Marine heatwaves

Detecting Marine Heatwaves With Sub-Optimal Data

Marine heatwaves (MHWs), or prolonged periods of anomalously warm sea water temperature, have been increasing in duration and intensity globally for decades. However, there are many coastal, oceanic, polar, and sub-surface regions where our ability …


An R package for the detection of heatwaves and cold-spells.

Detecting marine heatwaves with sub-optimal data

Research conducted on how sub-optimal a time series may be and still produce comparable marine heatwaves to an optimal time series.

Marine heatwave tracker

A daily updating web application for tracking the occurrence of marine heatwaves around the globe.

heatwaveR: A central algorithm for the detection of heatwaves and cold-spells