The seasonal anomaly of the global average surface temperature in Autumn (September to November) 2016 (i.e. the average of the near-surface air temperature over land and the SST) was +0.33°C above the 1981-2010 average (+0.66°C above the 20th century average), and was the 2nd warmest since 1891. On a longer time scale, global average surface temperatures have risen at a rate of about 0.67°C per century.
1st. 2015(+0.53°C), 2nd. 2016(+0.33°C), 3rd. 2014(+0.31°C), 4th. 2013(+0.26°C), 5th. 2012(+0.24°C)