Long term persistence in the sea surface temperature fluctuations

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Monetti, Roberto A.; Havlin, Shlomo; Bunde, Armin;
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1016/S0378-4371(02)01662-X
  • Subject: Condensed Matter - Statistical Mechanics
    arxiv: Physics::Geophysics | Physics::Atmospheric and Oceanic Physics

We study the temporal correlations in the sea surface temperature (SST) fluctuations around the seasonal mean values in the Atlantic and Pacific oceans. We apply a method that systematically overcome possible trends in the data. We find that the SST persistence, charact... View more
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