Can you spot the difference? (Temperature is in degree Celsius, converted from NOAA/NCDC here.)
Patrick J Michaels can't. He wrote:
What’s different here? Nothing.
How about we help him out:
I'll not be able to check how many dumb deniers he managed to fool till later today. Gotta go out. If someone wants to do a count, here's the WUWT archive to date.
Addendum - Just for Patrick J.
Just in case Patrick still can't figure out where he's gone wrong, here's the same data presented slightly differently.
A tip for those who have trouble reading charts - the right hand side is the recent temperatures - they are almost all above the 1951-1980 average, whereas the earlier years (to the left) are much colder.
Finally, in case young Patrick J. is still a bit puzzled, here's a decadal chart: