Category Archives: climate science

V4C August Temperature and the size of V4 adjustments

Only GHCN-V4 is currently available for August. V3 has not been updated since 17th August so I wondered if it had perhaps been discontinued, but it turns out they have had  IT problems. My calculation of the latest V4C combined … Continue reading

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HadSST4 and knock on effects

The new version of the HadSST4 has reassigned ship based  measurements from before WW II  into the early 1990s. Bias adjustments depend on the fraction of measurements using wooden or canvas buckets and engine room intakes (ERI), which are partly … Continue reading

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GHCN V4 warming (updated 2/8)

In this post I investigate what has changed in global temperatures moving from GHCN-V3 to GHCN-V4, and in particular why V4 gives higher temperatures than V3  after 2000. Whenever a new temperature series is released it inevitably shows an increase … Continue reading

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