A Comparison between
Air & Sea Temperatures
At Nuuk in West – Greenland
24 Januar 2009
from: M. Stein (2007)
1) Nuuk air temperature
anomalies (Graphic by M. Stein not
cold conditions were seen during the 1880s to 1910s.
began around 1920.
Nuuk enjoys warm conditions as during the 1926-30 period.
Nuuk sea surface temperatures (see
reproduce graphic by M. Stein)
series do not show an immediate correlation between the big
warming at Spitsbergen during winter 1918/19, but a time lag of
about two to three years.
partly connection with the sudden changes in the Northern North
Atlantic during the late 1910s could be possible.