Animation of Annual Global Temperatures 1880-2016 (video) University of Arizona Share Print E-Mail Loading video... Caption This animation shows annual temperatures each year since 1880, ending with record-warm 2016. Blue indicates temperatures cooler than the 20th-century average and red indicates temperatures warmer than the 20th century. Credit National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Usage Restrictions None Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.