According to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Annual Assessment, greenhouse gas emissions are at an all-time high of 2020.
Noa’s 31st Climate Report released on Wednesday that the Coronavirus epidemic was drastically reducing economic activity, but that greenhouse gas reserves had reached 412.55 units per million (ppm). This represents both a 2.5 ppm increase from 2019 and a record high in six decades.
The average methane concentration in 2020 also reached a record high, with an increase of 14.8 billion units per year.
The report holds the record for the ninth year in a row that the world record high. A.D. According to NOAA, by 2020, sea levels were more than 3.6 inches on average, and by an average of 1.2 inches every ten years, melting glaciers and glaciers are melting.
Meanwhile, global temperatures continued to rise by an average of 0.97 and 1.12 degrees Celsius between 1981 and 2010. Overall, 2020 was the hottest year without El Niኖo, causing unusually high temperatures. To the East Pacific Ocean. Sea level temperatures reached a record high, the third highest in 2016 and 2019. Both years have shown El Niኞo.
Meanwhile, the oceans set a record for carbon dioxide last year – an additional 3 billion metric tons more than they released, the highest since 1982 and a 30 percent increase over the past two decades. .
Last year, the report experienced the worst weather conditions, including 102 tropical storms in both climates. Relatively speaking, from 1981-2010, the annual average was only 85.