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*Time*(time)- grid: /T (months since 1960-01-01) ordered (0000 16 Sep 1992) to (0000 16 Aug 2002) by 1.0 N= 120 pts :grid
*Longitude*(longitude)- grid: /X (degree_east) ordered (6E) to (6W) by 4.0 N= 88 pts :grid
*Latitude*(latitude)- grid: /Y (degree_north) ordered (59.5S) to (59.5N) by 1.0 N= 120 pts :grid

*bufferwordsize*- 8
*CE*- null
*CS*- null
*datatype*- doublearraytype
*missing_value*- NaN
*units*- 0.0189977219329383 meter radian
^{-2}east year^{3} *history*- detrended-bfl $integral dT$ detrended-bfl $integral dT$ $integral dT$ $partialdiff sub X$ detrended-bfl $partialdiff sub X$ $partialdiff sub X$ $integral dX$ detrended-bfl [ IGOSS TOPEX NOAA ssha ]
- Monthly mean sea surface height anomaly.
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- Monthly mean sea surface height anomaly.

Last updated: *Tue, 19 May 2015 19:52:55 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