NOAA NCDC ERSST version3b anom: Extended reconstructed SST anomalies data

Extended reconstructed SST anomalies from NOAA NCDC ERSST version3b: In situ data: ICOADS2.5 before 2007, NCEP in situ data from 2008 to present. Ice data: HadISST ice before 2015 and NCEP ice after 2015..

Independent Variables (Grids)

Time (time)
grid: /T (months since 1960-01-01) ordered (Jan 1854) to (Apr 2019) by 1.0 N= 1984 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
zlev
grid: /zlev (meters) ordered [ (0.0)] :grid

Other Info

datatype
realarraytype
iridl:hasSemantics
iridl:SeaSurfaceTemperatureAnomaly
missing_value
-999.0
pointwidth
1.0
standard_name
sea_surface_temperature
units
degree_Celsius
valid_max
12.0
valid_min
-12.0
standard units*
degree_Kelvin
history
Version 3b

References

Smith, T.M., R.W. Reynolds, Thomas C. Peterson, and Jay Lawrimore, 2008: Improvements to NOAA's Historical Merged Land-Ocean Surface Temperature Analysis (1880-2006). Journal of Climate, 21, 2283-2296.

Xue, Y., T. M. Smith, and R. W. Reynolds, 2003: Interdecadal changes of 30-yr SST normals during 1871-2000. J. Climate, 16, 1601-1612.

Last updated: Fri, 03 May 2019 17:23:53 GMT

Data Views

TXYzlev
[ X Y zlev | 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 T | X Y X T Y T | X Y T |
RMS (root mean square with mean *not* removed) over X Y T | X Y X T Y T | X Y T |
RMSA (root mean square with mean removed) over X Y T | X Y X T Y T | X Y T |
Maximum over X Y T | X Y X T Y T | X Y T |
Minimum over X Y T | X Y X T Y T | X Y T |
Detrend (best-fit-line) over X Y T | X Y X T Y T | X Y T |
Convert units from degree_Celsius to

Note on units