Animation sea ice development

The development of sea ice is an important climate indicator. Some related animations of sea ice development in both hemispheres are available here. All corresponding data and figures are available in die dataportal.

Animation: Development of sea ice concentration in the Northern Hemisphere for February and September (monthly mean)

Animation: Development of sea ice concentration in the Southern Hemisphere for February and September (monthly mean)

Animation: Development of sea ice concentration for Arctic / Antarctic (yearly minimum)

Animation: development of sea ice concentration Arctic/ Antarctic (yearly maximum)

Animation: Development of sea ice thickness Arctic