IceCoreData

Access to NOAA Paleoclimatology ice core data.

For more information, check out https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/data-access/paleoclimatology-data/datasets/ice-core.

Original datasets are available at:

RPCS

IceCoreData.getCarbonDioxideData(core: String, startyear: Number?, endyear: Number?)

Get CO2 in ppm (parts per million) by year from the ice core.

If startyear or endyear is provided, only measurements within the given range will be returned.

Arguments:

  • core: String info - Core to get data from
  • startyear: Number? info - first year of data to include
  • endyear: Number? info - last year of data to include

Returns: List info - the requested data

IceCoreData.getDataAvailability()

Get a table showing the amount of available data for each ice core.

Returns: List<Array> info - data availability table

IceCoreData.getDelta18OData(core: String, startyear: Number?, endyear: Number?)

Get delta-O-18 in per mil (parts per thousand) by year from the ice core.

If startyear or endyear is provided, only measurements within the given range will be returned.

Arguments:

  • core: String info - Ice core to get data from
  • startyear: Number? info - first year of data to include
  • endyear: Number? info - last year of data to include

Returns: List info - the requested data

IceCoreData.getDeuteriumData(core: String, startyear: Number?, endyear: Number?)

Get deuterium in per mil (parts per thousand) by year from the ice core.

If startyear or endyear is provided, only measurements within the given range will be returned.

Arguments:

  • core: String info - Ice core to get data from
  • startyear: Number? info - first year of data to include
  • endyear: Number? info - last year of data to include

Returns: List info - the requested data

IceCoreData.getIceCoreMetadata(core: String)

Get metadata about an ice core including statistics about the available data.

Arguments:

  • core: String info - Name of core to get metadata of

Returns: Object info - ice core metadata

IceCoreData.getIceCoreNames()

Get names of ice cores with data available.

Returns: List<String> info - list of ice core names

IceCoreData.getTemperatureData(core: String, startyear: Number?, endyear: Number?)

Get temperature difference in Celsius by year from the ice core.

If startyear or endyear is provided, only measurements within the given range will be returned.

Arguments:

  • core: String info - Ice core to get data from
  • startyear: Number? info - first year of data to include
  • endyear: Number? info - last year of data to include

Returns: List info - the requested data