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Arctic Sea Ice Extent: July 8, 2021

July 8, 2021: Over the past week the sea ice has now decreased from last week by a greater rate of 10.91%, from the level on 07/01/2021 of 9.365 M km2 to 
8.343 M km2 for this week.  The rate of loss at this time is looking very much like that from July 2020.

Plot Compiled by: Howard J. Diamond, PhD; Climate Science Program Manager at NOAA’s Air Resources Laboratory Data Source: National Snow & Ice Data Center (NSIDC; https://nsidc.org/).
Plots Compiled by: Howard J. Diamond, PhD; Climate Science Program Manager at NOAA’s Air Resources Laboratory Data Source: National Snow & Ice Data Center (NSIDC; https://nsidc.org/).