Sea Ice Extent – Day 218 – Probably Bad Data

The data I get has a field called Missing. It is usually 0. For day 218 it is not zero. But only in the South.

Probably bad data … or maybe the good data snuck out.

Global_Sea_Ice_Extent_Zoomed_2015_Day_218_1981-2010 Antarctic_Sea_Ice_Extent_Zoomed_2015_Day_218_1981-2010 Arctic_Sea_Ice_Extent_Zoomed_2015_Day_218_1981-2010

South / North



  1. Odd that both poles should jump like that, it certainly suggests that the data was not “Quality Controlled” before being issued.


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