Fact: the RSS global mean temperature anomaly dataset shows a least-squares linear regression trend of 0.0C from February 1997 to October 2015. But what does this really mean? And what is the significance of this global warming pause? Join me in today’s Thought For The Day as we explore this question.
IPCC AR5 Technical Summary (see Box TS.3 for pause discussion)
NOAA State of the climate 2008 (See page S22 for pause discussion)