The figure shows the annual mean monthly surface temperature and salinity values as well as a trend line making a systematic change in values over time visible.
The standard deviation of the individual monthly mean values indicates how much the individual daily values of the corresponding month scatter around the calculated average.
The red line with the number indicates the mean value of all monthly averages.
The station Kiel served as a test station for the construction of a measuring net with automatically registering measuring stations. Therefore, no usable data between 1970 and 1985 are available.
Station head side