New Study Suggests The Early Holocene’s Baltic Sea Temperatures Were 5-11°C Warmer Than Present

Share this…FacebookTwitterBaltic Sea surface temperatures may have reached 24°C 7,200 years ago compared to the current 12.7°C. A new study (Weiss et al., 2022) indicates Baltic Sea regional surface temperatures ranged between 21-24°C from ~5.7 to 7.7 ka (thousand years ago). This period is referred to as the Baltic’s Holocene Thermal Maximum. Temperatures dipped to … Continue reading New Study Suggests The Early Holocene’s Baltic Sea Temperatures Were 5-11°C Warmer Than Present