BEST – USA – where is the current 5 year period ranked in terms of TMAX « sunshine hours
Notice that the current period in .31C colder than the warmest period.BEST – Why no cooling in the Southeast? « sunshine hours
Notice how few #1′s there are in the rest of the list.
I think Muller’s own data demolishes his silly CO2 theory.
There are six states which have a negative trend from 1895 as of the end of 2011. Alabama, Georgia, Mississippi, Arkansas, South Carolina and Tennessee.2012 isn’t that dry so far (NOAA Precipitation Data by State) « sunshine hours
How could BEST not find a cooling trend when a lot other people can?
[July 12, 2012: Nice graphic here] This is the lowest precipitation for each month for each state.How cold is the 48 States for each month compared to the record temperature – NOAA data « sunshine hours
Using NOAA data (mean temperature), how cold are the last 12 months (Jul 2011 to Jun 2012) compared to the warmest month.Nunavut – Yes it was warming, but 1930 and 1931 were warm too « sunshine hours
2010 was very warm. 2011 and 2012 (so far) not so much. Both are cooler than 1930,1931,1940 and 1947. I admit there isn’t much data for 1930 to 1931, but the “D” stations are supposed to be more reliable.Greenland Temperatures from stations with data from the 1800s. « sunshine hours
It was warmer in the past.BEST – July 29, 2012 release = TMAX 5 year mean colder than late 20s / early 40s « sunshine hours
These are the warmest years for each month and season.
BEST says the most recent 5 year period TMAX in the USA is .5C colder than the previous 5 year period and colder than the 10 period starting around 1933 and extending into the early 1940s. And also colder than the mid 1950s and around 1990.BEST July 29, 2012 release – dishonesty? and decade length. « sunshine hours
Even more interesting, the most current 5 year period is only .57C warmer than the earliest 5 year period in the 1840s.
Why is there idea of a decade 11 years long?BEST – USA Tmax fell off a cliff on west coast. « sunshine hours
2) Why 1950? I think it is dishonest...
By picking 1950-60 as the starting decade, you start in a big hole and therefore you can tell lies like “1.5F over 50 years”.
Using TMAX data from the new BEST release (here is Oregon) I calculated 5 year averages for every country/state. TMAX fell off a cliff …BEST – USA 5 years averages fall off a cliff continued. « sunshine hours
Looking at BESTs TMAX data state by state I noticed that the last 5 years temperatures had fallen off a cliff. Cold!
South Dakota – The current 5 year period is 16th warmest! Wow.