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Table 2 Effective climate feedback parameter for 2001–2013 and 2001–2015 using monthly and annual averages in the regression

From: Understanding Climate Feedbacks and Sensitivity Using Observations of Earth’s Energy Budget

Date range Monthly averages Annual averages
  GISSTEMP HadCRUT4 GISSTEMP HadCRUT4
2001–2013 −1.13 ± 0.52 −1.18 ± 0.58 −3.6 ± 1.6 −4.5 ± 1.8
2001–2015 −0.35 ± 0.43 −0.27 ± 0.47 −0.48 ± 1.1 −0.32 ± 1.1
  1. TOA radiation data were from the CERES EBAF Ed2.8