EU Copernicus Marine Service current model hourly 1/12°


The Operational EU CMEMS global ocean analysis and forecast system at 1/12 degree is providing 10 days of 3D global ocean forecasts updated daily. The time series start on December 27, 2006 and is aggregated in time in order to reach a two full year’s time series sliding window. This product includes hourly mean surface fields for sea level height, temperature and currents.

Processing information:
The high resolution global analysis and forecasting system PSY4V3R1 uses version 3.1 of NEMO ocean model (Madec et al., 2008).

Sea surface height; Temperature
Eastward velocity; Northward velocity

Temporal coverage   
2017-03-29 to D+9
temporal resolution: 1hour

Geographical coverage
Latitude = -80.0/90.0; Longitude = -180/179.9

Vertical coverage
0 – 5500

Spatial resolution
0.08 degree (1/12 degree)

Update frequency

Mercator ocean for EU CMEMS

Data access