The State of Our Climate 
The State of Our Climate

​vital climate data in monthly  images

ACCELERATING  PLANETARY EMERGENCY SIGNS
Atmospheric 
greenhouse gases
​​ 2015


 CO2    400 ppm
​ CH4  1850 ppb
​ N2O    325 pp
b
Emissions
Atmospheric CO2 ​15 million year high​

Site maintained by Peter Carter

2000-2015
Mar 2016 Human carbon release rate is unprecedented in the past 66 million years of Earth's history
at about 10 times faster than during any event in the past 66 million years including the PETM  (Paleocene-Eocene Thermal Maximum). 
st
ory
IEA 2016Key CO2 Emissions Trends

PBL 2016 Trends in global CO2 emissions: 2016 Report Netherlands Environmental Assessment Agency
2016 GCPGlobal Carbon Budget
2016 GCP  Global Methane Budget