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*Time*(time)- grid: /T (months since 01-Jan) periodic (0000 1 Oct) to (0000 1 Sep) by 1.0 N= 12 pts :grid
*Longitude*(longitude)- grid: /X (degree_east) ordered (4E) to (4W) by 4.0 N= 89 pts :grid
*Latitude*(latitude)- grid: /Y (degree_north) ordered (60S) to (60N) by 1.0 N= 121 pts :grid

*bufferwordsize*- 8
*CE*- null
*CS*- null
*datatype*- doublearraytype
*missing_value*- NaN
*units*- 0.00397887357729738 meter radian
^{-1}east year^{2} *history*- $integral dT$ $integral dT$ $partialdiff sub X$ detrended-bfl $partialdiff sub X$ $partialdiff sub X$ $integral dX$ detrended-bfl [ IGOSS TOPEX NOAA ssha ]
- Monthly mean sea surface height anomaly.
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$integral dX$ [ $integral dT$ $integral dT$ $partialdiff sub X$ detrended-bfl $partialdiff sub X$ $partialdiff sub X$ $integral dX$ detrended-bfl ( IGOSS TOPEX NOAA ssha ) climatology ]- Averaged over T2[16 Sep 1992 - 15 Sep 1993, 16 Sep 2000 - 15 Sep 2001] minimum 0.0% data present

- Monthly mean sea surface height anomaly.

Last updated: *Fri, 18 Sep 2015 18:39:07 GMT*

- 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 X Y T
- Differentiate along X Y T
- Take differences along 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 |

Note on units