Country: Papua New Guinea
Latitude:8.8396 S
Longitude:146.7568 E
Nearby Cities:Port Moresby

Mean Rate of Change ( °C / Century )

Since: 1760 1810 1860 1910 1960 1990
Current Location - - - 0.78
± 0.15
1.21
± 0.46
0.35
± 2.52
Papua New Guinea - - - 0.80
± 0.15
1.24
± 0.27
0.54
± 1.58
Melanesia - - - 0.82
± 0.15
1.29
± 0.27
0.72
± 1.47
Oceania - - 0.63
± 0.23
0.93
± 0.08
1.38
± 0.24
0.65
± 0.47
Southern Hemisphere - - 0.81
± 0.24
0.94
± 0.32
1.34
± 0.38
1.15
± 0.38
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
± 1.05 ± 0.57 ± 0.35 ± 0.28 ± 0.17

Correlation to Global Land Average (R value)

Smoothing Monthly Annual Five-year Ten-year Twenty-year
0.53 0.77 0.91 0.94 0.97

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun
± 0.78 ± 0.81 ± 0.78 ± 0.78 ± 0.85 ± 0.94
Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
± 1.04 ± 1.02 ± 1.11 ± 1.03 ± 0.80 ± 0.64

History of Temperature Stations

Evolution of Climate Extremes

Mean of Daily High Temperature

Mean of Daily Low Temperature