Bitcoin Hash Rate & Difficulty Level Reach Record Highs

Bitcoin hash rate over the past year
Bitcoin hash rate over the past year, source:

According to data from, the total hash rate Bitcoin miners are deploying recently reached new all-time highs of over 87 EH/s. The difficulty level of mining on the Bitcoin network has also reached record levels after the recent adjustment on the 1st of September. The difficulty level increased by 5.78% to 10.77 trillion. The average block time between the difficulty adjustment on the 19th of August and the 1st of September difficulty adjustment was 9 minutes 27 seconds.