Update for the week to July 4th

The current 5 day mean is on 9,860,000km2 while the 1 day extent is at 9,726,000km2.

The daily anomaly (compared to 81-10) is at -788,180km2, a decrease from -831,290km2 last week. The anomaly compared to the 07, 11 and 12 average is at +618,200km2, an increase from +299,000km2 last week. We're currently 8th lowest on record, down from 7th last week.

The average daily change over the last 7 days was -79.0k/day, compared to the long term average of -85.2k/day, and the 07, 11 and 12 average of -124.6k/day.

The average long term change over the next week is -80.5k/day, with the 07, 11, and 12 average being -115.8k/day.

The loss so far this July is the 8th smallest on record. To achieve the largest monthly drop, a daily loss of at least 121.2k/day is required, while the smallest drop requires a loss of less than 65.4k/day and an average drop requires a loss of 89.7k/day.

The loss in June was the 18th smallest on record, while the average extent was the 4th smallest on record.