Apr 2018: global SST +.465C above ~1980s #7/169: Hadley SST
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2018-05-10 18:51:39 UTC
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Hadley has released its data for global SST for Apr 2018.

The month came in at +.465C above the series baseline (~1980s avgs)
ranking 7th-warmest in the 169-year Hadley record.

The top 10 warmest Aprils are now:
2016 0.654
2017 0.598
2015 0.557
2010 0.501
1998 0.489
2014 0.478
2018 0.465 <-- new #7/169
2005 0.391
2002 0.388
2004 0.375

The Jan-Apr YTD avg glob SST is +.4028C, ranking 6th-warmest
for the period on the HadSST record.

2016 0.67175
2017 0.53800
2010 0.47150
1998 0.46700
2015 0.45675
2018 0.40275 <-- #6
2002 0.38375
2014 0.37025
2003 0.36475
2005 0.36325

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JTEM is right
2018-05-10 20:41:36 UTC
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It's understood that with "Average" there's
going to be numbers above and below that
number, often times a lot higher and lower.

...and then when you cherry pick the
"Average" for the 1980s, it's a given that
most and probably even all the years are
either higher or lower than "Average." It's
just when you "Average" them out you get
something in the middle...

So, these nimrods cherry picked the 1980s,
pretended God engraved a commandment somewhere
stating that 1980s temperatures are where we're
supposed to be, and even then not any actual
temperatures -- which were all higher or lower --
but an "Average."

Wow. This shit actually fools people?

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