served from IRI/LDEO Climate Data Library

*Time*(time)- grid: /T (months since 1960-01-01) ordered (Jan 1854) to (Dec 2009) by 1.0 N= 1872 pts :grid
*Longitude*(longitude)- grid: /X (degree_east) periodic (0) to (2W) by 2.0 N= 180 pts :grid
*Latitude*(latitude)- grid: /Y (degree_north) ordered (88S) to (88N) by 2.0 N= 89 pts :grid

*bufferwordsize*- 4
*datatype*- integerarraytype
*missing_value*- -9999
*pointwidth*- 0
*scale_factor*- 0.01
*units*- Celsius_scale
*standard units**- degree_Kelvin above 273.15

Last updated: *Mon, 16 Feb 2015 21:48:28 GMT*

T | X | Y | |

NOAA NCDC ERSST version2 SST[ Y X | T] | M | M | M |
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- Monthly Climatology calculates a monthly climatology by averaging over all years.
- anomalies calculates the difference between the (above) monthly climatology and the original data.
- Integrate along Y X T
- Differentiate along Y X T
- Take differences along Y X T

RMS (root mean square with mean *not* removed) over Y X T | Y X Y T X T | Y X T |

RMSA (root mean square with mean removed) over Y X T | Y X Y T X T | Y X T |

Maximum over Y X T | Y X Y T X T | Y X T |

Minimum over Y X T | Y X Y T X T | Y X T |

Detrend (best-fit-line) over Y X T | Y X Y T X T | Y X T |

Note on units