served from IRI/LDEO Climate Data Library

*Time*(time)- grid: /T (months since 1960-01-01) ordered (0000 1 Nov 1981) to (0000 1 Apr 2003) by 1.0 N= 258 pts :grid
*Longitude*(longitude)- grid: /X (degree_east) ordered (179.5E) to (179.5W) by 1.0 N= 362 pts :grid
*Latitude*(latitude)- grid: /Y (degree_north) ordered (89S) to (89N) by 1.0 N= 179 pts :grid

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*PLOTCOAST*- 1
*units*- 2.11539874851881×10
^{-06}degree_Kelvin radian^{2}east year^{2} *history*- $integral dX$ $integral dX$ $partialdiff sub X$ $integral dT$ $integral dX$ detrended-bfl $integral dT$ detrended-bfl detrended-bfl [ IGOSS nmc Reyn_SmithOIv1 monthly ssta ]
- Monthly mean sea surface temperature anomaly (blended from ship, buoy, and bias-corrected satellite data)

Last updated: *Wed, 13 Feb 2019 20:27:28 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