Average surface temperature of the earth is the combined temperature of the near-surface air temperature and the sea surface temperature. It is an important measured quantity in analyzing global climate change.
Information for Educators (DICCE Project)
- Environmental issues
- Agriculture issues
- Water cycle
- Energy cycle
- Weather forecast
- Global climate change
GES DISC Datasets
To access products that have a specific parameter, click the corresponding 'data access' links in the table below.
|Begin Date ||End Date ||Access ||Doc |
|Average Surface Temperature ||K ||GLDAS Model ||1979 ||present || ftp ||Y |
Other sources for data