Author Archives: Clive Best

Sea Level Rise

For over 100 years global sea levels have been measured by tide gauges. Their distribution has of course changed dramatically with time – just like weather stations. Satellite altimetry measurements have only been available since 1992. Therefore we depend on … Continue reading

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Global Temperatures – April 2021

My calculation of April’s temperature (anomaly) was 0.64C, which is down 0.04C from March. This is based on V4C and HADSST3 data using spherical triangulation. It is the coldest April since 2015. It was particularly cool across Europe, Central/Western US … Continue reading

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Do CMIP6 models match the data?

Here is a comparison between my calculation of  global temperature data (spherical triangulation) and a sample of CMIP6 models blended so as to to match SST and land data (see here) The model data are computed as temperature anomalies on … Continue reading

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