NOAA NCEP EMC CMB GLOBAL Reyn_SmithOIv2 monthly ssta: Sea Surface Temperature Anomaly data

monthly ssta Sea Surface Temperature Anomaly from NOAA NCEP EMC CMB GLOBAL Reyn_SmithOIv2: SST fields updated from version 1 with more COADS data, new sea-ice to SST conversion algorithm, and 1971-2000 climatology.

Independent Variables (Grids)

Time (time)
grid: /T (months since 1960-01-01) ordered (Jan 1985) to (Dec 2003) by 1.0 N= 228 pts :grid
Longitude (longitude)
grid: /X (degree_east) periodic (0.5E) to (0.5W) by 1.0 N= 360 pts :grid
Latitude (latitude)
grid: /Y (degree_north) ordered (89.5S) to (89.5N) by 1.0 N= 180 pts :grid

Other Info

bufferwordsize
4
CE
4.1999998
colorscalename
sstacolorscale
CS
-4.1999998
datatype
realarraytype
maxncolor
254
missing_value
NaN
pointwidth
1.0
scale_max
4.1999998
scale_min
-4.1999998
standard_name
sea_surface_temperature
units
degree_Celsius
standard units*
degree_Kelvin
colorscale

References

Reynolds, R.W., N.A. Rayner, T.M. Smith, D.C. Stokes, and W. Wang, 2002: An Improved In Situ and Satellite SST Analysis for Climate. J. Climate, 15, 1609-1625.

Last updated: Mon, 05 Sep 2016 08:02:04 GMT
Expires: Mon, 03 Oct 2016 00:00:00 GMT

Data Views

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[ X Y | T]MMM


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 |
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Note on units