Arctic Sea Ice Extent May 28, 2020

May 28, 2020: Over the past week the sea ice has decreased by 3.83% from the level on 5/21/2020 of 12.121 M km2 to 11.657 M km2 for this week. The new blue line for 2020 is now about even with the levels in 2018 (orange line).

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NSIDC Sea Ice Data Link:
ftp://sidads.colorado.edu/DATASETS/NOAA/G02135/north/daily/data/N_seaice_extent_daily_v3.0.csv
Plot Compiled by: Howard J. Diamond, PhD; Climate Science Program Manager at NOAA's Air Resources Laboratory