Proposition 06: 1934 vs 1998

Someone called iCowboy posted a comment on Iain Dale’s Diary saying:

1934 vs. 1998 – the difference is 0.01 Celsius between those two years, but the statistics definitely show that 1998 sits well within a warm period, 1934 was generally cooler.

in response to claims that 1934 was actually warmer than 1998.

Proposition:

1934 is (at most) 0.01 degree Celsius warmer than 1998

Methodology:

Scan through the station-year records, find any which cover both 1934 and 1998 with reasonably-complete (>90%) data and check the temperature difference between them.

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