Yes, you can enable the configuration to include the full Sustaining Gifts totals in your thermometer.
  1. Navigate to Fundraising > Teamraiser
  2. Search for the event name
  3. Under the Actions column, click Edit
  4. Select Event Options
  5. On the left hand navigation pane, under Related Actions, select Edit Advanced Options
  6. Find the configuration for Recurring Gifts
  7. Mark the checkbox for "Yes, credit the full value of recurring gifts immediately"
  8. Click Save