Table 1: Summary of the rise rates in the three SLR regimes.

From: An extreme event of sea-level rise along the Northeast coast of North America in 2009–2010

 NortheastMid-AtlanticSoutheast
Sea level differentiation method for yearly SLR rate
 s.d. (mm per year)14.519.918.0
 2009 Rate (mm per year)46.931.23.0
 Range of the 2009 rate at different stations (mm per year)32.5–64.022.0–41.5−7–16
    
Linear fit method for yearly SLR rate
 s.d. (mm per year)14.120.317.7
 2009 Rate (mm per year)41.731.213.5
 2009 Error bar (mm per year)8.612.016.1
 2010 Sea-level increase over previous record (mm)59.417.1
 Long-term trend (1920–2012) (mm per year)2.53.52.3