Arctic Sea Ice Thickness Climatology


Seasonal long-term climatology of sea ice thickness in the arctic digitized by Benjamin Felzer from Bourke and Garrett maps from submarine under ice sonar profiles.

Temporal Range:
1960 to 1982
Ice Depth/Thickness Ice Extent
Vertical Levels:
Ground or water surface
Temporal Frequencies:
Winter Season Climatology, Spring Season Climatology, Summer Season Climatology, Autumn Season Climatology
Data Types:
Spatial Coverage:
Longitude Range: Westernmost=180W Easternmost=180E
Latitude Range: Southernmost=54.944N Northernmost=90N Detailed coverage information
Data Contributors:
Climate and Global Dynamics Division, National Center for Atmospheric Research, University Corporation for Atmospheric Research
Bourke, R.H. and R.P. Garrett, 1987: Sea ice thickness distribution in the Arctic Ocean Cold Regions Sci. and Tech., 13, 259-280.

Total Volume:
5.17 MB
Data Formats:
ASCII (see dataset documentation)
Metadata Record:
Data License:
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