October 2023: Arctic ICE GROWS by Leaps

… growth of Arctic ice extent during October 2023

… litte is said about Arctic ice growing 4M km2

… in one month!

…  Look on the left (Russian side) at the complete closing of the Northern Sea Route for shipping

… The graph below show 2023 compared to the 17 year average (2006 to 2022 inclusive), and some notable years

… ice extent is 368k km2 above average

… nearly 600k km2 greater than 2007