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 data       graph  M    public Top Dataset, kaplan sst, sst.mon.anom (Kaplan Extended SST V2), 5.0°, 1856-present    ?   F   I   M   background (external link) RSS Subscribe NOAA ESRL noaa_esrl_808b_cd3b_a80b

The Dataset's Variables and Attributes

Row Type Variable Name Attribute Name Data Type Value
attribute NC_GLOBAL cdm_data_type String Grid
attribute NC_GLOBAL Conventions String COARDS, CF-1.6, ACDD-1.3
attribute NC_GLOBAL creator_email String at
attribute NC_GLOBAL creator_name String NOAA ESRL PSD
attribute NC_GLOBAL creator_type String institution
attribute NC_GLOBAL creator_url String (external link)
attribute NC_GLOBAL dataset_title String Kaplan Extended V2 SST anomaly data
attribute NC_GLOBAL description String Data is processed at Lamont-Doherty using an
optimal analysis scheme. This dataset is different than previously archived version
from Nov 1981 due to a different NCEP OI SST input data values
URL is at IRI
attribute NC_GLOBAL Easternmost_Easting double 357.5
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lat_max double 87.5
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lat_min double -87.5
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lat_resolution double 5.0
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lat_units String degrees_north
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_max double 357.5
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_min double 2.5
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_resolution double 5.0
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_units String degrees_east
attribute NC_GLOBAL history String Originally converted from the IRI format to netCDF3 10/2003. Converted from netCDF3 packed to chunked, deflated non-packed NetCDF4 Sep 2014
attribute NC_GLOBAL id String Datasets/kaplan_sst/sst.mon.anom.nc
attribute NC_GLOBAL infoUrl String (external link)
attribute NC_GLOBAL institution String NOAA ESRL
attribute NC_GLOBAL keywords String anomalies, anomaly, centers, data, dataset, earth, Earth Science > Land Surface > Land Temperature > Land Surface Temperature, Earth Science > Oceans > Ocean Temperature > Sea Surface Temperature, environmental, esrl, extended, interpolation, kaplan, laboratory, land, latitude, longitude, month, monthly, national, ncep, noaa, ocean, oceans, optimum, prediction, research, science, sea, sst, sst.mon.anom, surface, surface_temperature_anomaly, system, temperature, time, top
attribute NC_GLOBAL keywords_vocabulary String GCMD Science Keywords
attribute NC_GLOBAL license String The data may be used and redistributed for free but is not intended
for legal use, since it may contain inaccuracies. Neither the data
Contributor, ERD, NOAA, nor the United States Government, nor any
of their employees or contractors, makes any warranty, express or
implied, including warranties of merchantability and fitness for a
particular purpose, or assumes any legal liability for the accuracy,
completeness, or usefulness, of this information.
attribute NC_GLOBAL Northernmost_Northing double 87.5
attribute NC_GLOBAL platform String Analysis
attribute NC_GLOBAL references String (external link)
attribute NC_GLOBAL sourceUrl String (external link)
attribute NC_GLOBAL Southernmost_Northing double -87.5
attribute NC_GLOBAL standard_name_vocabulary String CF Standard Name Table v55
attribute NC_GLOBAL summary String Kaplan Extended Sea Surface Temperature (SST) V2. Data is processed at Lamont-Doherty using an
optimal analysis scheme. This dataset is different than previously archived version
from Nov 1981 due to a different National Centers for Environmental Prediction (NCEP) Optimum Interpolation (OI) SST input data values
URL is at IRI
attribute NC_GLOBAL testOutOfDate String now-86days
attribute NC_GLOBAL time_coverage_end String 2018-07-01T00:00:00Z
attribute NC_GLOBAL time_coverage_start String 1856-01-01T00:00:00Z
attribute NC_GLOBAL title String Top Dataset, kaplan sst, sst.mon.anom (Kaplan Extended SST V2), 5.0°, 1856-present
attribute NC_GLOBAL Westernmost_Easting double 2.5
dimension time   double nValues=1951, evenlySpaced=false, averageSpacing=30 days 10h 28m 26s
attribute time _CoordinateAxisType String Time
attribute time actual_range double -3.5975232E9, 1.5304032E9
attribute time avg_period String 0000-01-00 00:00:00
attribute time axis String T
attribute time delta_t String 0000-01-00 00:00:00
attribute time ioos_category String Time
attribute time long_name String Time
attribute time standard_name String time
attribute time time_origin String 01-JAN-1970 00:00:00
attribute time units String seconds since 1970-01-01T00:00:00Z
dimension latitude   float nValues=36, evenlySpaced=true, averageSpacing=5.0
attribute latitude _CoordinateAxisType String Lat
attribute latitude actual_range float -87.5, 87.5
attribute latitude axis String Y
attribute latitude ioos_category String Location
attribute latitude long_name String Latitude
attribute latitude standard_name String latitude
attribute latitude units String degrees_north
dimension longitude   float nValues=72, evenlySpaced=true, averageSpacing=5.0
attribute longitude _CoordinateAxisType String Lon
attribute longitude actual_range float 2.5, 357.5
attribute longitude axis String X
attribute longitude ioos_category String Location
attribute longitude long_name String Longitude
attribute longitude standard_name String longitude
attribute longitude units String degrees_east
variable sst   float time, latitude, longitude
attribute sst actual_range float -4.577, 6.461041
attribute sst colorBarMaximum double 3.0
attribute sst colorBarMinimum double -3.0
attribute sst ioos_category String Temperature
attribute sst level_desc String Surface
attribute sst long_name String Monthly Anomalies of SST
attribute sst missing_value float -9.96921E36
attribute sst parent_stat String Other
attribute sst precision short 2
attribute sst standard_name String surface_temperature_anomaly
attribute sst statistic String Anomaly
attribute sst units String degree_C
attribute sst valid_range float -8.0, 8.0
attribute sst var_desc String Sea Surface Temperature

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