The New Pause lengthens by three months to 5 years 10 months

Now that the small La Niña that has recently ended has begun to have its effect on global temperatures, the UAH monthly global mean lower-troposphere anomalies now show a further…

The New Pause lengthens by another month to 5 years 7 months

The New Pause continues. To the end of December 2020, it was 5 years 4 months. To the end of January 2021, it was 5 years 6 months. To the…

Study: Global Warming Hiatus (aka “The Pause”) Was Real

From the GWPF and the better late than never department: (the paper was published in late 2019 but seems pretty solid, using Oxygen18 isotope analysis) – Anthony A new analysis…

Chinese Scientists Confirm Warming Hiatus For China, 2001-2015

From “the pause is a fact” department and The GWPF A regional warming hiatus is diagnosed for the period 2001–2015 in China. Greenhouse gases-induced warming is suppressed by natural variability.…

New Met Office study suggests natural factors, including the sun, are the biggest reason behind “the pause”

More excuses for “the pause”. A team of researchers from the U.K. Met Office, Sweden and Australia has found that three periods of global warming slowdown since 1891 were likely…

Topsy-turvy climate science: 'Global Warming Hiatus' blamed for more intense hurricanes

From the UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII AT MANOA and the “but. but, warming is the cause of more intense hurricanes” comes this interesting study. La Niña-like ocean cooling patterns intensify northwestern Pacific…

If it looks like a slowdown, and walks like a slowdown, and quacks like a slowdown, is it a slowdown?

Guest essay by Sheldon Walker At the moment, I am working on a statistical proof which will clearly show that the recent slowdown was real, and that it is statistically…

A possible compromise on global warming slowdowns and pauses

  Guest essay by Sheldon Walker I recently read an article by Tamino aka Grant Foster of Portland, ME, called “Global Warming: the Relentless Trend“. Many of the points that…

Proof that the recent slowdown is statistically significant (correcting for autocorrelation)

Guest essay by Sheldon Walker Introduction In my last article I attempted to present evidence that the recent slowdown was statistically significant (at the 99% confidence level). Some people raised…

Proof that the recent global warming slowdown is statistically significant (at the 99% confidence level)

Guest analysis by Sheldon Walker NOTE: An update to this article is here: https://wattsupwiththat.com/2018/01/17/proof-that-the-recent-slowdown-is-statistically-significant-correcting-for-autocorrelation/ Introduction In this article I will present convincing evidence that the recent slowdown was statistically significant…

Is the recent global warming slowdown real, or is it fake news?

Guest essay by Sheldon Walker For a long time, there has been strong disagreement over the idea of a recent slowdown in global warming. Many people believe that there never…

Weather Station Data Shows One Billion Chinese Are Living Through A 20-Year Cooling Trend

From The Daily Caller Energy Michael Bastasch Eastern China is in the midst of a two decade-long cooling trend, according to a new study, which labeled it a continuation of…

Another paper confirms "the pause" in global warming – cites issues with methods of obtaining average temperature

Spatiotemporal Divergence of the Warming Hiatus over Land Based on Different Definitions of Mean Temperature Chunlüe Zhou & Kaicun Wang Abstract Existing studies of the recent warming hiatus over land are primarily…

How They airbrushed out the Inconvenient Pause

By Christopher Monckton of Brenchley In November 2015, just before the faithful gathered around their capering, gibbering witch-doctors and shamans in Paris for the New Superstition’s annual festival of thanks…

China Met Office Confirms Global Warming Hiatus

From The GWPF Dr David Whitehouse, GWPF Science Editor The China Meteorological Administration (CMA) has recently developed a new global monthly land-surface air temperature data set called CMA GLSAT. Using…

The New ‘Consensus’ On Global Warming – a shocking admission by "Team Climate"

From the “well maybe there was a hiatus after all” walkback department. Even Mann is on board with this paper. By MICHAEL BASTASCH AND DR. RYAN MAUE A scientific consensus…

Maue: new climate hiatus or accelerated warming trend coming?

You Ought to Have a Look: Time for a New “Hiatus” in Warming, or Time for an Accelerated Warming Trend? Guest essay by Dr. Ryan Maue As you can tell…

New ‘Karl-buster’ paper confirms ‘the pause’, and climate models failure

The “uncertainty monster” strikes again We’ve been highly critical for some time of the paper in summer 2015 by Karl et al. that claimed “the pause” or hiatus went away…

'Warming' and 'The Pause' Explained By Wind, Upwelling And Mixing

Cooling and warming the surface of the Earth without energy loss or energy gain: a natural mechanism Guest Post by Wim Röst Abstract Upwelling is a massive force, well visible…

Wacky Claim: Forests 'held their breath' during global warming hiatus

From the UNIVERSITY OF EXETER comes this wacky headline: Forests ‘held their breath’ during global warming hiatus, research shows Global forest ecosystems, widely considered to act as the lungs of…

2016 Global Temperature: The Pause Never Went Away

The Met Office yesterday confirmed that the warm record of 2016 was mainly driven by a very strong El Nino. Guest essay by Dr David Whitehouse, GWPF Science Editor Not…

A Cloudy Question: was 'the pause' caused by a change in global cloud cover?

Guest essay by Mike Jonas I have been looking at some cloud data (from ISCCP: isccp.giss.nasa.gov all available monthly “EQ” data (equal-area grid)) and an interesting question arises. I haven’t…

When will 'The Pause' in global temperature return?

By Christopher Monckton of Brenchley Another year, another failure of global warming to occur at even half the rate originally predicted by IPCC in 1990. CO2 emissions have increased at…

Ingenious or Misleading Rationale for the "Pause"?

Guest Post by Ira Glickstein “A glass of ice water in a hot place is certainly warming,” said the confident questioner, “despite the thermometer ‘pausing’ at freeing until most of…