sea Ice Extent is -417,000 sq km below the 1981-2010 mean and within one standard deviation of normal.
Data here. Graphs below. Click for bigger.