OceanData

The OceanData service provides access to scientific ocean data including temperature and sea level.

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RPCS

OceanData.getDeepOceanTemp(startYear: Number?, endYear: Number?)

Get historical deep ocean temperatures in Celsius by year.

If startYear or endYear is provided, only measurements within the given range will be returned.

Arguments:

  • startYear: Number? (Number) - earliest year to include in results
  • endYear: Number? (Number) - latest year to include in results

Returns: List (List) - a list of deep ocean temperatures by year

OceanData.getOxygenRatio(startYear: Number?, endYear: Number?)

Get historical oxygen isotope ratio values by year.

If startYear or endYear is provided, only measurements within the given range will be returned.

Arguments:

  • startYear: Number? (Number) - earliest year to include in results
  • endYear: Number? (Number) - latest year to include in results

Returns: List (List) - a list of oxygen isotope ratios by year

OceanData.getSeaLevel(startYear: Number?, endYear: Number?)

Get historical sea level in meters by year.

If startYear or endYear is provided, only measurements within the given range will be returned.

Arguments:

  • startYear: Number? (Number) - earliest year to include in results
  • endYear: Number? (Number) - latest year to include in results

Returns: List (List) - a list of change in sea level (in meters) by year

OceanData.getSurfaceTemp(startYear: Number?, endYear: Number?)

Get historical surface ocean temperatures in Celsius by year.

If startYear or endYear is provided, only measurements within the given range will be returned.

Arguments:

  • startYear: Number? (Number) - earliest year to include in results
  • endYear: Number? (Number) - latest year to include in results

Returns: List (List) - a list of surface ocean temperatures by year