NINO3.4 SST anomalies (a commonly used El Niño-Southern Oscillation Index) are still hovering a little below zero. For the week centered on July 13, 2011, the NINO3.4 SST anomalies are approximately -0.06 deg C.
NINO3.4 SST Anomalies – Short-Term
Weekly Global SST anomalies have been relatively stagnant in recent weeks. Global SST anomalies usually lag NINO3.4 SST anomalies by a few months so it’s likely the slow rebound from the La Niña minimum will continue. For the week centered on July 13, 2011, Global SST anomalies are +0.15 deg C.
Global SST Anomalies – Short-Term
This weekly Reynolds OI.v2 SST dataset begins in 1990. I’ve started the graphs in 2004 to make the variations visible.
OI.v2 SST anomaly data is available through the NOAA NOMADS system: