Mean Rate of Change ( °C / Century )

Since: 1760 1810 1860 1910 1960 1990
Lebanon - 0.75
± 0.17
0.81
± 0.11
1.03
± 0.13
1.97
± 0.19
5.23
± 0.55
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

Regional Climate Variability

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

Smoothing Monthly Annual Five-year Ten-year Twenty-year
± 2.07 ± 0.85 ± 0.37 ± 0.28 ± 0.21

Correlation to Global Land Average (R value)

Smoothing Monthly Annual Five-year Ten-year Twenty-year
0.50 0.76 0.93 0.95 0.96

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun
± 2.49 ± 2.62 ± 2.68 ± 2.12 ± 1.98 ± 1.42
Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
± 1.37 ± 1.38 ± 1.61 ± 2.10 ± 2.40 ± 2.50

History of Temperature Stations

Evolution of Climate Extremes

Mean of Daily High Temperature

Mean of Daily Low Temperature