Global land temperature rate of increase was 1.0 degrees F over the la st 30 years
- Based on data from 1974 through 2003, annual global land temperatures increased by 0.6 degrees C (1.0 F) for the 30 year period from 1974 through 2003*.
That is equivalent to a rate of .20 (.34 F) per decade or 2.0 C (3.4 F) per 100 years.
Used NCDC global land data ... estimated Nov & Dec for 2003.
Annual land temperatures for 2003 may exceed the record 1998 powerful El Nino year.
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