The ESA SST CCI project has published a new version of its climate data records covering late 1981 to the end of 2016, available on ESA’s Open Data Portal.

Moreover, an extension in time (interim CDR) is routinely available from the Copernicus Climate Change Service or the Copernicus Marine Environment Monitoring Service.

Details of the datasets, including information about how to use, cite and describe the datasets, are summarised in a paper in Nature's journal Scientific Data (