Select a season (other time scales)
This option allows you to restrict the computations to a specific season. Many effects vary greatly with the seasonal cycle, and it is rarely a good idea to combine all seasons.

In the Climate Explorer, the season is defined by a starting month and the length of the season. The starting month is The length of the season is defined by selecting the number of months in the season (1 to 12). If you want to subtract the seasonal cycle to first order, check the box anomalies.

Note that if you have also requested averaging the data, the season refers to the beginning of the averaging period.

A few examples