ECV Products and Requirements for Sea Surface Salinity
These products and requirements reflect the Implementation Plan 2016 (GCOS-200). GCOS is reviewing and will update the requirements until 2022. More information on: gcos.wmo.int.
|PRODUCT||DEFINITION||FREQ.||RESOLUTION||REQUIRED MEASUREMENT UNCERTAINTY||STABILITY||STANDARDS/ REFERENCES|
|SEA SURFACE SALINITY||Salinity of seawater,at or near the surface - Salinity is unitless, and is expressed with the suffix psu (practical salinity unit, PSS-78).||Hourly to monthly||1-100 km||0.01 psu||0.001 psu||See EOV Specification Sheet at www.goosocean.org/eov|