Articles | Volume 9, issue 4
Ocean Sci., 9, 683–694, 2013
https://doi.org/10.5194/os-9-683-2013
Ocean Sci., 9, 683–694, 2013
https://doi.org/10.5194/os-9-683-2013

Research article 30 Jul 2013

Research article | 30 Jul 2013

Comparing historical and modern methods of sea surface temperature measurement – Part 1: Review of methods, field comparisons and dataset adjustments

J. B. R. Matthews

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