Country: China
Latitude:36.1720 N
Longitude:103.4254 E
Nearby Cities:Lanzhou, Linxia, Baiyin

Mean Rate of Change ( °C / Century )

Since: 1760 1810 1860 1910 1960 1990
Current Location - 0.71
± 0.20
0.83
± 0.23
0.91
± 0.25
2.27
± 0.33
3.21
± 0.81
Gansu - 0.75
± 0.21
0.89
± 0.23
1.09
± 0.22
2.54
± 0.24
3.27
± 0.69
Qinghai - 0.74
± 0.21
0.84
± 0.23
1.02
± 0.20
2.38
± 0.24
4.42
± 0.43
China - - 0.89
± 0.20
1.12
± 0.13
2.09
± 0.23
2.10
± 0.39
Eastern Asia - 0.78
± 0.20
0.93
± 0.19
1.23
± 0.13
2.19
± 0.24
1.64
± 0.38
Asia - 0.82
± 0.18
1.00
± 0.15
1.35
± 0.09
2.57
± 0.24
3.13
± 0.25
Northern Hemisphere - 0.79
± 0.16
0.96
± 0.10
1.19
± 0.05
2.56
± 0.20
3.56
± 0.20
Global Land 0.43
± 0.18
0.79
± 0.13
0.91
± 0.08
1.11
± 0.03
2.16
± 0.11
2.78
± 0.13

Local Climate Variabiity

Difference from Global Land Average ( °C, 95% range )

Smoothing Monthly Annual Five-year Ten-year Twenty-year
± 1.77 ± 0.66 ± 0.31 ± 0.24 ± 0.18

Correlation to Global Land Average (R value)

Smoothing Monthly Annual Five-year Ten-year Twenty-year
0.55 0.81 0.94 0.96 0.97

Variability in Monthly Means ( °C, 95% range )

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun
± 2.45 ± 2.69 ± 2.06 ± 1.94 ± 1.42 ± 1.31
Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
± 1.40 ± 1.37 ± 1.25 ± 1.49 ± 1.85 ± 2.47

History of Temperature Stations

Evolution of Climate Extremes

Mean of Daily High Temperature

Mean of Daily Low Temperature