Scientists tell us that the global average temperatures over land have warmed 1.4 degree F since 1880. But how have temperatures changed here in the US, in my state, in my congressional district? This site compares the global warming with temperature trends at local levels. Find your state …

Comments on 2017: Global mean temperatures from weather stations on land are just a few tenths of degree F cooler than last year's. Most states saw a slight cooling from last year except Arizona and New Mexico. Also, check out the daily min and max for each state (new). More of the warming is happening while you are asleep.

The ocean continued its steady absorption of heat energy. The ocean heat content is a fundamental indicator of global warming since it absorbs ~90% of the heat energy trapped by greeenhouse gases. The remaining 10% of heat energy is absorbed by glaciers and sea ice (6%) and the atmosphere (4%). March 29, 2018