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Western Pacific Ocean

 
Date 97-98 Temp 96-97 Temp Decrease Percent Decrease
June 1 29.33 30.07 0.74 2.4
June 15 29.46 29.79 0.33 1.1
July 1 28.81 29.58 0.77 2.6
July 15 29.16 29.99 0.83 2.8
Aug 1 28.97 29.81 0.94 3.2
Aug 15 28.8 29.91 1.11 3.7
Sep 1 28.64 29.96 1.32 4.4
Sep 15 27.69 30.37 2.68 8.8
Oct 1 28.94 29.91 0.97 3.2
Oct 15 28.74 30.09 1.35 4.4
Nov 1 28.93 30.67 1.74 5.6
Nov 15 29.22 30.09 0.87 2.8
Dec 1 29.58 30.21 0.63 2.1
Dec 15 29.88 30.39 0.51 1.6
Jan 1 29.23 29.04 -0.19 -0.6
Jan 15 29.08 29.15 0.07 0.2
Feb 1 28.6 29.55 0.95 3.2
Feb 15 29.02 29.59 0.57 1.9

Water Temperatures in West Pacific

 

Eastern Pacific Ocean

Date 96-97 Temp 97-98 Temp Increase Percent Increase
June 1 24.22 26.82 2.6 10.7
June 15 24.91 27.28 2.37 9.5
July 1 22.86 27.52 4.66 20.4
July 15 23.96 27.87 3.91 16.3
Aug 1 22.98 27.67 4.69 20.4
Aug 15 22.12 28.01 5.89 26.6
Sep 1 20.74 27.3 6.56 31.6
Sep 15 23.3 26.51 3.2 13.7
Oct 1 24.44 27.13 2.69 11
Oct 15 21.23 27.58 6.35 29.9
Nov 1 21.35 27.57 6.22 29.1
Nov 15 24.26 28.45 4.19 17.2
Dec 1 21.45 28.23 6.78 31.6
Dec 15 20.99 28.57 7.58 36.1
Jan 1 22.73 28.66 5.93 26.1
Jan 15 22.95 28.75 5.8 25.3
Feb 1 24.88 29.66 4.78 19.2
Feb 15 24.67 29.4 4.73 19.1

Water Temperatures in East Pacific

A Comparison of Change in Temperature

Decrease=West Pacific

Increase= East Pacific

A Comparison of Percent Change in Temperature

Decrease=West Pacific

Increase= East Pacific