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EN4.2.1 SSS
more information Temperature and salinity analysis
X axis: whole world in 360 1.00° steps, first point at 1.00° E, last point at 360.00° E
Y axis: regular grid with 173 1.00° steps, first point at 83.00° S, last point at 89.00° N
Z at 5.02 metres
Monthly data available from Jan1900 to Jan2019 (1429 months)
Variable salinity (salinity) in psu
Full metadata.

Get grid points, average area or generate subset
Mask:   add a mask to the list help
Latitude: °N - °N help
Longitude: °E - °E
Boundaries:
Make: average max min set of grid points subset of the field help
Demand at least: % valid points in this region help
helpApply monthly high/low-pass filter
filter
cut-off value months
requiring at least % valid data
helpApply year-on-year high/low-pass filter
filter
cut-off value years
requiring at least % valid data
helpCreate a field with lower time resolution
New time scale:
New variable: of SSS
Threshold:
Minimum:% valid data
First apply:-month running mean
Missing data: ignore, climatology, trend, persistence.
helpCreate a field with lower spatial resolution
Average over blocks of longitude and latitude grid cells

Construct a statistical forecast model from this field

Compute anomalies
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Compute zonal mean
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