This is a CSV version of the data presented in the climatology zip files, but only with lantitude/longitude locations with numerical observations included.

The headings in the file represents the following parameters:

Latitude: Decimal Latitiude

Longitude: Decimal Longitude

The remaining columns describe values of variables relating to a variable prefixed by the parameter it relates to:

SaltB = near seabed salinity

SaltS = surface salinity

TempB = near seabed temperature

TempS = surface temperature

For each of the parameters, the following variables are included:

Amplitude: The amplitude of the annual cycle

Mean: The annual mean value for the given coordinate set

Max: The phase of the annual cycles, expressed as the month of maximum value

phi: The phase of the annual cycle