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Since 1900 sea levels have been rising by about 2 mm per year. (200 mm, or 20 cm, or 8 inches in 100 years)

Since 1993 sea levels have been rising by about 3 mm per year. (30 mm or 3 cm or 1.18 inches in 10 years)

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The current global average sea level rise rate is around 3.3 millimeters per year. However, this rate is not uniform worldwide and can vary depending on factors such as local land subsidence and ocean circulation patterns.

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