Antarctic ice reaches lowest value ever
The extent of ice in the Antarctic reached the lowest value for the month of July this year. It is 7% below the 44-year average according to monitored satellite data.
This has been observed by the EU-funded Copernicus Climate Change Service.
Antarctic ice extent has decreased compared to the minimum values ??recorded in July between 2019 and 2021.
"This year's July is one of the three hottest months on record, almost 0.4 degrees Celsius above the average for the reference period between 1991 and 2020," the report said.