LEVITUS94 MONTHLY theta: potential temperature data

MONTHLY theta theta potential temperature from LEVITUS94: World Ocean Atlas 1994, an atlas of objectively analyzed fields of major ocean parameters at the annual, seasonal, and monthly time scales. Superceeded by WOA98.

Independent Variables (Grids)

Time
grid: /T (months since 01-Jan) ordered [ (Feb)] :grid
Longitude
grid: /X (degree_east) periodic (0.5E) to (0.5W) by 1.0 N= 360 pts :grid
Latitude
grid: /Y (degree_north) ordered (89.5S) to (89.5N) by 1.0 N= 180 pts :grid
Depth
grid: /Z (m) ordered [ (0.0)] :grid

Other Info

datatype
realarraytype
file_missing_value
NaN
fnname
$theta$
missing_value
NaN
units
degree_Celsius
standard units*
degree_Kelvin
history
LEVITUS94 MONTHLY theta
World Ocean Atlas CD-ROM, Levitus et al., 1994
theta $theta$

References

M.E. Conkright, S. Levitus, T.P. Boyer. World Ocean Atlas 1994 Volume 1: Nutrients, number 1, 1994

S. Levitus, T.P. Boyer. World Ocean Atlas 1994 Volume 2: Oxygen, number 2, 1994

S. Levitus, R. Burgett, T.P. Boyer. World Ocean Atlas 1994 Volume 3: Nutrients, number 3, 1994

S. Levitus, T.P. Boyer. World Ocean Atlas 1994 Volume 4: Temperature, number 4, 1994

Last updated: Mon, 24 May 1999 18:54:46 GMT

Data Views

TXYZ
[ X Y Z | T]MMMM


Filters

Here are some filters that are useful for manipulating data. There are actually many more available, but they have to be entered manually. See Ingrid Function Documentation for more information. Average over X Y | X Y |
RMS (root mean square with mean *not* removed) over X Y | X Y |
RMSA (root mean square with mean removed) over X Y | X Y |
Maximum over X Y | X Y |
Minimum over X Y | X Y |
Detrend (best-fit-line) over X Y | X Y |
Convert units from degree_Celsius to

Note on units