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Arctic Sea Ice Extent: October 7, 2021

October 7, 2021: Over the past week the sea ice has now increased from last week by a rate of 8.59% from the level on 09/30/2021 of 5.228 M km2 to 5.719 M km2 for this week.

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/).
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/).