Author Archives: Clive Best

H3-H4 temperature differences

In this post I look at the effect of changes in the original set of CRUTEM3 stations. Shown below are the spatial changes in temperatures between HadCRUT3 (2013) and the latest HadCRUT4.6 (2019) from 1998 to 2010. These are calculated … Continue reading

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Some CRU Anomalies

The previous post showed that changes to weather station data between CRUTEM3 and CRUTEM4.6 are responsible for converting the Hiatus into a warming trend. Here I look into some examples of those changes. I first looked for big changes in … Continue reading

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Whatever happened to the Global Warming Hiatus ?

The last IPCC assessment in 2013 showed a clear pause in global warming lasting 16 years fromĀ  1998 to 2012 – the notorious hiatus. As a direct consequence of thisĀ  AR5 estimates of climate sensitivity were reduced and CMIP5 models … Continue reading

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