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Sea Ice Index Daily and Monthly Image Viewer

Arctic- and Antarctic-wide changes in sea ice

Compare & Animate

Use the interactive tools below to compare sea ice trends and anomalies and to animate monthly extent, concentrations, anomalies, and trends.

Note that this page and the tools on it are undergoing website maintenance and may not be working at this time

Compare sea ice trends


 

Compare sea ice anomalies across time


Animate monthly extent, concentrations, anomalies, and trends

Note: There is a bug in the code for this animation that is causing it to fail to recognize when the animation should stop. Thus, when you get to the end of the animation, the image will disappear and the words "Sea Ice Image" will be in its place.


 

Hemisphere
 
Start Year
 
Start Month
 
Image
 
  Fixed Month Animations
  Auto Rewind at End

Sea Ice